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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings

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'''The Return of the King: The Complete Recordings''' is a deluxe five-disc soundtrack for [[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]] by [[Howard Shore]] and released by Reprise/WMG Soundtracks. The set contains 3 hours and 50 minutes of music on four CDs. New artwork, packaging, and liner notes by [[Doug Adams]] will be included. Disc 5 is a DVD containing the entire four CDs in surround sound.
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| image= [[Image:The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings.jpg|250px]]
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| title= The Return of the King: The Complete Recordings
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| type= Soundtrack
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| artist= [[Howard Shore]]
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| released=20 November 2007
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| genre=Instrumental
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| length=229:17
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| language=English
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| label=[[Wikipedia:Reprise Records|Reprise]]
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It was released on [[20 November|November 20]]th, [[2007]].
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'''The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings''' is a multi-disc set of music composed by [[Howard Shore]] which includes the entire soundtrack from the [[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Special Extended DVD Edition|extended edition]] of [[Peter Jackson|Peter Jackson's]] [[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]. Artwork, packaging, and companions notes, ''The Annotated Score'' by [[Doug Adams]], are also included in the set. <ref name="Amazon">[http://www.amazon.com/ ''www.amazon.com''], [http://www.amazon.com/Lord-Rings-Return-Complete-Recordings/dp/B000V6BE6M "The Lord Of The Rings: The Return of the King (The Complete Recordings)"] (retrieved 21 July 2011)</ref>
==Performers==
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London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Voices, The London Oratory School Schola featuring vocal performances by [[Annie Lennox]], Renée Fleming, Sissel, Ben Del Maestro and cast members [[Billy Boyd]], [[Liv Tyler]], [[Viggo Mortensen]], and [[Dominic Monaghan]]. The score also features solos performed by renowned flautist Sir James Galway.
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==Track Listing==
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==Contents==
 
===Disc 1===
 
===Disc 1===
 
# [[Roots and Beginnings]] (6:31)
 
# [[Roots and Beginnings]] (6:31)
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# [[The Eyes of the White Tower]] (4:33)
 
# [[The Eyes of the White Tower]] (4:33)
 
# [[A Coronel of Silver]] (8:26)
 
# [[A Coronel of Silver]] (8:26)
# [[The Lighting of the Beacon]] (9:03)
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# [[The Lighting of the Beacon]] (9:03)<ref name="TROTKCR">''[http://www.lordoftherings-soundtrack.com lordoftherings-soundtrack.com]'', "[http://www.lordoftherings-soundtrack.com The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings]" (retrieved 21 July 2011)</ref>
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===Disc 2===
 
===Disc 2===
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# [[The Siege of Gondor (song)|The Siege of Gondor]] (9:01)
 
# [[The Siege of Gondor (song)|The Siege of Gondor]] (9:01)
 
# [[Shelob's Lair (song)|Shelob's Lair]] (8:53)
 
# [[Shelob's Lair (song)|Shelob's Lair]] (8:53)
# [[Merry's Simple Courage]] (2:08)
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# [[Merry's Simple Courage]] (2:08)<ref name="TROTKCR" />
  
 
===Disc 3===
 
===Disc 3===
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# [[The Land of Shadow (song)|The Land of Shadow]] (6:29)
 
# [[The Land of Shadow (song)|The Land of Shadow]] (6:29)
 
# [[The Mouth of Sauron (song)|The Mouth of Sauron]] (8:15)
 
# [[The Mouth of Sauron (song)|The Mouth of Sauron]] (8:15)
# [["For Frodo"]] (3:16)
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# [["For Frodo"]] (3:16)<ref name="TROTKCR" />
  
 
===Disc 4===
 
===Disc 4===
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# [[Elanor (song)|Elanor]] (1:27)
 
# [[Elanor (song)|Elanor]] (1:27)
 
# [[Days of the Ring]] (11:09)
 
# [[Days of the Ring]] (11:09)
# [[Bilbo's Song]] (2:57)
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# [[Bilbo's Song]] (2:57)<ref name="TROTKCR" />
  
 
===Disc 5===
 
===Disc 5===
Disc 5 is a DVD which contains the entire score in high quality surround sound.
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Disc 5 is a DVD which contains the entire score in high quality surround sound.<ref name="TROTKCR" />
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.lordoftherings-soundtrack.com/ Official website]
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* [http://www.lordoftherings-soundtrack.com/ Official Soundtrack Website]
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** [http://www.lordoftherings-soundtrack.com/ttt_annotated_score.pdf Annotated Score for ''The Fellowship of the Ring'']
 
* [http://www.marketwire.com/mw/release.do?id=768925 Press Release]
 
* [http://www.marketwire.com/mw/release.do?id=768925 Press Release]
 
===Reviews===
 
 
*[http://www.tracksounds.com/reviews/lord_rings_return_king_complete_recordings_howard_shore.htm 10/10 at TrackSound.com]
 
*[http://www.tracksounds.com/reviews/lord_rings_return_king_complete_recordings_howard_shore.htm 10/10 at TrackSound.com]
  

Revision as of 01:34, 21 July 2011

The name The Return of the King refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see The Return of the King (disambiguation).
The Return of the King: The Complete Recordings
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Soundtrack by Howard Shore
Released20 November 2007
GenreInstrumental
Length229:17
LanguageEnglish
LabelReprise

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - The Complete Recordings is a multi-disc set of music composed by Howard Shore which includes the entire soundtrack from the extended edition of Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Artwork, packaging, and companions notes, The Annotated Score by Doug Adams, are also included in the set. [1]

Contents

Contents

Disc 1

  1. Roots and Beginnings (6:31)
  2. Journey to the Crossroads (2:17)
  3. The Road to Isengard (2:18)
  4. The Foot of Orthanc (4:44)
  5. Return to Edoras (1:51)
  6. The Chalice Passed (1:50)
  7. The Green Dragon (0:34)
  8. Gollum's Villany (2:10)
  9. Eowyn's Dream (1:24)
  10. The Palantir (3:10)
  11. Flight from Edoras (2:18)
  12. The Grace of Undomiel (6:21)
  13. The Eyes of the White Tower (4:33)
  14. A Coronel of Silver (8:26)
  15. The Lighting of the Beacon (9:03)[2]


Disc 2

  1. Osgiliath Invaded (8:47)
  2. The Stairs of Cirith Ungol (2:40)
  3. Allegiance to Denethor (3:19)
  4. The Sacrifice of Farimir (4:08)
  5. The Parting of Sam and Frodo (4:04)
  6. Marshalling at Dunharrow (4:56)
  7. Anduril-Flame of the West (3:27)
  8. The Passing of the Grey Company (4:12)
  9. Dwimorberg- The Haunted Mountain (2:26)
  10. Master Meriadoc, Swordthain (1:39)
  11. The Paths of the Dead (6:22)
  12. The Siege of Gondor (9:01)
  13. Shelob's Lair (8:53)
  14. Merry's Simple Courage (2:08)[2]

Disc 3

  1. Grond - The Hammer of the Underworld (1:32)
  2. Shelob the Great (5:12)
  3. The Tomb of the Stewards (3:58)
  4. The Battle of Pelennor Fields (4:10)
  5. The Pyre of Denethor (2:59)
  6. The Mumakil (0:57)
  7. Dernhelm in Battle (2:06)
  8. "A Far Green Country" (1:27)
  9. Shieldmaiden of Rohan (5:07)
  10. The Passing of Theoden (2:16)
  11. The Houses of Healing (2:58)
  12. The Tower of Cirith (4:41)
  13. The Last Debate (4:21)
  14. The Land of Shadow (6:29)
  15. The Mouth of Sauron (8:15)
  16. "For Frodo" (3:16)[2]

Disc 4

  1. Mount Doom (4:09)
  2. The Crack of Doom (4:01)
  3. The Eagles (2:23)
  4. The Fellowship Reunited (12:18)
  5. Journey to the Grey Havens (7:34)
  6. Elanor (1:27)
  7. Days of the Ring (11:09)
  8. Bilbo's Song (2:57)[2]

Disc 5

Disc 5 is a DVD which contains the entire score in high quality surround sound.[2]

External links

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