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I understand what your saying...

Curunír
The Shire


Jan 12 2013, 4:33am


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I understand what your saying... [In reply to] Can't Post

...but I guess for a standard audience, cues from the film just strung together chronologically from the film would be rather tedious.

The soundtrack is a different beast from a film. You need to be able to play it for what it is, without any images, so it needs to flow with it's own narrative and shape which is why they are like suites of the music which need to stand as entertainment in their own right.

It doesn't bother me that there are some differences from the film (though I don't agree with some other about the degree of differences), the soundtrack was locked way before the film, and hey - now we have two representations which is always better than one.

Subject User Time
A small criticism of The Hobbit Soundtrack (and film soundtracks in general) Radagast-Aiwendil Send a private message to Radagast-Aiwendil Jan 11 2013, 10:10pm
    Ehhhh LordotRings93 Send a private message to LordotRings93 Jan 11 2013, 11:48pm
    I understand what your saying... Curunír Send a private message to Curunír Jan 12 2013, 4:33am
    Actually, the problem is the other way around (I think) Earl Send a private message to Earl Jan 12 2013, 6:07am
        I don't even understand the title of the soundtrack hutch Send a private message to hutch Jan 13 2013, 12:56am
            It doesn't claim to be for the extended edition FlyingSerkis Send a private message to FlyingSerkis Jan 13 2013, 12:27pm
    Complete recordings herzogian Send a private message to herzogian Jan 12 2013, 9:09am
        Yes I have the complete recordings, and love them for exactly that reason// Radagast-Aiwendil Send a private message to Radagast-Aiwendil Jan 12 2013, 9:27am
    The Necromancer chris10112 Send a private message to chris10112 Jan 13 2013, 12:08am
        Please tell me there is something similar for hutch Send a private message to hutch Jan 13 2013, 12:51am
            Here you go: FlyingSerkis Send a private message to FlyingSerkis Jan 13 2013, 12:20pm
                N/A hutch Send a private message to hutch Jan 13 2013, 3:26pm
                    Doug Adams has spoken about it FlyingSerkis Send a private message to FlyingSerkis Jan 13 2013, 5:55pm

 
 
 

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