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Posted by: sue
July 03, 2009, 07:56 PM

For weeks now we've been reporting on previews and clips of the upcoming soundtrack to Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Tonight, Fandango.com has a press preview video online of a behind the scenes look at the rehearsal and recording of the score to HBP composed by Nicholas Hooper. At this link,  (scroll down to press kit 3:27) you can see the musicians at work, and hear some of the lovely "The Opening" piece of music. Enjoy! The soundtrack for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will be released July 14.

Thanks to Fandango.com and Carrie!

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18 Comments

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144 Points

sounds aewsome!

Posted by hermiones on July 04, 2009, 12:09 AM report to moderator
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i can’t wait to owe it! :)

Posted by hermyone*ROAR* on July 04, 2009, 12:27 AM report to moderator
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439 Points

It’s really amazing how much work goes into these thing’s.

Posted by CandyCane2304 on July 04, 2009, 12:52 AM report to moderator
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682 Points

Series movies always have better soundtracks. (Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter.)

Posted by prettygypsy2007 on July 04, 2009, 02:36 AM report to moderator
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Oh, I’ll go look at this in a little while. Sounds neat!

Posted by Lucia Meadows on July 04, 2009, 04:37 AM report to moderator
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I love it!

Posted by The Hollow on July 04, 2009, 04:42 AM report to moderator
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first

Posted by hermiones on July 04, 2009, 12:12 PM report to moderator
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144 Points

yay lol

Posted by hermiones on July 04, 2009, 12:12 PM report to moderator
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22044 Points

cool!!! sounds great!!!

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I heard this earlier today. It’s absolutely brilliant and it gives me chills! I love how it starts off with Hedwig’s theme and then transforms into something slightly romantic and sad and then it gets into the drums…it’s AMAZING!! I love it! I really hope they put it on the dvd!

Posted by cghambright on July 04, 2009, 12:37 PM report to moderator
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3048 Points

I cannot wait to listen to the full soundtrack!

Posted by Kirk on July 04, 2009, 02:30 PM report to moderator
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Very nice…

Posted by Won_Two on July 04, 2009, 03:13 PM report to moderator
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This is my language right here!!!!!! us musicians love this kind of stuff!!!!! thank you for posting!

Posted by laura399 {WBM} on July 04, 2009, 09:02 PM report to moderator
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Cool!

Posted by blackravens on July 04, 2009, 10:21 PM report to moderator
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I wish they used more original music in the newest films, MORE hedwigs theme is needed, that is the original music to the series and it needs to be heard! not just this tiny piddly bit of it at the start! because that music is the essence of the movies!!!!!!! GAH

Posted by wpm.hpl on July 05, 2009, 03:19 AM report to moderator
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