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Some Details about "Deathly Hallows: Part 1" Soundtrack Released

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Posted by: Mel
September 24, 2010, 09:21 PM

Conrad Pope, film composer and orchestrator, has updated his Facebook with comments on the "Deathly Hallows: Part 1" soundtrack:

Just finished the first week with the LSO of recording Alexandre Desplat’s score to “HP7”. Harry Potter now occupies a new musical universe. For Lovegood AD has written a charming, “groovin’” theme. Dobby, too, is given a new “voice”. The emotional music reaches its climax in Ron’s speech in the “wilderness” where the poetry of AD conveys the emotion in a single chord’s voicing. Stay tuned.

The soundtrack will be released on November 16th. Thanks very much to UniversHarryPotter for the tip!

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42 Comments

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I’m first yay (I hope)!!!

And i’m not into the soundtrack that much!!!

Posted by sessionka oom4 CW on September 24, 2010, 09:47 PM report to moderator
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994 Points

Ahh.. can’t WAIT for this. :D
Especially Ron’s speech.. and Dobby’s death. >_<

Posted by Promote Elfish Welfare [*SQUEE*] on September 24, 2010, 10:04 PM report to moderator
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It sounds great! I love soundtracks from films and tv shows and will definitely be getting this before i see DH.

Posted by Vicki_The_House_Elf *ROAR* ϟ on September 24, 2010, 10:06 PM report to moderator
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<3 soundtracks! Cant wait for this one! :D

Posted by ϟ☮Sindi a.k.a Remy [ROAR!!]☮ϟ on September 24, 2010, 10:14 PM report to moderator
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Yay soundtrack!!!!

Posted by ksddancer... ROAR!!!!!!! on September 24, 2010, 10:21 PM report to moderator
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Eloquent

Posted by taoist1 on September 24, 2010, 11:13 PM report to moderator
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Yay! :D I can’t wait for this to come out!

Posted by nargles, oh my! on September 24, 2010, 11:37 PM report to moderator
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884 Points

yayayayay!!!!!!! accio november!!

Posted by Mudblood_and_proud on September 24, 2010, 11:50 PM report to moderator
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I LOVE LOVE AD! All his works are brilliant! I know I WILL LOVE this one more than any of his other scores!

Posted by Maxtina Potter (Aty) on September 25, 2010, 01:51 AM report to moderator
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“Dobby, too, is given a new “voice”.”
Is that really necessary? John Williams gave Dobby a beautiful theme. Sigh. :(

I really hope Williams returns for Part 2.

Posted by MrPlinkett on September 25, 2010, 02:00 AM report to moderator
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John Williams is back for part two! :)
I really hope the last piece of music we hear is ‘Hedwigs Theme’, thats how the films started and i think it would have a beautiful symmetry if thats how it all ends. There is no other piece of music that makes me think of magic more than that theme does.

Posted by Vicki_The_House_Elf *ROAR* ϟ on September 25, 2010, 02:12 AM report to moderator
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i’m nervous about hearing it, but i’m interested in what he comes up with.
i really hope they use “leaving hogwarts” (from CoS) at the end of part II !

Posted by emilykirstyn on September 25, 2010, 02:19 AM report to moderator
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Exactly! When I read the epilogue William’s ‘Leaving Hogwarts’ theme played in my head and I started tearing up lol. I totally agree, there needs to be a score that tells the story through themes.

Posted by MrPlinkett on September 25, 2010, 02:21 AM report to moderator
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When I read The Prince’s Tale, where they’re getting on the Hogwarts Express, I hear the same theme as when Harry’s starting out, but perhaps with a different orchestration.

Posted by Valeria-Johanna on September 25, 2010, 02:27 AM report to moderator
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I really hope that in DH Part 2 Snape gets as good a farewell theme as Dumbledore did in HBP.

Posted by Valeria-Johanna on September 25, 2010, 02:29 AM report to moderator
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