The Borgias [Original Score 2011]

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Series creator Neil Jordan and Showtime were wise to snag Tudors' composer Trevor Morris for their historical fiction series The Borgias. Like The Tudors, The Borgias was set amidst a backdrop of political, religious, and sexual intrigue in the 15th century. Morris once again displays a deft hand at blending period music with the orchestral, electronic flourishes of the 21st century. Comprised of mostly incidental music (of the 38 tracks, only four break the three-minute mark), the soundtrack for The Borgias' first season makes for a surprisingly cohesive listen, due in part to the composer's smooth transitions and gift for melodic melodrama. A spoiler alert ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Series creator Neil Jordan and Showtime were wise to snag Tudors' composer Trevor Morris for their historical fiction series The Borgias. Like The Tudors, The Borgias was set amidst a backdrop of political, religious, and sexual intrigue in the 15th century. Morris once again displays a deft hand at blending period music with the orchestral, electronic flourishes of the 21st century. Comprised of mostly incidental music (of the 38 tracks, only four break the three-minute mark), the soundtrack for The Borgias' first season makes for a surprisingly cohesive listen, due in part to the composer's smooth transitions and gift for melodic melodrama. A spoiler alert for potential Borgias viewers, don't read the track listings, unless you want to know if "Cesare and Ursula Make Love," "Juan and Sancia Have Sex," or "Rovere Finds a Body in His Bed."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/14/2011
  • Label: Varese Sarabande
  • UPC: 030206709124
  • Catalog Number: 067091
  • Sales rank: 73,785

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Trevor Morris Primary Artist
Craig Eastman Electric Violin
Laurie Ann Haus Vocals
Michael Levine Violin
Technical Credits
Robert Townson Executive Producer
Patricia Sullivan Fourstar Mastering
Trevor Morris Composer, Liner Notes, Score Producer
Phil McGowan Score Producer
Steven Richard Davis Score Producer
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