The Ides of March [Original Score]

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composer Alexandre Desplat provides director/star George Clooney's political drama The Ides of March with the appropriate gravitas, crafting a taut, emotional score that manages a deft balance of atmosphere and melody, blending traditional orchestral cues with late-night chamber music peppered with hints of jazz. With The Ides of March, Desplat manages to infuse the aristocratic feel of his work on The King's Speech and The Queen with a patina of soldierly Americana, trading in booming timpanis for military snares and stoic French horns for lonesome trumpets.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
Composer Alexandre Desplat provides director/star George Clooney's political drama The Ides of March with the appropriate gravitas, crafting a taut, emotional score that manages a deft balance of atmosphere and melody, blending traditional orchestral cues with late-night chamber music peppered with hints of jazz. With The Ides of March, Desplat manages to infuse the aristocratic feel of his work on The King's Speech and The Queen with a patina of soldierly Americana, trading in booming timpanis for military snares and stoic French horns for lonesome trumpets.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/6/2011
  • Label: Varese Sarabande
  • UPC: 030206712322
  • Catalog Number: 067123
  • Sales rank: 85,301

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Ides of March (2:03)
  2. 2 Undercurrents (3:51)
  3. 3 Behind the Flag (1:46)
  4. 4 Paranoia (1:26)
  5. 5 The Candidate (4:09)
  6. 6 Molly's Solitude (3:52)
  7. 7 Doubt (2:04)
  8. 8 Molly (2:27)
  9. 9 Zara vs. Duffy (2:20)
  10. 10 The Intern (2:01)
  11. 11 Stephen Meyers (1:14)
  12. 12 The Betrayal (2:14)
  13. 13 Lobbying (4:44)
  14. 14 Fired (1:47)
  15. 15 The Campaign (2:39)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Alexandre Desplat Primary Artist, Conductor
London Symphony Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Ralph Salmins Drums
David Hartley Piano
Stephanie Gonley Concert Master
Vincent Segal Electric Cello
Technical Credits
Robert Townson Executive Producer
Patricia Sullivan Mastering
Andrew Dudman Engineering
Alexandre Desplat Composer, Producer, Orchestration
Nicolas Charron Orchestration
Xavier Forcioli Programming
Sylvain Morizet Orchestration
Gordon Davidson Pro-Tools
Jean-Pascal Beintus Orchestration
Sam Okell Engineering
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