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Comments about the soundtrack for The Golden Compass (Alexandre Desplat)

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Excellent score... and here's an even longer review
• Posted by: Michael McLennan   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2008, at 3:53 p.m.
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Though the points made may seem familiar, the below has some soundclips identifying some of the themes:

http://www.cinemusic.net/2007/12/27/the-golden-compass/

Just a note: I somewhat perpetuated the misconception that 'Serafina Pekkala' had a 'theme' of her own. As Desplat has sinced clarified in interview - and as a viewing of the film will clearly demonstrate - this is a heroic theme for Lyra herself.



Alternate review @ cinemusic.net





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