> For you, maybe it's a waste of money. For a lot of less experienced
> collectors, many compilations are very valuable. Some compilations do seem
> a little like a waste of time (Say, a "John William's Greatest
> Hits" cd or something), but the "Alien" scores are not
> overwhelmingly popular. This can provide the best tracks to someone who
> doesn't want all the complete scores, or give a good taste of the music to
> someone who isn't sure whether to dig deeper.