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Comments about the soundtrack for The Dark Knight Rises (Hans Zimmer/Various)

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Re: Who is this reviewer?
• Posted by: Hyun21K   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at 10:25 a.m.
• IP Address: pool-71-106-235-80.lsanca.dsl-w.verizon.net
• In Response to: Re: Who is this reviewer? (Corey)

> Ok, yes, as accompaniment figures, that is true. You can even hear this in
> the Hobbit trailer music.

> Also true, but I think a lot of people miss the other instruments playing
> in unison with the strings (commonly woodwinds). Doug Adams talks about
> this in his book about the music. A lot of it sounds like strings, but
> there are actually several instruments across the orchestra making up a
> single chord. It's what gives the LOTR scores such a unique tone, even
> when they're playing something very simple. That's also what makes them
> heavily orchestrated.

Thank you for your response, that was exactly what I meant!




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