'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy soundtrack set for six LP | The Music Universe

Available from Rhino on November 30th

The Lord the Rings trilogy stays one most profitable movies in cinematic historical past. Based on the favored J.R.R. Tolkien novel the identical title, The Lord the Rings was directed by Peter Jackson and encompasses a rating composed by Howard Shore. The trilogy earned a complete 17 Academy Awards, together with three for music. Beyond essential acclaim, the music from the movies additionally loved large industrial success, collectively promoting over seven million albums.

Following the latest deluxe units that featured The Complete Recording from every movie, Rhino will introduce a limited-edition set that features the unique soundtracks to all three movies. The Lord Of The Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy Soundtrack might be launched on November 30th as a 6 LP boxed set. The 180-gram restricted version LPs might be housed in a collector’s field that has a leather-style backbone.

The music for all three movies was composed, orchestrated and performed by Howard Shore. His music was carried out by the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, with contributions from two choirs: London Voices and London Oratory School Schola.

The Fellowship the Ring soundtrack was licensed platinum within the U.S. alone, and bought extraordinarily nicely all over the world. It received the Academy Award for Best Original Score, in addition to the Grammy for Best Score Soundtrack Album. It consists of two authentic songs written and carried out by Enya: “May It Be” and “Aníron (Theme for Aragorn and Arwen).”

The Two Towers soundtrack was licensed gold within the U.S., the U.Okay. and Canada and received the Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack Album.

The Return the King soundtrack was licensed gold within the U.S. and the U.Okay. and received two Academy Awards for Best Original Score and for Best Original Song with “Into the West” carried out by Annie Lennox; two Golden Globe Awards for Best Original Score and Song; and two Grammy Awards for Best Score Soundtrack Album and Song Written for a Motion Picture.