236 The Music of The LOTR Films/Rarities Archive

The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films - Dust Jacket

The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films – Dust Jacket

A “Rarities Archive” CD was  packaged with the book, The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films: A Comprehensive Account of Howard Shore’s Scores, by Doug Adams (Alfred Music, 2010. ISBN 0739071572). The CD has 22 tracks – 20 music pieces and a 2-part conversation between composer Howard Shore and author Doug Adams. This extensive volume of 401 pages was released October 5, 2010.

Book Table of Contents

Foreword (Howard Shore)

Introduction (Fran Walsh)

Prologue

Themes

The Annotated Score

  • The Fellowship of the Ring
  • The Two Towers
  • The Return of the King

The Recording Sessions

Epilogue

Appendices

Indices

The Lord of the Rings: The Rarities Archive

The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films - packaged CD of "The Rarities Archive"

The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films – packaged CD of “The Rarities Archive”

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“The Rarities Archive” from The Music of The Lord of the Rings Films

CD Contents

The Fellowship of the Ring

  1. Prologue: One Ring to Rule Them All (Alternate) (5:57)
  2. The Shire/The Hobbits (Mock-up) (2:00)
  3. Out From Bree (Theatrical Version & Alternate) (4:04)
  4. Flight to the Ford (Alternate) (4:04)
  5. Moria (Mock-Up) (1:45)
  6. The Fighting Uruk-hai (Alternate) (1:47)
  7. The Argonath (Alternate) (2:18)

The Two Towers

  1. Gwenwin in în (“Arwen’s Song” Alternate/Mock-Up) (2:02)
  2. Arwen’s Song (Complete) (2:11)
  3. Emyn Muil (Alternate) (3:24)
  4. The Rohan Fanfare (Mock-up) (3:09)
  5. The Eaves of Fangorn (Alternate) (5:29)
  6. The Ent Theme (Mock-up) (2:01)

The Return of the King

  1. The Return of the King Trailer (2:35)
  2. The Gondor Theme (Mock-up) (2:19)
  3. The Muster of Rohan (Alternate) (6:44)
  4. The Siege of Gondor (Alternate) (3:13)
  5. Shieldmaiden of Rohan (Theatrical Version) (2:01)
  6. Sammath Naur (Alternate) (8:53)
  7. Frodo’s Song (“Into the West” Alternate/Mock-up) (2:23)
  8. Elanor (Alternate) (1:30)

Howard Shore & Doug Adams

  1. In Conversation (Part 1) (5:06)
  2. In Conversation (Part 2) (4:28)