Quartet Records presents a new, remastered edition of two Ennio Morricone scores from 1969/1970, written for movies featuring strong female protagonists. The 20-page full-color booklet features many illustrations and a detailed discussion of both scores by Gergely Hubai, who also provides track by- track analyses for these masterful works.
Ennio Morricone is an Italian composer, orchestrator and conductor, who has written music for more than 500 motion pictures and television series, as well as contemporary and modern classical works. His scores have been included in over forty award-winning films. In a career lasting over six decades, he composed some of the most recognizable film scores in cinematic history.
2008 fifteen CD set, the most complete anthology ever from the Italian master composer, released to coincide with the maestro's 80th birthday. This 15 disc set includes only original versions of his best works grouped into seven different categories, all selected by Morricone himself. The discs include: Music For Cinema (nine CDs containing 168 of his best themes in chronological order), Music For Television (two CDs containing 38 themes), Contemporary Classical Music (one CD containing 18 tracks), Original Songs (one CD containing 18 songs he composed for well-known Pop artists), Orchestral Arrangements (one CD containing 16 of his best arrangements) and Hit Song Arrangements (one CD containing 16 Pop hits he arranged in the '60s for Italian artists including rarities, remixes and more).
The splendid OST by Ennio Morricone for "THE RED TENT", film directed in 1969 by the Russian director Mikhail Kalatozov and produced by Franco Cristaldi. An unforgettable score from an unforgettable movie starring Sean Connery, Peter Finch, Claudia Cardinale, Hardy Krüger, Mario Adorf, Massimo Girotti, Luigi Vannucchi.