Morricone’s Westerns

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Music by one of the most acclaimed film composers of all time, Ennio Morricone. We’ll listen to some of the scores for which he’s best-known to US audiences, scores to westerns including The Good, the Bad and the Ugly , A Fistful of Dollars, and Once Upon a Time in the West.

Music highlighted in this episode

Main Title from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly,

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

Capitol 98621

1966

Overture from The Professionals

Maurice Jarre

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 5012

1966

Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Burt Bacharach

Boston Pops Orchestranic

Deutsche Grammophon 477 6124

1969

Rooster and Le Boeuf from True Grit

Elmer Bernstein

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1202

1969

Overture from A Fistful of Dollars

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1964

A Fistful of Dollars from A Fistful of Dollars

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1964

Sixty Seconds to What from For A Few Dollars More

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1965

A Gringo Like Me from Gunfight At Red Sands

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1963

Guns Don't Argue from Guns Don't Argue,

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1964

Overture from Guns For San Sebastian

Ennio Morricone

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1202

1968

Music from Two Mules For Sister Sara

Ennio Morricone

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1057

1970

Almost Dead from A Fistful of Dollars

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1964

The Vice of Killing from For a Few Dollars More

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1964

A Fistful of Dollars from A Fistful of Dollars

Ennio Morricone

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1057

1964

For A Few Dollars More and Goodbye, Colonel from For A Few Dollars More

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1965

Main Title from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

Capitol 98621

1966

Ectasy of Gold and Finale (The Trio) from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

Capitol 98621

1966

Once Upon A Time In The West from Once Upon a Time in the West

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1968

Man with a Harmonica, from Once Upon a Time in the West

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1968

Jill's America from Once Upon a Time in the West

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack

RCA 9974

1968

Throne Room from Star Wars

John Williams

London Symphony Orchestra

Sony 51333

1977

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