Sorcerer (soundtrack)

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Sorcerer
Soundtrack album by Tangerine Dream
Released 1977
Recorded 1976
Genre Electronic music
Progressive rock
Length 43.52
Label MCA
Tangerine Dream chronology
Stratosfear
(1976)
Sorcerer
(1977)
Encore
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Sorcerer (1977) is a soundtrack album by the German band Tangerine Dream for the film Sorcerer. It reached No.25 on the UK Albums Chart in a 7-week run, to become Tangerine Dream's third biggest seller in the UK.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Edgar Froese, Christopher Franke, Peter Baumann.. 

No. Title Length
1. "Main Title"   5:28
2. "Search"   2:54
3. "The Call"   1:57
4. "Creation"   5:00
5. "Vengeance"   5:32
6. "The Journey"   2:00
7. "Grind"   3:01
8. "Rain Forest"   2:30
9. "Abyss"   7:04
10. "The Mountain Road"   1:53
11. "Impressions Of Sorcerer"   2:55
12. "Betrayal (Sorcerer Theme)"   3:38

Singles[edit]

  • "Betrayal" – "Grind"
  • "Grind" – "Betrayal"
  • "Grind" – "Impressions Of Sorcerer"

Personnel[edit]

Additional facts[edit]

William Friedkin, the director of the movie, has stated that if he had been exposed to Tangerine Dream before scoring his movie The Exorcist that he would have asked them to score that picture as well.[3] The theme 'Betrayal' can also be heard in the trailer for The Warriors.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allan, Mark. Sorcerer - Tangerine Dream at AllMusic
  2. ^ Berling, Michael (3 August 2014). "Sorcerer". Voices in the Net. 
  3. ^ Tangerine Dream. Sorcerer (LP).