Elizabeth (soundtrack)

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Soundtrack album by David Hirschfelder
Released 1998
Genre Soundtrack
Label Gramercy Records
David Hirschfelder chronology
The Interview
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Elizabeth is the original soundtrack of the 1998 Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning film Elizabeth starring Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, Christopher Eccleston, Richard Attenborough and Joseph Fiennes. The original score was composed by David Hirschfelder.

The album won the BAFTA Award for Best Film Music and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Dramatic Score (lost to the score of the film La vita è bella).

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Track listing[edit]

No. Title Duration Notes
1 Elizabeth : Overture 4:44
2 Love Theme - Arrest 3:08
3 Tonight I Think I Die 4:22
4 Walsingham 2:05
5 Night Of The Long Knives 4:12 adapted from a composition by William Byrd
6 Coronation Banquet 6:34
7 Love Theme 1:48
8 Aftermath 5:19
9 Parliament 4:08
10 Rondes 4:32
11 Conspiracy 3:21
12 Ballard 3:53
13 One Mistress, No Master 4:25
14 Nimrod 4:30 from Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar (Soprano - Kim Wheeler)
15 Requiem 5:10 by Mozart (Soprano - Kim Wheeler)
Total Time 62:11
Preceded by
Romeo + Juliet
BAFTA Award for Best Film Music
Succeeded by
American Beauty