Eternity and a Day (soundtrack)

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Eternity and a Day
Eternity and a Day (Soundtrack).jpg
Soundtrack album by Eleni Karaindrou
Released 1998
Recorded March and April 1998
Genre Film music
Length 40:47
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Eleni Karaindrou chronology
Rosa, Wandering
(1996)
Eternity and a Day
(1998)
Trojan Women
(2001)

Eternity and a Day is a soundtrack album by Greek composer Eleni Karaindrou featuring music for the film Eternity and a Day by Theodoros Angelopoulos recorded in 1998 and released on the ECM New Series label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Steve Huey awarded the album 4 stars stating "Impressively, the music stands well on its own, apart from the context of the film; that's the sign of a well-composed soundtrack".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Eleni Karaindrou except as indicated
  1. "Hearing the Time" - 3:08
  2. "By the Sea" - 1:47
  3. "Eternity Theme" - 2:18
  4. "Parting A" - 1:31
  5. "Depart and Eternity Theme" - 4:02
  6. "Borders" - 2:41
  7. "Wedding Dance" (Traditional) - 1:28
  8. "Parting B" - 1:30
  9. "To a Dead Friend" - 4:34
  10. "Eternity Theme (Variation I)" - 1:48
  11. "Depart and Eternity Theme (Variation I)" - 3:02
  12. "Bus - Part I" - 1:08
  13. "Depart and Eternity Theme (Variation II)" - 6:50
  14. "Bus - Part II" - 0:56
  15. "Trio and Eternity Theme" - 2:12
  16. "The Poet" - 3:04
  17. "Depart and Eternity Theme (Variation III)" - 2:34
  18. "Depart" - 1:57
  • Recorded at Athens Concert Hall in March and April 1998.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ECM discography accessed November 17, 2011
  2. ^ a b Huey, S. Allmusic Review accessed November 17, 2011