Three Colors: Blue (soundtrack)

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Three Colors: Blue
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Film score by Zbigniew Preisner
Released December 7, 1993
Genre Soundtrack, classical
Length40:35
Label Virgin
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Three Colors: Blue (Bleu: Bande Originale Du Film) is the soundtrack album to the award-winning film Three Colors: Blue , with music composed by Zbigniew Preisner. The music is performed by the Sinfonia Varsovia (Beata Rybotycka, Elżbieta Towarnicka, Jacek Ostaszewski, Konrad Mastyło, Silesian Filharmonic Choir, Sinfonia Varsovia, Wojciech Michniewski - conductor). [1]

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Contents

Track listing

  1. Song for the Unification of Europe (Patrice's Version) – 5:13
  2. Van Den Budenmayer-Funeral Music (Winds) – 2:02
  3. Julie-Glimpses of Burial – 0:30
  4. Reprise-First Appearance – 0:34
  5. The Battle of Carnival and Lent – 0:56
  6. Reprise-Julie with Olivier – 0:49
  7. Ellipsis 1 – 0:20
  8. First Flute – 0:50
  9. Julie-In Her New Apartment – 1:45
  10. Reprise-Julie on the Stairs – 1:05
  11. Second Flute – 1:16
  12. Ellipsis 2 – 0:20
  13. Van Den Budenmayer-Funeral Music (Organ) – 1:59
  14. Van Den Budenmayer-Funeral Music (Full Orchestra) – 1:47
  15. The Battle of Carnival and Lent II – 0:42
  16. Reprise-Flute (Closing Credits Version) – 2:19
  17. Ellipsis 3 – 0:22
  18. Olivier's Theme-Piano – 0:36
  19. Olivier & Julie-Trial Composition – 2:01
  20. Olivier's Theme-Finale – 1:38
  21. Bolero-Trailer For 'Red' Film – 1:08
  22. Song For The Unification Of Europe (Julie's Version) (Film) – 6:48
  23. Closing Credits – 2:04
  24. Reprise-Organ – 1:09
  25. Bolero-'Red' Film – 1:28

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Three Colors: Red is the soundtrack album to the award-winning film Three Colors: Red, with music composed by Zbigniew Preisner. The music is performed by the Sinfonia Varsovia.

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