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Well, for starters, the HAN SOLO theme Williams wrote is kind of...well...meh....<br><br>And I can see where Powell had to incorporate the original Star Wars and some Empire themes....Asteroid Field being one of them.<br><br>I just kinda hoped Powell would adapt Asteroid Field into something more than whatever the hell butchery happened here....Whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa! When was there a flute in this score?? I just noticed there's a credit for a flute soloist, and I've listened to this score several times and never noticed a flute? Does anyone have any idea which track it might be?It's really sad how more than half of this score is just very messy bombastic sound rather than a more structured melodic/thematic approach, this coming from a hardcore Powell fan. The saddest thing is that this was THE film for him to score, full of action and chase sequences, which John has always excelled at. Here however, rather than his usual voice, it sounds as if he shies away from it and goes back to anything established by Williams every 30 seconds or so. Whenever it sounds like a cue is leading up to something interesting and exploring a new idea, it just shies away from it. This might have been on the directors/producer's side of things... or that's what I'm choosing to believe, at least. Don't get me wrong, every so often there are some sections that really do shine, this often being when Powell isn't just trying to sound Williamsy and/or referencing old SW material. Maybe I just need to give the album a few more listens. Usually happens whenever a new Powell soundtrack album is released. Not sure, though. Just by listening to Ferdinand a few times, for example, you could really feel and understand the story, its characters and their development, as their themes developed as well. This one is just a mess and feels... off.Such an inspiring track. Loved it when it was released and still love it.Only now just watched this show on Netflix and love balfes score . Canít believe this dark moody music is his !cant wait for Mission Impossible Fallout
It's a beautiful score. Already curious as to what he brings with The Meg@mrzimmerfan<br><br>Still have to disagree, I love the new ďPark ThemeĒ and the way it sort of takes over from the classic theme. Then you have the Indominus theme, Owenís theme, the villain theme, the family theme, the source music, etc.<br>Iíll take that any day over Lost World and JP3. Is it as good as the original score? Hell no, but not many scores are.<br><br>And I do see the similarities between the vulture theme and those other ones listed. Itís definitely not original, but it is effective.Really?, because sounds more like Beltrami than SilvestriVulture's theme is The Avengers theme but in lower tonesThis is just more of the "smooth talking, bad scoring" technique that Zimmer is very good at.
'Yeah, I definitely disagree. When I was watching Rogue One in theaters I kept getting taken out of the film because of the music, which isnít something that I normally pay attention to when I watch movies. '<br><br>The action music in that movie reinforces the tension and epicness of the movie (for example, The Master Switch gives gravitas to the scene and have a nice rendition for the theme of Chirrut's character)<br><br>'And I know it gets criticized a lot, but I honestly love Jurassic World. The flat recording sound aside, I think itís an intelligent score that does something new the franchise material while still paying tribute. Even Homecoming has grown on me, particularly Vultureís theme.'<br><br>Jurassic World, musically speaking, copies the tonal sound from the first Jurassic and dosen't give a memorable theme for the new park (the theme is more a other version from the Williams' theme), dosen't feel fresh to the franchise or inteligent, reverse, copies the tonal aspects from the original music from John Williams. Vulture's theme is a reshash from the Fantastic Four theme from Marco Beltrami and Philip Glassmpolonest123 Iím glad Iím not the only one who enjoys Jurassic World. It think it pays great tribute to John Williamsí groundbreaking work for the JP franchise, but it also had many exciting and creative motifs that made the score stand out in my mind.As for Pan, I initially wasnít impressed at all with the music. It took about a year for it to sink in and let me fall in love with the themes.@mrzimmerfan<br>Yeah, I definitely disagree. When I was watching Rogue One in theaters I kept getting taken out of the film because of the music, which isnít something that I normally pay attention to when I watch movies. <br><br>And I know it gets criticized a lot, but I honestly love Jurassic World. The flat recording sound aside, I think itís an intelligent score that does something new the franchise material while still paying tribute. Even Homecoming has grown on me, particularly Vultureís theme.@Ds: i'm not a big fan for Pan, i liked the score, but Powell have MUUUCH better action/fantasy scores.
"Pan" was also a replacement score, and look at the marvelous Powell score we got... However I don't know how long he had to score it. Certainly a bit more time than what Giacchino got for Rogue One.The action music is flat in Rogue One?, agree if the score isn't as good as Jupiter Ascending, for example, but the action music is BETTER than Spider-Man or Jurassic World.<br><br>IMHOAlso new Harry Gregson-Williams score out today! Breath.To be fair, Giacchino didnít have much time to work on Rogue One, which explains why certain portions (coughactionmusiccough) fell flat. Itís not a bad score at all, but yeah, John Powell is above and beyond a better composer. His recordings have life and energy, and while most of it still sounds like Powell, he is able to switch into Williams mode so easily.<br><br>In defense of Giacchino though, just go listen to Jupiter Ascending if you want a score on the same level as this. The action music is phenomenal, there are at least a dozen solid themes, and the recording doesnít seem as flat as some of his other scores.I think Powell found his niche with this score...<br>Because he's WAY better at apeing Williams than Giacchino could ever be, and with way more energy....<br><br>And here Giacchino prides his work on Williams from his origins in video game music... <br><br>This blows Giacchino out of the ocean and into the moon. This surprises me, as I expected Giacchino to have such  huge hard-on for Williams.
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Hans ZimmerLorne BalfeAndrew ZackBob Badami
ComposerAdditional MusicScore CoordinatorMusic Supervisor
Sherlock Holmes
Label: WaterTower Music
Length: 54'40
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  1. Discombobulate (2:25)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  2. Is It Poison, Nanny? (2:53)
    Lorne Balfe
  3. I Never Woke Up In Handcuffs Before (1:44)
    Hans Zimmer
  4. My Mind Rebels At Stagnation (4:31)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  5. Data, Data, Data (2:15)
    Hans Zimmer
  6. He's Killed The Dog Again (3:15)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  7. Marital Sabotage (3:44)
    Hans Zimmer
  8. Not In Blood, But In Bond (2:13)
    Hans Zimmer
  9. Ah, Putrefaction (1:50)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  10. Panic, Shear Bloody Panic (2:38)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  11. Psychological Recovery... 6 Months (18:18)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  12. Catatonic (6:44)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  13. Holmes (Hans 'n' Guy Version) (2:14) *
    Hans Zimmer
*Buy tickets in advance for Sherlock Holmes and receive a free exclusive of the song Holmes (Hans 'n' Guy Version) by Hans Zimmer on iTunes.
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Brenley reply Replies: 0 || 2011-06-14 04:55:15
Posts like this birgthen up my day. Thanks for taking the time.

Sam reply Replies: 2 || 2011-06-08 18:55:46
There's a song in the movie, in the scene of fighting with the big french man, that is not included in the official CD. Is there any site such us Itunes or Amazon where it can be sold? or, please, if anybody knows what song is it, please Reply this comment.

Thanks.
Sam
(I'm sorry about my english, some expressions would be wrong. I'm from spain)


Prott2011-06-08 21:43:45
The first part of that cue is unreleased/unavailable, the second part is a variation on track no. 11 (9:11 - 10:31).


Sam2011-06-12 12:59:44
Thanks Prott!
=)

Lou reply Replies: 0 || 2011-03-08 00:00:00
Why is it that your fas-paced and amazing version of the Song that was playing during the first fight scene with Dredger not available on the soundtrack? I believe the original song is Called "Johnny Cope"? Will it ever be available?

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-30 00:00:00
"Psycological revovery...16 months"..How much music from this tracks is by Hans himself?

Alex reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-07 00:00:00
Is that "recording sessions" tracklist legit?


...i really have no idea anymore if these things are real or fake, I've really given up on these "tracklists"

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-07 00:00:00
Exactly, though of course these cues do exist somewhere (or they wouldn't be listed on publishing websites... :P)...

Prott reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-07 00:00:00
Alex: This "tracklist" just shows which composer did what cue in the movie (it`s from ASCAP). It`s not actual tracklist of any album.

Adrian reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-07 00:00:00
And theoretically, if you own the DVD, you have almost all of the tracks anyway :P

Prott reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-07 00:00:00
Hybrid: Hans Zimmer`s fileserver? :-)

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-06 00:00:00
Badami got credit for almost every cue but he wasn't a composer... Credited for being supervisor/editor...

Brad reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-06 00:00:00
@Hybrid:
Question for you actually about this tracklist. I checked out ASCAP and they have listed that track 7, "Marital Sabotage", as composed by Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe, Bob Badami. Is this correct or am I way off base here?

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-05 00:00:00
not everyone checks out the forum

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-05 00:00:00
What's the point in just copying/pasting what I put on the forum ?

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-05 00:00:00
That's why I detailed "who did what" directly on the track list here ! ;)

Nirmal reply Replies: 0 || 2011-01-04 00:00:00
I Love Zimmers music!
there is a good lot of fans for Mr.Zimmer in India., especially after listening to the Tracks of Sherlock Holmes!

wow!!!!

Amanda reply Replies: 0 || 2010-11-24 00:00:00
Would love to find sheet music.. but its like impossible!!!

Daniel reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-31 00:00:00
Tired of all orchestra music for flawless movies. Thou, like to exaggerate but this differ. Want more of such a type.
P.S.: Well done on FPS games.

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-19 00:00:00
Hans Zimme for "Sherlock Holmes 2"...on Internet every website tells this... :D

putra reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-18 00:00:00
Great Music. I`m big fans of you Mr. Zimmer

Didar reply Replies: 0 || 2010-10-10 00:00:00
Fascinating music, well done,

Aija reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-24 00:00:00
I just love Zimmer's music (: It's great and I gotta say that Sherlock Holmes's music got my heart (and of course pirates's music too..)
Discombobulate <3
Zimmer is my favorite composer and his music always makes me feel little bit happier (:

Dakota reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-07 00:00:00
Dude, relax he's just saying he enjoyed it enough to buy it no need to get your panties in a bunch. Alex, it's nice to see you buying music by the most amazing composer ever. Most people these days just pass off on film music.

Anonymous reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-06 00:00:00
Congrats Alex for that you actually bought the soundtrack and not downloaded it ...big cudos to you

Alex reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-05 00:00:00
Hi, I'm Alex. I was able to see Sherlock Holmes in the theater. I was immediately amazed at the soundtrack. I liked it so much that I bought it. It is amazing! Keep up the great work!

Mollie reply Replies: 0 || 2010-09-03 00:00:00
I absolutely adore the Sherlock Holmes soundtrack, and the movie itself!
Well done - good work.

Tahabi Uski reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-28 00:00:00
Im 16 and every day i lestn metal , rock music but when i see the movies with your movies i enjoy that please continue your great job.

Jo„o Rebelo reply Replies: 0 || 2010-08-28 00:00:00
Hans Zimmer do great music? He do AMZING musics omg no words to describe that, i hope that you receive an oscar this year !

Matthias Wieprecht reply Replies: 0 || 2010-07-14 00:00:00
Leider ist der Content nicht in Deutschland zu sehen, weil er etwas von Sony Music enthšlt. Ich finde das sehr schade. Diese Einschršnkungen sind sicher manchmal angebracht, aber hier wird deutlich Łbertrieben, fŁrchte ich...

steam reply Replies: 0 || 2010-07-14 00:00:00
awsomeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

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