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Legend Of 1900 - The (ver. 1) by Ennio Morricone - Piano Sheets and Free Sheet Music

  
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The Legend of 1900 is the soundtrack to the movie of the same name. All of the tracks except for one are by Ennio Morricone, this one song being "Lost Boys Calling" by Roger Waters and Morricone. There have been two versions of the album released. There was an original release of the album where there were 29 songs, and another release that had 21 songs. Ennio Morricone OMRI (born November 10; 1928); is an award-winning Italian composer. He composed and arranged scores for more than 500 film and television productions. Morricone wrote the characteristic soundtracks of Sergio Leone-s spaghetti westerns A Fistful of Dollars (1964); For a Few Dollars More (1965); The Good; the Bad and the Ugly (1966) and Once Upon a Time in the West (1968). His more recent compositions include the scores for The Mission (1986); The Untouchables (1987); Cinema Paradiso (1988); Lolita (1997); Malna (2000) and Mission.    Download this sheet!
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Ennio Morricone OMRI (born November 10; 1928); is an award-winning Italian composer. He composed and arranged scores for more than 500 film and television productions. Morricone wrote the characteristic soundtracks of Sergio Leone-s spaghetti westerns A Fistful of Dollars (1964); For a Few Dollars More (1965); The Good; the Bad and the Ugly (1966) and Once Upon a Time in the West (1968). His more recent compositions include the scores for The Mission (1986); The Untouchables (1987); Cinema Paradiso (1988); Lolita (1997); Malna (2000) and Mission to Mars (2000).Ennio Morricone won five Anthony Asquith Awards for Film Music by BAFTA in 1979-1992. He was nominated for five Academy Awards for Best Music; Original Score in 19792001; winning none of them. Morricone received the Honorary Academy Award in 2007 -for his magnificent and multifaceted contributions to the art of film music-. He was the second composer in the history of the award. The Legend of 1900 is the soundtrack to the movie of the same name. All of the tracks except for one are by Ennio Morricone, this one song being "Lost Boys Calling" by Roger Waters and Morricone. There have been two.
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