OFFICIAL COMPOSER SITE:
Original soundtrack to THE BEASTMASTER, the 1982 fantasy adventure film written and directed by Don Coscarelli, starring Marc Singer, Tanya Roberts, John Amos and Rip Torn, featuring music composed and conducted by Lee Holdridge, with orchestrations by Greig McRitchie, Alf Clausen and Lee Holdridge, performed by members of The Orchestra Of The Academy Of Santa Cecilia and the Radio Symphony Orchestra Of Rome. One of the great orchestral scores of the 1980s, THE BEASTMASTER is available now on compact disc.
Also included is music from BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, from the fateful episode entitled "Once Upon A Time In New York". BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is the cult classic television show that ran from 1987 to 1990, created by Ron Koslow, starring Ron Perlman (HELLBOY) as Vincent and Linda Hamilton (THE TERMINATOR) as Assistant D.A. Catherine Chandler and featured music composed by Lee Holdridge.
The booklet contains liner notes written by the composer and Don Coscarelli.
Lee Holdridge is a multiple Emmy Award winner and has had a long and successful career writing music for film, television and documentaries, on projects such as SPLASH, EAST OF EDEN, THE MISTS OF AVALON, OLD GRINGO, MOONLIGHTING, TEXAS, THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN and many others.
1. The Legend Of Dar (Main Theme) (1:33)
2. The Horde/Destruction Of Emur (2:43)
3. The Sword & The Eagle/The Epic Begins (4:48)
4. Friends Of Dar/The Princess Kiri/Kodo, Podo & Reu (3:34)
5. The Pyramid (2:47)
6. Night Journey/The Eagle/The City (3:55)
7. The Battle On The Pyramid (6:42)
8. Heroic Friends (4:29)
9. Escape From The Pyramid (2:41)
10. Dar's Solitude (1:29)
11. The Great Battle/Dar's Triumph (3:38)
12. The New Kingdom (3:23)
13. A Hero's Theme/The Legend Of Dar (2:57)
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST TV SERIES
"Once Upon A Time In New York"
14. Main Title (1:18)
15. The Mirror/Montage (4:42)
16. The Nightmare (1:44)
17. The Lovers (4:11)
18. Fear/The Chase/Vincent To The Rescue (3:33)
19. Finale/End Credits (2:16)