Limited edtion of 1500 copies.
Original soundtrack from John Huston movie, introducing Anjelica Huston. Georges Delerue does what he does best, creates gorgeous musical portrait in finest historical idiom, here of war-torn 14th Century France. Regal fanfares, flavorful period dances, castles and knights - and one of Delerue's most haunting love themes at the heart. Rich, sadly beautiful, memorable. Colorful music for full orchestra surrounded by authentic ensemble of recorder, viol de gamba, medieval percussion. Complete score presented from excellent condition original mono master elements as recorded in London for film. Georges Delerue conducts.