Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone

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Ennio Morricone
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Italian composer (10 Nov 1928, Roma, Italia). A favourite pupil of Goffredo Petrassi, he also deputized secretly for his trumpeter father in a light music orchestra. He thus developed two distinct sides to his musical personality: one of these led him to embrace serialism and the experimental work of the improvisation group Gruppo di Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza; the other gained him a leading role, principally as an arranger, in all types of mass-media popular music, including songs for radio, radio and television plays, and the first successful television variety shows.
After many minor cinematic collaborations, Morricone achieved wider recognition with Sergio Leone's series of four Westerns. There followed important collaborations with directors such as Bernardo Bertolucci, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Elio Petri, Paolo and Vittorio Taviani, Valerio Zurlini, Roland Joffè and Brian De Palma. Despite inevitable self-repetitions over a total of more than 400 film scores, his work provides many examples of a highly original fusion of classical and popular idioms.
Morricone's non-film works form a large and increasingly widely performed part of his output. Many of them use his technique of ‘micro-cells’, a pseudo-serial approach often incorporating modal and tonal allusions, which, with its extreme reduction of compositional materials, has much in common with his film-music techniques.
Among honours, he has received five Academy Award nominations, a Grammy and a Leone d'oro, and was awarded the Laurea ad Honorem by the University of Cagliari. Between 1991 and 1996 he taught film music at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana, Siena.
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Ennio Morricone Discography

Albums

BN 26126 Ennio Morricone Malamondo (Colonna Sonora Originale) (Album) CAM BN 26126 US 1964 Sell This Version
SP 8013 Ennio Morricone Menage All'Italiana (Album) RCA Italiana SP 8013 Italy 1965 Sell This Version
LSP 10279 Ennio Morricone Magicos Violines(LP) RCA Victor LSP 10279 Spain 1965 Sell This Version
SP 8018 Ennio Morricone Svegliati E Uccidi (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) RCA Italiana SP 8018 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
LSP-10339 , LSP 10339 Ennio Morricone La Muerte Tenia Un Precio / Por Un Puñado De Dolares (Banda Sonora Original De La Pelicula) (Comp, Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor LSP-10339 , LSP 10339 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
SP 8020 Ennio Morricone Come Imparai Ad Amare Le Donne (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) RCA Italiana SP 8020 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
SP 8022 Ennio Morricone L'Avventuriero (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) RCA Italiana SP 8022 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
LSO-1135 Ennio Morricone A Fistful Of Dollars (Album, EP) RCA Victor LSO-1135 US 1967 Sell This Version
UA-LA293-G Ennio Morricone And Gillo Pontecorvo Ennio Morricone And Gillo Pontecorvo - Battle Of Algiers - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album) United Artists Records UA-LA293-G US 1967 Sell This Version
MAG 10.010 Ennio Morricone Escalation (Album, Comp) CAM MAG 10.010 Italy 1968 Sell This Version
EPL 2890(S) Ennio Morricone The Good, The Bad And The Ugly - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Album) United Artists Records EPL 2890(S) Italy 1966 Sell This Version
LPO 32 576 Ennio Morricone Les Intouchables (Album) Disc'Az LPO 32 576 France 1968 Sell This Version
UAS 5190 Ennio Morricone La Resa Dei Conti (Eureka Presenta La Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Eureka (7) UAS 5190 US 1968 Sell This Version
SE-4565 ST Ennio Morricone Guns For San Sebastian (Album) MGM Records SE-4565 ST US 1968 Sell This Version
L.P. 20.001 Ennio Morricone Teorema (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Ariete L.P. 20.001 Argentina 1968 Sell This Version
MAG 10.014 Ennio Morricone Comandamenti Per Un Gangster (Album) CAM MAG 10.014 Italy 1968 Sell This Version
ARLP 2005 Ennio Morricone La Stagione Dei Sensi (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Ariete ARLP 2005 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
940.006 Ennio Morricone Bande Originale Du Film "Le Clan Des Siciliens" (Album) 20th Century Fox Records 940.006 France 1969 Sell This Version
MDF 33/16 Ennio Morricone - Bruno Nicolai Ennio Morricone - Bruno Nicolai - Metti, Una Sera A Cena (Album) Cinevox MDF 33/16 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
ARLP 2009 Ennio Morricone Un Esercito Di 5 Uomini (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Ariete ARLP 2009 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
ARLP 2003 Ennio Morricone Vergogna Schifosi (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Ariete ARLP 2003 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
MDF 33/23 Ennio Morricone L'Assoluto Naturale (La Cineriz Presenta La Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) Cinevox MDF 33/23 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
sag 9032 Ennio Morricone Quando Le Donne Avevano La Coda (Colonna Originale Del Film) (Album) CAM sag 9032 Italy 1970 Sell This Version
LSP 10407, 3F9UPS-2066 Ennio Morricone C'Era Una Volta Il West (Colonna Sonora Originale Del Film) (Album) RCA Original Cast LSP 10407, 3F9UPS-2066 Spain 1969 Sell This Version
ST-642 Ennio Morricone The Bird With The Crystal Plumage (Album) Capitol Records ST-642 US 1970 Sell This Version