ALEX NORTH´S 2001
THE LEGENDARY ORIGINAL SCORE
Conducted by JERRY GOLDSMITH and the THE NATIONAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Not just a new release, this recording is an event of unparalleled importance in contemporary music. Film and camera crews from around the world, including NBC News, filled London´s famed Abbey Road Studios to capture and report on this very special occasion.
What is all the fuss about?
After 25 years, composer Alex North
´s lost score for Stanley Kubrick´s legendary film masterpiece 2001: A Space Odyssey
was to receive its world premiere recording! Anyone familiar only with The Blue Danube and Also Sprach Zarathustra are in for the surprise of their life when they hear for the first time this groundbreaking apocalyptic symphonic score composed by film music´s greatest master: Alex North
JOHN WILLIAMS says...
'It has always been very well known in the musical community that Alex North
was one of the most exceptionally gifted composers of his generation.
All of his fans around the world will be thrilled to receive the news that Alex´s score for 2001: A Space Odysses is finally going to be released to the public. I personally am enormously grateful to Varese Sarabande Records and to Jerry Goldsmith
for bringing Alex´s great music to the world.'