Added on Sunday, October 18, 2020 Posted by Philippe Mouchon
Waxwork Records is proud to present The Bride of Frankenstein Original 1935 Motion Picture Soundtrack by famed composer, Franz Waxman. Available for the very first time on vinyl and sourced from the original 1935 acetates and masters provided by the Waxman estate and Universal Pictures. This historical release features 180 gram Black & White swirled colored vinyl, old style tip-on gatefold jackets with satin coating, a 12'x12' booklet with liner notes and original scoring session photos, and new art by Phantom City Creative.
Waxwork Records is proud to present The Bride of Frankenstein Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music by Franz Waxman.
In celebration of the film’s 85th Anniversary, Mondo is thrilled to present the premiere vinyl release of the original soundtrack recording as a deluxe album featuring re-mastered audio, new artwork, and likeness approvals from famed actress Elsa Lanchester’s estate.
The Bride of Frankenstein is a 1935 horror movie directed by James Whale and starring Boris Karloff & Elsa Lanchester.
It is the first sequel to the 1931 film Frankenstein, and widely regarded as one of the greatest sequels in cinematic history.
The film has been praised as Whale’s masterpiece. In 1998, it was selected by the Library of Congress for preservation in the United States National Film Registry, having been deemed “culturally, historically or aesthetically significant”.
Sourced from the original master acetates housed in the composer’s archives at Syracuse University and original masters from Universal, the soundtrack album has been meticulously restored and re-mastered.
Working closely with Universal Pictures, this historic release marks the very first time the original film music by has been made available on vinyl.
The album features new artwork by Phantom City Creative, a 12”x12” booklet including artwork and original scoring session photography, and liner notes by album producer and restoration engineer Mike Matessino.
The Bride of Frankenstein Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Music
The Premiere Vinyl Release of the Soundtrack
180 Gram Black and White Swirled Colored Vinyl
Old Style Tip-On Gatefold Jackets with Satin Coating
Artwork by Phantom City Creative
Scoring Session Photography