Maléna (2000) – Suite / Ennio Morricone

Morricone provided a bitter-sweet score for another Tornatore coming-of-age drama about a woman who provokes sexual awakening in a group of adolescent boys. Monica Bellucci starred and Morricone picked up his fifth Oscar nomination for the music.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore
Duration: 4.30
Instrumentation: 2 (2.a. picc) , 2 (2.a. eh), 2 (2.a. ss), 2 – 4, 3 (1.a. picc), 3, 1, timp, 4perc, hp, str, synth

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