L’Ultima Diligenza di Red Rock – from “The Hateful Eight” / Ennio Morricone
Rent the music material for the opening sequence of Quentin Tarantino’s “The Hateful Eight”, composed and orchestrated by Ennio Morricone.
The Hateful Eight was the composer’s first score for a Western film since Buddy Goes West (1981) and the first for a Hollywood production since Ripley’s Game (2002).
The soundtrack won a Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Original Score on 28 February 2016.
The opening track, “L’ultima diligenza di Red Rock” (Versione Integrale), was released as a single on December 15, 2015. In December 2016, it gained a nomination for a Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition for Mr. Morricone.
Article and interview with E. Morricone in THE GUARDIAN regarding his oscar nomination 2016:
Instrumentation: 2-2-2-2 // 4-3-3-1 // Timp + 4 // Strings // Chorus (opt.)
specials: Bass Flute, Euphonium