Agreed, for a first time listener i recommend the Film Works
compilation of his:
and his first album (afaik) "The Space Between Us":
--- In HybridUK@yahoogroups.com, "James Warren" <james@...> wrote:
> He also did an album called 'Piano Works' which were (rather
obviously) piano pieces of his orchestral works. Limited run in a
white velvet box thingy if memory serves. Superb stuff.
> From: cynicalmatt@...
> Just wanted to chime in and say that I've been a Craig Armstrong fan
for a while. Most of his albums are actually more or less compilations
of various tracks he did for various film scores, but they're still
worth the listen.
> I've loved his stuff ever since I heard "Weather Storm" and the
orchestration on "Sly" on Massive Attack's second album, Protection.