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  • Croft, Janet B.
    Dec 19, 2012

      I have to say I rarely remember movie music after just one hearing, but the tune for this one has stuck with me.

       

      Janet

       

      From: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com [mailto:mythsoc@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of not_thou
      Sent: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 2:10 PM
      To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [mythsoc] Re: a band of traveling dwarves...

       

       

      Don't forget Bombur's drum! And there were not two but three flutes (which you call pipes), played by Dori, Nori, and Ori.

      Do any musical settings of "Far over the misty mountains" actually use Tolkien's specified instrumentation?

      ---Mem Morman <mem@...> wrote:

      > [...] on mature reflection I don't really think the
      > instruments (no saxophone; just two clarinets, two
      > small viols, two pipes, two viols "nearly as big as
      > themselves", and a harp) really don't have a place in
      > a band of traveling dwarves. [...]

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