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Original Score Composed, Orchestrated and Conducted by: Howard Shore

Performed by: London Philharmonic Orchestra

Release Date: December 11, 2012

Format: Audio CD and digital download

Number of Discs: 2 (32 tracks, approx. 2.1 hours)

Label: WaterTower Music

Summary: WaterTower Music has announced the release of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Original Motion Picture Soundtrack at all retailers on December 11th.  The soundtrack will be available both digitally and as a 2 CD set.  A Special Edition of the soundtrack featuring six exclusive bonus tracks, seven extended score cues, and deluxe liner notes will also be available December 11. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey features original score by Academy Award® winner Howard Shore recorded at famed Abbey Road studios by the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Additionally it includes an original song entitled “Song of the Lonely Mountain,” written and performed by Neil Finn (Crowded House).  The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the first of a trilogy of films from Oscar-winning »

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