Themes

As categorized in The Music of the LOTR Films (written by Doug Adams)

 

Text Lists jump

text only listings of the themes sorted :
Alphabetically and by Complete Recordings categories (as below)

ALPHA LIST

CATEGORY LIST

The One Ring overview

THE HISTORY OF THE RING

THE EVIL OF THE RING

THE SEDUCTION OF THE RING

THE FATE OF THE RING

THE DESTRUCTION OF THE RING

The Shire and the Hobbits overview

 

PENSIVE SETTING

PLAYFUL SETTING

RURAL SETTING

HEROIC SETTING

HYMN SETTING

MERRY THE WARRIOR

"IN DREAMS"

"BILBO'S SONG"

A HOBBIT'S UNDERSTANDING

HOBBIT ACCOMPANIMENTS

LULLABY SETTING

SHIRE REBORN

HOBBITS AT PLAY

ASST. SHIRE MUSIC

Gollum overview

 

PITY OF GOLLUM

"GOLLUM'S SONG"

MENACE OF GOLLUM

The Elves overview

 

RIVENDELL

THE DIMINISHMENT OF THE ELVES

ARWEN REVEALED

LOTHLÓRIEN

"EVENSTAR"

AN ELVISH PLEDGE

"ARWEN'S SONG"

 

Dwarves overview

MORIA

THE DARK PLACES OF THE WORLD

DWARROWDELF

DWARF END-CAP

MORIA VOICES

rohan overview

ROHAN FANFARE

RIDERS OF ROHAN

ÉOWYN SHIELDMAIDEN OF THE ROHIRRIM

ÉOWYN AND THÉODEN

ÉOWYN AND ARAGORN

Gondor overview

THE REALM OF GONDOR

MINAS TIRITH

FARAMIR AND DENETHOR

BATTLEFIELD HEROISM

GONDOR REBORN

The Fellowship of the Ring overview

 

THE FELLOWSHIP THEME

DRIVE OF THE FELLOWSHIP

THE FELLOWSHIP IN ROHAN

STRIDER'S THEME

ARAGORN'S THEME

THE WHITE RIDER

Isengard and the Orcs overview

 

FIVE BEAT PATTERN

ISENGARD/ORC THEME

THE ORC CRAWL

GRÍMA WORMTONGUE

THE CRUELTY OF THE ORCS

THE URUK-HAI IN BATTLE

Mordor overview

MORDOR/SAURON (THE EVIL OF THE RING)

FIVE BEAT PATTERN

THE RINGWRAITHS

THE FOOTSTEPS OF DOOM END-CAP

THREAT OF MORDOR

WAY TO MORDOR

CRUELTY OF THE ORCS

MOUNT DOOM

POWER OF MORDOR

WITCH KING/ORCS MORDOR

DESCENDING THIRD

MORDOR SKIP-BEAT

MORDOR OUTLINE FIGURE

 

the Ents overview

THE ENT THEME

TREEBEARD'S STRIDE

SMALL STONES

Nature overview

NATURE'S RECLAMATION

GANDALF THE WHITE

Middle-earth overview

JOURNEY THERE

THE FALL OF MEN

DANGEROUS PASSES

A NOBLE END

EVIL TIMES

NAMELESS FEAR

WEAKNESS & REDEMPTION

ARMY OF THE DEAD

JOURNEY BACK

GANDALF'S FAREWELLS

 

grey havens

monsters overview

These aren't covered on my site but I can give you links to the
Score Analysis site where they are.

WATCHER IN THE WATER

CAVE TROLL

BALROG

MÛMAKIL

SHELOB

Odds & Ends index

 

SOUND OF THE RING

HOBBITS AT PLAY

MORIA VOICES

BOROMIR MUSIC

THE DEAD MARSHES

DEATH OF HALDIR

THE FRAGRANCE OF ITHILIEN

THE HEARTBEAT OF THE SHIRE

official information index

 

SOURCES OF OFFICIAL INFORMATION

OFFICIAL INFORMATION & A MAGPIE'S NEST

HOWARD, DOUG & ME - and my right to disagree

   

Why do I zip the audio samples?