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Tolkien’s Overture – Ch1 – The Music

Tolkien’s Overture: Concerning the Music of the Ainur

Chapter One: The Music

    • Does Ainulindalë Have a Plot?
    • Teaching the Ainur to Play
    • The First Theme
    • Melkor’s Movement
    • The Second Theme
    • The Third Theme
    • The Beauty of Sorrow
    • A Violent Unity
    • The Music Ends

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Originally released: 10/2/2018.

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