LMO score The White Crow with Ilan Eshkeri

LMO recently recorded Ilan Eshkeri’s score for The White Crow.thewhitecrow_poster

The White Crow tells the story of Rudolf Nureyev’s early life until he defected from the USSR. It is written by David Hare and Julie Kavanagh and directed by Ralph Fiennes.

Ilan Eshkeri wrote for 40 strings, double woodwind, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone and tuba, harp, percussion and timps. Tom Kemp led LMO and the sessions were conducted by LMO’s Music Director Andy Brown. World renowned violin soloist Liza Bhatsvilli contributed extensive violin solos for the soundtrack, accompanied by LMO. The recordings took place at Air Lyndhurst Hall and were engineered and produced by Steve Mclaughlin and Ilan Eshkeri.

White Crow was released on March 22nd.