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Sid Meier's Civilization V Original Soundtrack

Catalog Number 31818-7
Release Date Sep 21, 2010
Publish Format Commercial, Enclosure
Release Price Not for Sale
Media Format 2 CD
Classification Original Soundtrack
Published by 2K Games
Composed by Michael Curran, Geoff Knorr, Ian Smith, Samuel A. Ward, Gustav Holst, Ludwig van Beethoven, Jacques Offenbach, Sergei Prokofiev, Morteza Neydavoud, Ravi Shankar, Yatsuhashi Kengyo
Arranged by Geoff Knorr
Performed by FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague (Rita Čepurčenko, Miloš Jahoda), FILMharmonic Choir Prague

Tracklist

Disc 1

01 Opening Movie Music 3:33
02 Civilization V Theme - Menu Music 5:19
03 Washington Peace - America - America the Beautiful 3:15
04 Washington War - America - America the Beautiful 3:44
05 Elizabeth Peace - England - I Vow to Thee, My Country 5:25
06 Elizabeth War - England - I Vow to Thee, My Country 5:07
07 Bismarck Peace - Germany - Ode to Joy 5:37
08 Bismarck War - Germany - Ode to Joy 4:54
09 Napoleon Peace - France - Cancan 3:08
10 Napoleon War - France - Cancan 4:27
11 Catherine Peace - Russia - Capulets and Montegues 4:09
12 Catherine War - Russia - Capulets and Montegues 4:19
13 Alexander Peace - Greece - Epitaph of Seikilos 6:46
14 Alexander War - Greece - Epitaph of Seikilos 5:08
15 Augustus Caesar Peace - Rome - Ancient Roman Melody Fragments 4:39
16 Augustus Caesar War - Rome - Ancient Roman Melody Fragments 5:45
17 Ramesses II War - Ancient Egypt - Ancient Egyptian Melody Fragments 3:52
Disc length 79:07
Disc 2

01 Darius I Peace - Persia - Morghe Sahar 5:18
02 Darius I War - Persia - Morghe Sahar 5:51
03 Askia Peace - Songhai - Gambia Folk Song 3:49
04 Askia War - Songhai - Gambia Folk Song 5:04
05 Harun al-Rashid Peace - Arabia - Thikriati; Hijaz Maqam 6:29
06 Harun al-Rashid War - Arabia - Thikriati; Hijaz Maqam 4:49
07 Wu Zetian Peace - China - Goa Shan Liu Shui 4:42
08 Wu Zetian War - China - Goa Shan Liu Shui 3:58
09 Gandhi Peace - India - Raga Asa 5:17
10 Gandhi War - India - Raga Asa 3:50
11 Oda Nobunaga Peace - Japan - Rokudan no Shirabe 5:46
12 Oda Nobunaga War - Japan - Rokudan no Shirabe 5:58
13 Montezuma Peace - Aztec - Cora Mitote Song from Santa Teresa 5:11
14 Montezuma War - Aztec - Cora Mitote Song from Santa Teresa 4:29
15 Hiawatha Peace - Iroquois - Ho, Ho, Watanay 3:34
16 Hiawatha War - Iroquois - Ho, Ho, Watanay 4:02
Disc length 78:07

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Notes

Two disc soundtrack included with the Special Edition of Civilization V.

For each of the leaders in Civilization V, we have chosen actual melodies from the leader's civilization as a starting point for our peace and war music. It has been a fascinating glimpse into the richly diverse musical styles our world encompasses. Enjoy!

Composers:
Michael Curran
Disc 1: 1-4, 7-12, 15-17
Disc 2: 3, 4, 7-10, 13, 14

Geoff Knorr
Disc 1: 5, 6, 13, 14
Disc 2: 1, 2, 5, 6, 11, 12

Ian Smith
Disc 2: 15, 16

Musical sources (Disc 1):
Tracks 3, 4 - 'America the Beautiful' composed by Samuel A. Ward
Tracks 5, 6 - 'I Vow to Thee, My Country composed by Gustav Holst (from The Planets Suite)
Tracks 7, 8 - 'Ode to Joy' composed by Ludwig van Beethoven (from Symphony No. 9 in D minor)
Tracks 9, 10 - 'Cancan' composed by Jacques Offenbach (from Orpheus in the Underworld)
Tracks 11, 12 - 'Capulets and Montegues' composed by Sergei Prokofiev (from Romeo and Juliet)
Tracks 13, 14 - 'Epitaph of Seikilos' [composer unknown]
Tracks 15, 16 - 'Ancient Roman Melody Fragments' [composer unknown]
Track 17 -  'Ancient Egyptian Melody Fragments' [composer unknown]

Musical sources (Disc 2):
Tracks 1, 2 - 'Morghe Sahar' composed by Morteza Neydavoud
Tracks 3, 4 - 'Gambia folk song' [composer unknown]
Tracks 5, 6 - 'Thikriati; Hijaz Maqam [composer unknown]
Tracks 7, 8 - 'Goa Shan Liu Shui' [composer unknown]
Tracks 9, 10 - 'Raga Asa' composed by Ravi Shankar
Tracks 11, 12 - 'Rokudan no Shirabe' composed by Yatsuhashi Kengyo
Tracks 13, 14 - 'Cora Mitote Song' [composer unknown]
Tracks 15, 16 - 'Ho, Ho, Watanay' [composer unknown]

Music Produced by Michael Curran and Geoff Knorr
Orchestration by Geoff Knorr
Orchestra Conducted by Andy Brick
Orchestra: Filmharmonic Orchestra Prague
Choirmaster: Stanislav Mistr
Concertmaster: Rita Čepurčenko & Miloš Jahoda
Recording Engineer: Jan Kotzmann
Assistant Engineer: Cenda Kotzmann
Music Preparation: Geoff Knorr
Orchestra Librarian: Tomáš Kirschner
Mixed by Scott Metcalfe, Michael Curran, Geoff Knorr and Ian Smith
Mastered by Scott Metcalfe