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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 (U.S.)
Media Format 2 CD
Classification Original Soundtrack
Publisher2K Games / /

Credits

Composer / Michael Curran, Geoff Knorr, Ian Smith, Samuel A. Ward*, Gustav Holst, Ludwig van Beethoven, Jacques Offenbach, Sergei Prokofiev, Morteza Neydavoud*, Ravi Shankar*, Yatsuhashi Kengyo*
Arranger / Geoff Knorr
Performer / FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague (Rita Čepurčenko, Miloš Jahoda), FILMharmonic Choir Prague
Recording Engineer / Jan Kotzmann
Mixing Engineer / Scott Metcalfe, Ian Smith, Michael Curran, Geoff Knorr
Mastering Engineer / Scott Metcalfe
Conductor / Andy Brick, Stanislav Mistr

Tracklist

Disc 1 [31818-7]

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

  Total tracks 33   Total length 2:37:14

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

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