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#1403617 - 03/25/10 03:27 PM Once Upon a Time in America
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Here's a nice arrangement of this achingly beautiful song by Ennio Morricone(about one third of the way down the page):
http://www.4shared.com/dir/2060648/6af8ff8e/sharing.html

Maybe not a beginner's piece, but probably doable by many here.

In case you never saw the movie, here's the movie version:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0jFrXO22_o

And here it's sung by Celine Dion(I Knew I Loved You):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnZjDqdACDU

Yo Yo Ma's interpretation:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQCGvfBc-oI&feature=related

And finally Morricone's Lady Caliph Nocturne, used as music by US figure skater Johnny Weir in his Olympic program:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5NcJWkWdPE

Anyone have the music for this last piece?

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#1403801 - 03/25/10 08:13 PM Re: Once Upon a Time in America [Re: pianoloverus]
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I am a fan of Yo Yo Ma. Thanks for the post!

I'll add one.

Ecstasy of Gold - Yo Yo Ma plays Ennio Morricone

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gBelSZAx4ro&feature=related
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#1404132 - 03/26/10 09:22 AM Re: Once Upon a Time in America [Re: Strings & Wood]
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Such beautiful music.
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