Scott Walker follows his remarkable collaborationwith Sunn O))) with this remarkable soundtrack to Brady Corbet’s directorial debut, Walker’s first score work since the ‘Pola X’ soundtrack in 1999.
Partly inspired by Jean-Paul Sartre’s short story ofthe same name, ‘The Childhood Of A Leader’ is atense psychological drama tracing the formative years of a young boy and set against the backdrop of the 1919 Paris Peace Conference that led to the establishment of the Treaty of Versailles.
Walker continues to work with long-termcollaborators Peter Walsh (co-producer) and MarkWarman (musical director), with the latterconducting an orchestra comprised of 46 stringplayers and 16 brass for the studio recording.
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