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Black Swan

Black Swan is a movie about a girl who is playing the part of the swan queen in the interpretation of Swan Lake by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. She needs the man to fall in love with her in order to break the spell, but he falls in love with the wrong girl, and so she killed herself. In this movie every piece of music intensifies each of the 27 scenes, without the music the movie is not perceived the same way. Such as every time the daughter, Nina is in interaction with her mother there is the use of leitmotif, where the same music is played although it faster and slower at different times. And since she is in some sort of conflict with her mother throughout each of the scenes they are both present in the music is more of an intense beat that reflects the conflict(s) between the two.

There are many people who took part in making this movie a success and a big part of that was the workers behind the music, such as:
Clint Mansell – film score composer
Brian Emrich and Craig Henighan – sound designers
Nancy Allen – music editor
Jim Black and Gabe Hilfer – music supervisors

All of the music of Black Swan was scored by Clint Mansell in which they all ended up containing “Swan Lake” written by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Apothesis: Danka Jane:
Written and performed written by: Tom Rowlands
By Pete Min performed by: The Chemical Brothers

Outside the Lines: The White Easton:
Written by: Praveen written by: Alec Storey
Sharma & Travis Stewart performed by: Al Tourettes
Performed by: Sepaicure

Illicit Preaminy: Electric Hands:
Written by: Jamie Kavanagh written by: Tom Rowlands
Performed by: Kavsrave performed by: The Chemical Brothers

The Nina Frequency: Dark Sygnet:
Written by: Tom Rowlands written by: Jermaine Troy Jacob
And Ed Simons performed by: Jakes
Performed by: The Chemical…...

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