Atonement is a 2007 British film directed by Joe Wright. It is adapted from Ian McEwan's novel of the same name. It stars James McAvoy and Keira Knightley in the lead roles. This matching folio sheet music contains all the heart-rending songs from the cinematic triumph, composed by Dario Marianelli, except the bonus final song: Clair De Lune by Claude Debussy.
One of the most successful and acclaimed composers of film scores, Dario Marianelli puts his effective touch to this brilliant epic drama about the impact of a crime over six decades. Marianelli's score was nominated for the Best Music BAFTA, but it won the Oscar for best original score. The film's score was singled out by nearly everyone, praising its unique sound and brilliant connection to the images on screen.
All 14 of Marianelli's original pieces are included here, arranged for Solo Piano, with the incredible classical favourite Clair De Lune by Debussy included as a bonus. You will adore learning and playing this soundtrack, the unique pieces will remind you of all the crucial moments in the film, the score for which was recorded by the English Chamber Orchestra. A romantic drama film, the beautiful story and cinematography is enhanced by the prettiness of the soundtrack, something that you will enjoy playing while remembering the dramatic and emotional events of the film or novel.
Atonement is a romantic film that will tug on your heartstrings while also conveying a fictionalised history. The connection of love in the film is strengthened by the simply beautiful score, which will be made even more emotive when played on Solo Piano.