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“On the weekend of February 19th, and for some weeks thereafter, millions of Americans will enjoy a program of Giacinto Scelsi, John Cage, Lou Harrison, György Ligeti, Morton Feldman, Krzysztof Penderecki, Alfred Schnittke, Nam June Paik, Ingram Marshall, and John Adams.” That’s via Alex Ross who notes the bold soundtrack line-up for the upcoming Martin Scorsese movie, Shutter Island, includes pieces that would usually “cause the average orchestra subscriber to flee in terror.” {Read more here}

Official soundtrack information here on the Paramount Pictures website.