Maestro Morricone passes away

2020-07-06 by Trifolium | 25 Comments
Italian composer Ennio Morricone, well-known for his many movie soundtracks, passes away at age 91. Cause of death has been confirmed to be related to hip fractures for which he was admitted to a hospital in Rome last week.

His music has been widely used in film and television, with over 500 individual works crediting him.

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Trifolium
July 6th 2020
17163 Comments


Rest in peace Maestro Morricone. Have loved your many glorious soundtracks since I was a child. Glad to have seen him conduct a few years back.

Relinquished
July 6th 2020
45093 Comments


a true musical icon

RIP my fellow countryman maestro

DrGonzo1937
Staff Reviewer
July 6th 2020
16503 Comments


awh what. hard rip

gonna jam the thing tonight

Asdfp277
July 6th 2020
22819 Comments


r.i.p.

JohnnyoftheWell
Staff Reviewer
July 6th 2020
27326 Comments


RIP, absolute legend :[

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DDDeftoneDDD
July 6th 2020
12724 Comments


RIP

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Uzumaki
July 6th 2020
2548 Comments


Requiescat in pace, maestro.

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TwigTW
July 6th 2020
3828 Comments


RIP ...Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo

dedex
July 6th 2020
4140 Comments


One of the very best. RIP

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rockandmetaljunkie
July 6th 2020
9231 Comments


RIP

Zig
July 6th 2020
2197 Comments


One of my favorite composers ever.

RIP, Maestro

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Trifolium
July 6th 2020
17163 Comments


For sure. A total legend. So many amazing soundtracks.

ChaoticVortex
July 6th 2020
1020 Comments


Lived a full life, created some of the most iconic, amazing music in film history, and I even had the chance to see him conduct live just last year.

R.I.P.

e210013
July 6th 2020
3007 Comments


One of my favorite soundtrack composers ever. Another sad day. Another legend passed away. R.I.P. hard.

GhandhiLion
July 6th 2020
9310 Comments


RIP

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Kompys2000
July 6th 2020
4338 Comments


RIP to a legend, the half-century of work he produced has enriched the music world in a thousand different ways. You had a damn good run Mr. Morricone, we're all grateful for your time here

Egarran
July 6th 2020
17433 Comments


Well said K.

The Ecstasy of Gold is MVP. https://youtu.be/PYI09PMNazw

"This is the song I imagine plays while Ennio Morricone approaches the heaven." Perfect.

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BigBlob
July 6th 2020
5543 Comments


Ecstasy of Gold is like the best song of all time

RIP :'(

Trifolium
July 6th 2020
17163 Comments


Agreed, and he has so many of these 'best songs of all time'.

TheNotrap
Contributing Reviewer
July 6th 2020
14613 Comments


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly soundtrack is an absolute classic.

RIP Ennio Morricone.

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Minushuman24
July 6th 2020
3545 Comments


I just finished watching The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly. Absolutely perfection. That soundtrack has been significant in my life since before I was ten.

RIP Maestro

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elliootsmeuth
July 7th 2020
3995 Comments


Ecstacy of Gold was one of my most listened to songs last year. RIP an absolute legend.

Lichtbringer
July 7th 2020
364 Comments


R.I.P.

😢

bobbydylan
July 8th 2020
146 Comments


may he rest in peace.

TVC15
July 8th 2020
10596 Comments


Wow hard rip...

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