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Anakin or Vader's Theme

Discussion in 'Star Wars And Film Music' started by MatthewZ, Nov 25, 2005.

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  1. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    In Episode III right before (I think) Sidious tells Vader to raid the Temple and "do what must be done" there is a statement of either the last few bars of Anakin's Theme or Vader Theme.

    To my ears it sounds more like the end of Anakin's Theme, but I figured you guys would know for sure.
     
  2. Wester547

    Wester547 Jedi Master star 4

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    To be blunt, I think it's neither of the themes, just new, fresh material composed for ROTS. ;)
     
  3. JMN77

    JMN77 Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I don't think it's either one. It seems to be nothing more than 'creepy' Sith/Dark Side music, IMO.
    If you have the OST that cue is the second half of Padme's Ruminations.
    About 01.37 to 03.14. Good stuff.[face_peace]
     
  4. Cerrabore

    Cerrabore Jedi Padawan star 4

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    That is Vader's theme, tracked from "The Birth of the Twins" (when Vader begins to breath).
     
  5. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    Its not the music from the 2nd half of Padme's Rumminations. Let me get the exact dialogue/timestamp it corresponds to and get back to you guys. I was going off the top of my head before.


    ps Where is Vader's Theme in "Birth of the Twins"? Are you referring to the movie as opposed to the soundtrack? I just listened to the track and couldn't hear it.

     
  6. Ganki

    Ganki Jedi Master star 3

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    It uses the intervals related to Anakins theme and then it does transfer to Vaders theme but it sounds modulated. It could be interprated as this because it used the main interval of both themes to represent this part of the music. It also could be over analized but lets just think Williams is a genius, ne?
     
  7. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    ^^

    So do you know the cue I'm talking about? Its in Palpatine's Office somewhere after Vader gets named and when he leaves for the Temple.
     
  8. Agent_SkywalKer

    Agent_SkywalKer Jedi Knight star 6

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    Are you talking about the scene when he's marching up the temple stairs?
     
  9. Cerrabore

    Cerrabore Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Yes, in the film. This music is not included on the soundtrack album.
     
  10. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    Nope, before that.
     
  11. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    OK, so I guess you've figured out the cue I'm talking about. So it's definatley Vader's Theme. But like the previous poster was saying it sounds like its played in an Anakin's Theme style.
     
  12. MatthewZ

    MatthewZ Jedi Master star 4

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    OK, I said I'd come up with the time stamp so here it is:

    1Hr 18Mins 06Seconds The dialogue is "There will be civil war without end."


    It does sound very similar to the cue when Vader's helmet is being stuffed on.
     
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