• Howard Shore
  • The Song of Names: Suite for Violin and Orchestra (2019)

  • Impression Music/South Fifth Avenue Publishing (World)
  • ca/3hn/hp/str
  • Violin
  • 14 min

Programme Note

This suite for violin and chamber orchestra is from the score of the 2019 film The Song of Names, directed by François Girard. The film is based on the novel by Norman Lebrecht.

Howard Shore’s music for the film was honored by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television in 2020 with Canadian Screen Awards for Best Original Score and Best Original Song, “The Song of Names (Cantor Prayer).”