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Star Trek: Nemesis – Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is a soundtrack album for the 2002 film, Star Trek: Nemesis, composed by Jerry Goldsmith. Released on December 10, 2002 through Varèse Sarabande, the soundtrack features fourteen tracks of score at a running time just over forty-eight minutes, though bootleg versions containing the entire score have since been released.[3][4] A deluxe edition soundtrack limited to 5000 copies was released on January 6, 2014 by Varèse Sarabande.[5]

Star Trek: Nemesis –
Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Star Trek - Nemesis (soundtrack) cover.jpg
Soundtrack album by
ReleasedDecember 10, 2002 (Original)
January 6, 2014 (Deluxe Edition)
RecordedAugust 13–15, 2002
Paramount Scoring Stage M, Los Angeles, California[1][2]
GenreFilm score
Length48:24 (Original)
115:14 (Deluxe Edition)
LabelVarèse Sarabande
ProducerJerry Goldsmith, Robert Townson
Jerry Goldsmith chronology
The Sum of All Fears
(2002)
Star Trek: Nemesis –
Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

(2002)
Looney Tunes: Back in Action
(2003)
Star Trek soundtracks chronology
Star Trek: Insurrection
(1998)
Star Trek: Nemesis
(2002)
Star Trek
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars
Filmtracks2/5 stars
Soundtrack Review3.5/5 stars

It would be Goldsmith's final Star Trek score before his death in 2004.

Contents

Track listingEdit

# Name Length Description
1 "Remus" 1:55 This is the fanfare for the Paramount Pictures logo and opening titles, followed by a meeting at the Romulan Imperial Senate.
2 "The Box" 2:20 Thalaron radiation mist is released in the senate room.
3 "My Right Arm" 1:02 Picard's best man speech at Riker and Deanna's wedding.
4 "Odds and Ends" 4:37 Picard, Worf, and Data discover android remnants on Kolarus III that resemble Data.
5 "Repairs" 6:26 The android is reassembled and revealed as an earlier version of Data named B-4.
6 "The Knife" 3:09 Picard and his crew meet Praetor Shinzon for the first time.
7 "Ideals" 2:15 Picard and Shinzon bond over their shared aspirations.
8 "The Mirror" 5:21 Shinzon holds Picard as his prisoner before Data rescues him.
9 "The Scorpion" 2:21 Picard and Data commedeer a Scorpion class attack fighter to escape the "Scimitar."
10 "Lateral Run" 3:54 The Remans conduct a boarding party on the "Enterprise".
11 "Engage" 2:12 The Enterprise is used to ram into the Scimitar.
12 "Final Flight" 3:47 Picard boards the Scimitar alone and faces off against Shinzon.
13 "A New Friend" 2:36 The crew mourn and reminisce the death of Data.
14 "A New Ending" 6:08 The end credits incorporate the "Theme from Star Trek" as well as "Blue Skies" by Irving Berlin.

The Deluxe EditionEdit

Star Trek: Nemesis –
The Deluxe Edition
 
Soundtrack album by
ReleasedJanuary 6, 2014 (Deluxe Edition)
GenreFilm score
Length115:14 (Deluxe Edition)
LabelVarèse Sarabande
ProducerJerry Goldsmith, Robert Townson

On January 6, 2014 Varèse Sarabande released an expanded 5000-copy limited edition album of the score entitled Star Trek: Nemesis – The Deluxe Edition.[5] The 2-disc album features many previously unreleased cues as well as source music and alternate cues and mixes. The final track of the album entitled "Director and Composer" provides the audio to the final moments of Goldsmith on the Star Trek scoring stage with his orchestra and director Stuart Baird.[6]

Album cues from the original CD are bolded in the following track listing, though the lengths of several of the original CD cues are different.

Disc 1:

No.TitleLength
1."Remus*"2:01
2."The Box"2:21
3."My Right Arm"1:04
4."Star Field** / Positronic"1:57
5."The Argo"1:17
6."Odds and Ends"4:39
7."Your Brother / Course Plotted**"2:07
8."Repairs**"6:27
9."The Knife"3:10
10."Perfect Timing / Allegiance"2:21
11."Secrets"1:28
12."The Mine"1:30
13."Ideals"2:16
14."Options"0:55
15."Bed Time / Transport"1:38
16."Blood Test"1:23
17."The Mirror"5:23
18."The Scorpion**"2:24
19."His Plans / Data & B-4"2:39
20."Battle Stations**"2:40
21."Attack Pattern"2:22
22."The Invitation / True Nature / Let’s Go to Work"4:38
23."Lateral Run"3:55
24."The Victory"0:20

Disc 2:

No.TitleLength
1."Engage"2:14
2."Full Reverse"1:41
3."Not Functional"2:54
4."Final Flight"3:49
5."Firing Sequence"0:54
6."A New Friend"2:38
7."That Song** / An Honor"1:24
8."A New Ending*†**"8:30
9."Riker’s Strut #1 (Mike Lang)"1:07
10."Riker’s Strut #2 (Mike Lang)"1:09
11."Blue Skies† (Vocal By Brent Spiner)"3:17
12."Blue Skies† (Instrumental)"2:37
13."Secrets (Alternative Mix)"1:29
14."The Mine (Alternate)"1:33
15."Options (Alternate)"0:57
16."Options (Alternate Mix)"0:58
17."Data & B-4 (Alternate)"1:39
18."Battle Stations** (Alternate Mix)"2:44
19."Attack Pattern (Alternate Mix)"2:24
20."True Nature (Alternate Mix)"1:30
21."A New Ending*†** (Alternate)"6:11
22."Director and Composer"2:35

* - Contains "Theme from Star Trek (TV Series)" by Alexander Courage & Gene Roddenberry
** - Contains "Theme from Star Trek: The Motion Picture" by Jerry Goldsmith
† - Contains "Blue Skies" by Irving Berlin

PersonnelEdit

Credits adopted from Allmusic:[7]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Star Trek: Nemesis, film score – Jerry Goldsmith". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved December 11, 2013.
  2. ^ "Hollywood Studio Symphony – Star Trek: Nemesis". Hollywood Studio Symphony. Retrieved December 11, 2013.
  3. ^ Clemmensen, Christian. Star Trek: Nemesis soundtrack review. Filmtracks.com. Retrieved April 10, 2011.
  4. ^ Peterson, Matt. "Taking the Trek Once More: Star Trek: Nemesis by Jerry Goldsmith" soundtrack review at Tracksounds.com. Retrieved April 18, 2011.
  5. ^ a b "Deluxe Edition Soundtracks for 'Star Trek: Nemesis' and James Cameron's 'The Abyss' Announced". Film Music Reporter. December 9, 2013. Retrieved December 9, 2013.
  6. ^ "Star Trek Nemesis: The Deluxe Edition". Varèse Sarabande. Archived from the original on January 26, 2014. Retrieved December 10, 2013.
  7. ^ "Star Trek: Nemesis – Credits". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved December 10, 2013.

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