Symphony No.3 in A major (2) Samuel Wesley Download 'Symphony No.3 in A major (2)' on iTunes
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The Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug official soundtrack - an album guide
Not as uplifting as its title might suggest, this track is full of pulsing strings and angry French horns. It may be another example of Howard Shore's darker music, but it still has a folky edge.