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13 June 2016, 17:40 | Updated: 11 January 2017, 14:26
Three tenors have composed lyrics for the Game of Thrones theme in a language from the fantasy world
Forte are three tenors who appeared on America’s Got Talent in 2013. Three years later, they are back with this operatic version of the Game of Thrones theme.
Sung in High Valyrian, a language best described as the Game of Thrones universe’s version of Latin, Forte’s version also comes with a magnificently camp video in which the three tenors run around in fancy dress, and indulge boyhood fantasies of being master swordsmen. Just like the Wagnerian ideal of the Gesamtkunstwerk, right guys?
It also includes this amazing introduction:
Enjoy the full lyrical tour de force below: