This Documentary Spotlights Ennio Morricone’s Remarkable Musical Legacy

Ennio Morricone

Can a film composer be considered among the GOATs of classical tradition? In 2020, John Zorn made just such an argument, comparing the first five notes of the ‘coyote call’ from Ennio Morricone’s score for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly to the notes – der-der-der-durrr! – that open Beethoven’s fifth symphony. It’s a daring thought that underlines a central theme of Ennio, Giuseppe Tornatore’s documentary on the Italian music iconhellip;

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