The Departure (Lullaby) Piano Sheet Music

Max Richter

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  • Level 43/100 (Ambitious)
  • Scoring Piano Solo
  • Genre Movie Soundtrack
  • Availability Download available Not available

Information about the piece

The song The Departure (Lullaby) is a stunning piece composed by the German-British composer Max Richter. Known for his exceptional range across many musical genres, Richter blends classical and electronic elements in his works, often producing deeply emotional pieces - The Departure (Lullaby) is no exception.

  • Origin: The song forms part of Richter's score for the compelling HBO series The Leftovers. Set in a post-apocalyptic world, the music takes on an eerily beautiful quality to match the show's complex plot and introspective themes. Played during some of the show's most poignant moments, The Departure (Lullaby) has captured the hearts of many fans.

  • Context: Richter drew inspiration for The Departure (Lullaby) from different music genres. It’s a hauntingly beautiful piece where classical styles meet modern techniques. This fusion results in a timeless piece which has captivated a broad audience.

  • Features of the song include:
    • A consistent, repeating melodic theme
    • Primarily legato piano playing
    • Soft, supporting string arrangements
    • A strong emotive impact achieved through dynamic changes and tempo fluctuations

The sheet music for the intermediate version of The Departure (Lullaby) is currently available for purchase on our website. Once purchased, the music sheet can be conveniently downloaded for your use. Immerse yourself in the world of this stirring composition and experience the emotional depth of Max Richter's music through your own performance.

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