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Old 24 September 2021, 10:53   #1
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magnetic fields intro music ?

what is the music at the beginning of many magnetic fields games.
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Old 24 September 2021, 10:56   #2
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Old 24 September 2021, 10:59   #3
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thank you chip.
this is wagner but which song ?
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Note that "8svx.wagner" is the Magnetic Fields intro music which is a brief recording of "Siegfried's Funeral March" from "Götterdämmerung" by Richard Wagner.
You can also hear it in the movie Excalibur (1981).
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Old 24 September 2021, 11:01   #5
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According to Unexotica info this is "Siegfried's Funeral March" from "Götterdämmerung"
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Old 24 September 2021, 11:08   #6
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ok chip predseda, i find the same result.


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didn't know this, i thought it was an original short tune
thanks for the info

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Old 24 September 2021, 16:47   #9
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I think it's sampled from the old movie Excaliber. Or if not that movie used the same tune.
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Old 27 September 2021, 10:06   #10
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i always found it very dramatic for a title card tune It caught me off-guard the first time I heard it and had the volume up a little too much.
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...It caught me off-guard the first time I heard it and had the volume up a little too much.
quite all the Magnetic Fields games had the default volume output set a bit too much high
ie, the Super Cars 2 main menu tune, too much difference from the ingame sfx imo
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You can also hear it in the movie Excalibur (1981).
This is what I always new it from
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