Let Me Go [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Let Me Go [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

by Phil SelwayPhil Selway


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Let Me Go is Philip Selway's soundtrack to the 2017 Polly Steele film that tells the tale of Helga Schneider, a woman whose mother left her in 1941 to join the Nazi SS. Given such a topic, it's not much of a surprise that Let Me Go is an evocative, sometimes eerie listen, balancing austere strings and pianos with delicate guitars. This still music gets punctuated by a handful of fully composed songs with vocals, including the title track, which is sung by Selway. These songs aren't interruptions: they feel like an outlet for the emotions that have been building over the course of the record. What lasts, though, is that sustained melancholy mood, one that Selway skillfully and subtly weaves throughout the whole soundtrack.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/03/2017
Label: Bella Union
UPC: 5414940002263
catalogNumber: 697
Rank: 149544

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Phil Selway   Primary Artist,Guitar,Percussion,Piano,Drums,Keyboards,Vocals,Vibes
Nick Moorbath   Bass
Morgan Goff   Viola
Laura Moody   Cello
Vince Sipprell   Viola
Lou Rhodes   Vocals
Jennymay Logan   Violin
Quinta   Violin,Glockenspiel,Keyboards,Viola,Saw,Vibes
Emma Smith   Violin

Technical Credits

Phil Selway   Composer,Producer,String Arrangements
Nick Moorbath   Producer,Engineer
Laura Moody   String Arrangements
David Broder   Producer
Adem Ilhan   Producer
Alexandra Walker   Production Design
Luke Jarvis   Artwork
Cait Morrison   Art Direction
Dylan Voigt   Engineer
Vicky Wildman   Casting
Buffy Hall   Casting
Lizzie Pickering   Producer,Cover Photo
Polly Steele   Director,Producer,Screenplay,Filmmaker

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