Tony Award winner Idina Menzel can be heard on the new recording singing "A Hero Comes Home." Alan Silvestri composed the score to "Beowulf," which was directed by Robert Zemeckis. Menzel will release her latest solo album, "I Stand," Jan. 29, 2008, also on the WBR label.
The track listing for the "Beowulf" recording follows:
"Beowulf Main Title"
"First Grendel Attack"
"Gently As She Goes" (performed by Robin Wright-Penn)
"What We Need Is A Hero"
"I'm Here To Kill Your Monster"
"I Did Not Win The Race"
"A Hero Comes Home" (performed by Robin Wright-Penn)
"Second Grendel Attack"
"I Am Beowulf"
"He Has A Story To Tell"
"Full Of Fine Promises"
"Beowulf Slays The Beast"
"He Was The Best Of Us"
"The Final Seduction"
"A Hero Comes Home" (End Credit Version) (performed by Idina Menzel)
Idina Menzel won a Tony Award for Leading Actress in a Musical for her work as Elphaba in Wicked; she also opened the London production of that hit musical. Menzel created the role of Maureen in the original Broadway company of Rent, and her other theatrical credits include the City Center Encores! production of Hair, the Manhattan Theatre Club The Wild Party, the Public Theater's See What I Wanna See and the benefit Funny Girl concert. Menzel's film credits include "Ask the Dust," "Rent" and the forthcoming "Enchanted."
For more information visit www.beowulfmoviemusic.com.