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 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 12:20 AM   
 By:   barryfan   (Member)

This is mine and I am playing it today. Still great!!!



What was yours?

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 12:46 AM   
 By:   Gold Digger   (Member)

The original Varese Final Conflict.

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 12:59 AM   
 By:   Mose Harper   (Member)



purchased sometime in the mid nineties. I was still buying cassettes up till then.
No clue what the second one was.

I'd had the LP as a kid (first soundtrack ever bought new), and I was excited to hear it again on a state of the art medium.
Even without anything to directly compare it to I could tell the sound quality was lousy.

It was 2013 (I think) when I bought Quartet's Amityville Horror expansion and that's what really kicked off my adult collecting.

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 1:03 AM   
 By:   johnbijl   (Member)

My first ever score cd was the first ever score cd big grin

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 1:18 AM   
 By:   CindyLover   (Member)

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 1:21 AM   
 By:   gyorgyL   (Member)

Return of the Jedi (Charles Gerhardt) I hadn't a CD player but someone did a copy on a musicassette smile

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 1:23 AM   
 By:   MusicMad   (Member)

Mine was John Barry's Somewhere in Time (1980) ... purchased 03 Mar 86 ... approx. 2 months before I bought a CD player! I had no idea how these discs played and often looked at the disc, in the light, thinking it must sound better (clearer) than the poorly pressed MCA vinyl album.

It did ... but I replaced this MCA release with the newly issued BGO release in 2003 (prior to getting new Hi-Fi speakers) and then again a few months later when I discovered there was a Gold Ultimate Master Disc. Today, with much better Hi-Fi, this fabulous score sounds better than ever. smile
Mitch

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 1:44 AM   
 By:   chriss   (Member)

Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 2:13 AM   
 By:   paulhickling   (Member)

The Living Daylights by John Barry. Not a bad start. Even if he isn't credited...

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 2:34 AM   
 By:   Xebec   (Member)

Army of Darkness by Joe LoDuca

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:10 AM   
 By:   Stephen Woolston   (Member)

My first CD was Silva Screen's DAMIEN—OMEN II in 1989.

I resisted the onslaught of CDs initially because I couldn't face the idea of buying everything all over again but by 1989 it was pretty clear LPs were going to give way to CDs.

Cheers

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:19 AM   
 By:   ghost of 82   (Member)

Once Upon a Time in America, if I remember correctly. The original release when it first came out. I recall the store guy at the till observing "one hell of a film" which has always stuck with me, because this was back in the days when the film was less well known, in the VHS rental days.

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:40 AM   
 By:   Timothy J. Phlaps   (Member)

Army of Darkness by Joe LoDuca

Hey, me too.

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:41 AM   
 By:   acathla   (Member)

This was the very first full score CD I bought:

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:43 AM   
 By:   Randy Watson   (Member)

Lethal Weapon 3, it was a Christmas gift from my parents.

The first one I bought myself was Jurassic Park

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:47 AM   
 By:   KeV McG   (Member)

I'm pretty sure it was The Blue Max by Jerry Goldsmith on Varese Sarabande.
Not sure when... possibly late 1986 or 1987?

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 3:48 AM   
 By:   Mike Petersen   (Member)

The Accidental Tourist, early in the new year of 1989. Went great with my first CD player.

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 4:17 AM   
 By:   First Breath   (Member)

Hans Zimmer - PACIFIC HEIGHTS

 
 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 4:32 AM   
 By:   Rick15   (Member)

Well.....to be completely clichè

The score that got me into this game....

 
 Posted:   Jul 25, 2020 - 4:38 AM   
 By:   judy the hutt   (Member)

Well.....to be completely clichè

The score that got me into this game....



It was Star Wars as well as it was the earliest CD on the market at that time 1997

 
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