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Andúril (soundtrack)

Andúril is the tenth track of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by Howard Shore. The 2 minute and 36 second work is instrumental music with a background of soft choral voices. For the compact disc Philippa Boyens adapted text by Tolkien (translated by David Salo) that is associated with the music (see below).

[edit] Lyrics

Behold! Andúril;
Flame of the West.
The Blade that was broken,
Has been remade!

In Sindarin:

Elo! Andúril;
Lach en Annûn
I charthol asgannen
Ad echannen