the-young-popeWarner Music will release a soundtrack album for the Paolo Sorrentino’s series The Young Pope. The album features selections from the show’s original music composed by Lele Marchitelli (The Great Beauty). Also included are tracks by Jeff Buckley, Max Richter, John Adams, Bela Bartok, Antonello Venditti, Jefferson Airplane, Domenico Modugno & more as featured in the drama. The soundtrack will be released overseas on December 16, 2016 and is now available for pre-order as an import on AmazonThe Young Pope is created and directed by Sorrentino and stars Jude Law, Diane Keaton, Silvio Orlando, Javier Cámara, Scott Shepherd, Cécile de France, Ludivine Sagnier, Toni Bertorelli and James Cromwell. The series tells the story of the beginning of the pontificate of Lenny Belardo, alias Pius XIII, the first American Pope in history. The show premiered in several European markets over the last couple of months and will premiere on HBO on January 15, 2017. Visit the official show website for updates.

Here’s the album track list:

Disc 1:

1. Watchtower (Instrumental) – Devlin
2. By Chris Johnston Craig Markva Jamie Evans – Labradford
3. Later – Lele Marchitelli
4. 14 Ave Maria, “Ellens Gesang III”, D. 839 (Arr. Ion Marin) – Franz Schubert
5. Kissing Disease – Melodium
6. Cardinals – Lele Marchitelli
7. Moan (Trentemoller Remix Radio Edit) – Trentemoller
8. Dreaming of You – Lele Marchitelli
9. Levo – Recondite
10. String Quartet No. 4 V. Meditation – Kronos Quartet
11. Sister Mary – Lele Marchitelli
12. Fear of God – Lele Marchitelli
13. Deleted Poems – Lele Marchitelli
14. The Last Sleep of the Virgin – John Tavener

Disc 2:

1. Senza un perche – Nada
2. Logan’s Loop – Andrew Bird
3. Blues from an Airplane – Jefferson Airplane
4. The Knowledge – Lele Marchitelli
5. Going Backwards to Recover That Which Was Left Behind – Christina Vantzou
6. Song – Max Richter
7. Hair – Lele Marchitelli
8. If Only My Heart Were Wide Like the Sea – Bruno Bavota
9. Simma – Post Pines
10. Melancolie – Peppino di Capri
11. Hallelujah – Jeff Buckley
12. Voiello Soul – Lele Marchitelli
13. Never Be Like You – Flume feat. Kai
14. Changes – Faul & Wad Ad & Pnau
15. Maddalena Ventura – Lele Marchitelli
16. Music for Strings, Precussion and Celesta – III. Adagio – Bela Bartok
17. Era de Maggio – Roberto Murolo
18. The Miracle – Lele Marchitelli
19. Halo – Lotte Kestner
20. I Remember – Saint Saviour
21. Dussolier – Lele Marchitelli
22. Little Requiem for a Certain Polka, Op.66 I. Tranquilo – Henryk Gorecki