Ride of the Valkyries

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Ride of the Valkyries
Composer Richard Wagner
Released 1870-06-26

Ride of the Valkyries (German: Walkürenritt) is the popular term for the beginning of Act III of Die Walküre, the second of the four operas by Richard Wagner that comprise Der Ring des Nibelungen, and one of Wagner's most popular pieces. Although the opera wasn't officially produced until 1870, the melody of the tune was written down as early as July 23, 1851.

Games

Alien Ambush (A8)

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Alien Ambush (A8)
Arranger Unknown
Released 1982-??-??
Format SAP


Fortress of Narzod (VECT)

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Fortress of Narzod (VECT)
Arranger Unknown
Released 1982-??-??
Format SAP


Black Hawk (C64)

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Black Hawk (C64)
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Arranger Unknown
Released 1984-??-??
Format SID


Brunhilde Loves Bruno (C64)

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Brunhilde Loves Bruno (C64)
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Arranger Unknown
Released 1984-??-??
Format SID


Alice In Wonderland (C64)

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Alice In Wonderland (C64)
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Arranger Unknown
Released 1985-??-??
Format SID


Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! (NES)

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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! (NES)
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Arranger Yukio Kaneoka, Akito Nakatsuka, Kenji Yamamoto
Programmer Akito Nakatsuka
Released 1987-11-21
Length 0:06
Format NSF
Loops No

A small excerpt of Ride of the Valkyries is played for the opening music of Von Kaiser and Super Macho Man. The PlayChoice-10 version is identical to the NES version.

Parodius (MSX)

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Parodius (MSX)
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Arranger Gary Eskow, Russell Shiffer
Released 1988-??-??
Format KSS


GunBoat (DOS)

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GunBoat (DOS)
Arranger Unknown
Released 1990-??-??
Format MUS (AdLib)


King Arthur's World (SNES)

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King Arthur's World (SNES)
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Arranger Martin Simpson, Justin Scharvona
Released 1992-11-27
Format SPC


Lords of Magic (W32)

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Lords of Magic (W32)
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Arranger Keith Zizza
Released 1997-??-??
Length 0:18.62
Format WAV


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