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Brave is the original soundtrack of Disney/Pixar's 2012 animated feature film of the same name composed by Patrick Doyle. The soundtrack also features two original songs performed by Scottish Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis and written by Alex Mandel, and one original song performed by Birdy and Mumford & Sons. Walt Disney Records released the soundtrack on both CD album and digital download on June 19, 2012. "Tha Mo Ghaol Air Àird A' Chuain", a Scottish Gaelic song from Julie Fowlis' album Mar a tha mo chridhe features in official trailers for the film, but do not feature on the soundtrack.

All music composed by Patrick Doyle, except "Touch the Sky" (music by Alex Mandel, lyrics by Mandel and Mark Andrews), "Into the Open Air" (music and lyrics by Mandel), and "Learn Me Right" (music and lyrics by Mumford & Sons).

Track listing

  1. Touch The Sky
  2. Into The Open Air
  3. Learn Me Right
  4. Fate and Destiny - Score
  5. The Games - Score
  6. I Am Merida - Score
  7. Remember to Smile - Score
  8. Merida Rides Away - Score
  9. The Witch’s Cottage - Score
  10. Song Of Mor’du
  11. Through the Castle - Score
  12. Legends Are Lessons - Score
  13. Show Us The Way - Score
  14. Mum Goes Wild - Score
  15. In Her Heart - Score
  16. Noble Maiden Fair
  17. Not Now! - Score
  18. Get the Key - Score
  19. We’ve Both Changed - Score
  20. Merida’s Home - Score


  • Original Score Composed by Patrick Doyle
  • Executive Music Producer: Chris Montan
  • Music Supervisor: Tom MacDougall
  • Score Orchestrated by Patrick Doyle & James Shearman
  • Score Conducted by James Shearman
  • Score Produced by Maggie Rodford
  • Music Editor: Chris Benstead
  • Music Programmer: Rupert Cross
  • Score Recorded & Mixed by Andrew Dudman
  • Additional Engineering: Chris Barrett
  • Assisted by Fiona Cruickshank
  • Music Preparation by Colin Rae
  • Assistant to Score Producer: Chantelle Woodnutt
  • Music Production Director: Andrew Page
  • Music Business Affairs: Donna Cole-Brulé
  • Music Production Coordinator: Ashley Chafin
  • Executive Music Assistant: Jill Heffley
  • Music Production Assistant: Jimmy Tsai
  • Performed by The London Symphony Orchestra
  • Leader: David Alberman
  • Score Recorded & Mixed at Air Lyndhurst Studios (London)
  • Studio Assistants: John Prestage and Laurence Anslow
  • Mastered by Andrew Walter at Abbey Road Studios (London)
  • Post Production Supervisor: Paul Cichocki
  • Creative Direction: Steve Gerdes
  • Album Design: Anabel Sinn

Featured Performers

  • Celtic Fiddle: Christopher Stout
  • Celtic Percussion: Jim Sutherland and Neil Percy
  • Uilleann Pipes: Jarlath Henderson
  • Celtic Whistles: Matheu Watson
  • Bagpipes: Lorne MacDougall, Craig Munro, Kyle Stuart Howie, Kyle Warren and Willie Armstrong
  • Celtic Harp: Bryn Lewis

Touch The Sky

  • Performed by Julie Fowlis
  • Music by Alex Mandel
  • Lyrics by Mark Andrews and Alex Mandel
  • Produced by Jim Sutherland with Éamon Doorley and Julie Fowlis
  • Recorded by Stuart Hamilton
  • Recorded at Castlesound Studio (Edinburgh)
  • Mixed by David Boucher

Into The Open Air

  • Performed by Julie Fowlis
  • Produced by Jim Sutherland with Éamon Doorley and Julie Fowlis
  • Recorded by Stuart Hamilton
  • Recorded at Castlesound Studio (Edinburgh)
  • Mixed by David Boucher

Learn Me Right

  • Performed by Birdy [with Mumford & Sons]
  • Written, Arranged and Produced by Mumford & Sons
  • Recorded by Matt Lawrence
  • Recording Assisted by Olga Fitzroy
  • Orchestra Recording and Mix Engineer Andrew Dudman
  • Orchestra Recording Assisted by Chris Barrett
  • Orchestrations by Rupert Cross, Chris Benstead and James Shearman
  • Recorded and Mixed at Air Lyndhurst Studios (London)

Song Of Mor’du

  • Performed by Billy Connolly, Alex Norton, Patrick Doyle, Carey Wilson, Scott Davies and Gordon Neville
  • Music by Patrick Doyle
  • Lyrics by Patrick Doyle and Steve Purcell

Noble Maiden Fair (A Mhaighdean Bhan Uasal)

  • Performed by Emma Thompson and Peigi Barker
  • Music by Patrick Doyle
  • Lyrics by Patrick Neil Doyle
  • Gaelic Translation by Donald Macleod

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