The list author says: "Best known as the composer for the Coen Brothers' films, Burwell has a fascinatingly varied output, unified by a fierce intelligence and wit to his writing. It is never easily sentimental or broad, but focused and unexpected. One of my favorite composers.
Note: this list was only allowed to contain 40 items. The soundtrack albums for THE ROOKIE, KALIFORNIA, THE BIG LEBOWSKI, BEFORE NIGHT FALLS and VELVET GOLDMINE each have one or two Burwell tracks, while the DVD of WHAT PLANET ARE YOU FROM? has his score as an isolated audio track. The soundtrack album for THREE KINGS can be found used on eBay, it was exclusively available from a defunct website called CDNow. The soundtrack album for THE HOAX is an iTunes exclusive."