Theme of Lara

The "Theme of Lara" is a composition by French composer Maurice Jarre, originally featured in the soundtrack of the film "Doctor Zhivago" (1965). The piece, set in the key of D major, is known for its romantic and sweeping melody, reflecting the love story between the characters Lara and Yuri in the film. Jarre's evocative score earned critical acclaim and won him an Academy Award for Best Original Score. Interestingly, the "Theme of Lara" has since become one of Jarre's most recognizable compositions, beloved by audiences around the world for its timeless beauty and emotional depth.