Tag Archives: film music

New Arrivals December 5 – 11, 2011

Ah, the beauty of pre-ordering: things just show up and always a happy surprise. So it is this time with the new A. Bertram Chandler omnibus. Also new are a graphic novel and a soundtrack CD. Read on, MacDuff. Astro … Continue reading

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Saturday Soundtrack: The Joy Luck Club

this is # 19 in the ongoing Saturday Soundtrack series Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, music composed by Rachel Portman, 1993  –  Holly wood Records HR 61561-2  –  15 cues, total time 44 minutes Take the gentle, graceful sound of Japanese … Continue reading

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IFMCA 2009 Nominees For Best Score Announced

The International Film Music Critics Awards, simply because it is the best award “show” only for film music. Here are this year’s nominees  (Source: IFMCA) FILM SCORE OF THE YEAR • AVATAR, music by James Horner • DRAG ME TO … Continue reading

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The Man From Snowy River

Saturday Soundtrack # 7 The Man From Snowy River music by Bruce Rowland, Varese Sarabande VSD-47217, released 1982 This is music from the 1982 film starring  Kirk Douglas, Jack Thompson. The Australian Film Institute named this the Best Music Score for … Continue reading

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Saturday Soundtrack #1 – Pan’s Labyrinth

Beginning today, I’ll post a “Saturday Soundtrack” (SSt) each week. I’m NOT going to be including sound bytes. I’ll assume you know how to find those if you want them. I’ve long held the opinion that soundtrack music is much akin … Continue reading

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