VIDEO GAMES LIVE TO RELEASE CD AND DVD


Video Games Live, the project of video game concerts around the world, announced that they will be releasing a DVD & CD from their award-winning sold out performances recorded in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil last year. Recently, Video Games Live was the recipient of the “Special Breakthrough Achievement Award” at the 3rd Annual Gameworld Awards…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Perseverance Records – MARTIN / POLLOCK (Donald Rubinstein, date to be announced)Monstruous Movie Music – THE ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN (TV, Various, date to be announced)

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


ADDISON: FILM MUSIC – John Addison (Chandos 10418) – 70:50THE ENFORCER – Jerry Fielding (Aleph 038) – 40:09EVENING – Jan A.P. Kaczmarek (Verve 920502)THE LAST VALLEY – John Barry (Intrada Special Collection Volume 46) – 37:29LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD – Marco Beltrami (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 824 2) – 63:17A MAN CALLED ADAM –…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Film Score Monthly – WAIT UNTIL DARK (Henry Mancini, July)Retrograde Records – A MAN CALLED ADAM (Benny Carter, July)Varèse Sarabande – July, 31st: RUSH HOUR 3 (Lalo Schifrin), I KNOW WHO KILLED ME (Joel McNeely)MovieScore Media – SKINWALKERS (Andrew Lockington, 31/07/07)

THE NOMINEES FOR THE SECOND JERRY GOLDSMITH AWARD COMPETITION (ÚBEDA 2007)


The BSOSpirit Society announced the nominees for the Second Annual GoldSpirit Awards/Jerry Goldsmith Award Competition for Young Film and Audiovisual Composers that will take place at the Third International Film Music Conference in the City of Úbeda, Spain, from July 19-22, 2007: BEST SCORE IN SHORT LENGTH FORMATHearth (Lucas Vidal) (USA)Lethe (Christoph Zirngibl) (Germany)Little Wings…

ALF CLAUSEN CELEBRATES THE 400th ‘THE SIMPSONS’ EPISODE


Alf Clausen recently completed scoring the landmark 400th episode of the animated series, “The Simpsons,” one of the most unique shows in television history. Every show has wildly different dramatic requirements. While there are certain thematic signatures from week to week, Alf has created a catalogue of some of the funniest songs and parodies of…

LALO SCHIFRIN NEWS


Last April in Paris, living legend of jazz and symphony Lalo Schifrin conducted the Jules Verne Film Festival Orchestra. Jazz bassist Kyle Eastwood—Clint’s son—offered a tremendous improvisation on DIRTY HARRY before 3,000 dazzled attendees and later presented Lalo with the Jules Verne Award for Lifetime Achievement. In July, Lalo will be the featured artist for…

HANS ZIMMER TALKS ABOUT HIS LATEST ‘PIRATES’ SCORE


Academy Award winning Composer Hans Zimmer talked to Soundtrack.net and discussed his latest soundtrack, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD’S END. He also talks about the new themes, the evolution of the PIRATES scores, and also about his approach for THE SIMPSONS MOVIE. You can download and listen to the 33-minute long podcast by visiting…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


AMAZING STORIES: ANTHOLOGY THREE – John Williams, Vários (Intrada Special Collection Volume 44) – 157:34GIOVANNI FALCONE – Ennio Morricone (Rai Trade FRT 417)L’ULTIMO DEI CORLEONESI – Ennio Morricone (Rai Trade FRT 424)THE LIVES OF OTHERS – Gabriel Yared, Stephane Moucha (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 818 2)MEDICINA GENERALE – Pivio & Aldo De Scalzi (Rai Trade…

GEORGE S. CLINTON SCORES HBO FILMS ‘BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE’


(Hollywood, CA) Grammy Award nominated composer George S. Clinton features master Lakota flutist and recording artist John Two-Hawks on his score for the HBO original film “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.” The film, starring Aidan Quinn and Anna Paquin, is directed by Yves Simoneau. Last Month, Clinton received the prestigious Richard Kirk Award for…

SONCINEMAD EXTRAORDINARY CONCERT PROGRAMME


The Soncinemad 2007 organizing committee announced the details of the SONCINEMAD Extraordinary Concert (“Filmmusic at Kinépolis”), a very special integral event of the 2nd Madrid Filmmusic Festival (Soncinemad) which will take place in the 29th of June at 21:00 in the Kinépolis Cinema (Pozuelo-Madrid): 29 June 2007Kinepolis Theatre (Madrid)Carlos III Symphonic Orchestra21:00Christopher YoungSpiderman 3Murder in…

MADRID FILM MUSIC FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS ‘SPIDER-MAN 3’ COMPOSER CHRISTOPHER YOUNG


(Los Angeles, CA) In addition to presenting his own extraordinary musical scores, award-winning film composer Christopher Young serves as Honorary President of this year’s Madrid Film Music Festival, “SocineMad”. Information on the June 29 through July 1 festival in Kinépolis Madrid can be found at http://www.soncinemad.com/. Golden Globe nominated Young, who recently released the soundtrack…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Varèse Sarabande – HOSTEL, PART II (Nathan Barr, July 17th), BABYLON 5: THE LOST TALES (Christopher Franke, July 24th)La-La Land – THE DARK CRYSTAL: 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION SOUNDTRACK (Trevor Jones, July 14th)

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


I CAPTURE THE CASTLE – Dario Marianelli (MMS07004)MR. BROOKS – Ramin Djawadi (Milan 36283) – 51:10OCEAN’S THIRTEEN – David Holmes (Warner Bros. 147964)SEPTEMBER DAWN – William Ross (BSXCD 8830) – 45:11WITCHBLADE – Joel Goldsmith (FCM CD001) – 73:57

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Warner Bros. Records – OCEAN’S 13 (David Holmes, Various, June 4th), HARRY POTTER AND THE ORDER OF PHOENIX (Nicholas Hooper, July 9th)Walt Disney Records – RATATOUILLE (Michael Giacchino, june)FreeClyde Music – WITCHBLADE (Joel Goldsmith, TV, june)

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HANG ‘EM HIGH / THE AVIATOR – Dominic Frontiere (La-La Land LLLCD 1053)MAY AND OTHER SELECTED WORKS OF JAYE BARNES – Jaye Barnes Luckett ( La-La Land LLLCD 1056)SPELLBOUND – Miklos Rozsa (Intrada 7100) – 74:50