C.S. LEWIS’ TIMELESS ADVENTURE ‘THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN’ FEATURING ORIGINAL MUSIC BY HARRY GREGSON-WILLIAMS


(April 29, 2008- Burbank, CA)- Walt Disney Records will release the original soundtrack for Walt Disney Pictures/Walden Media’s The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian on May 13, 2008. The recording features score written by award-winning composer Harry Gregson-Williams and songs performed by Switchfoot (“This Is Home”), Regina Spektor (“The Call”), Oren Lavie (“A Dance ‘Round The Memory Tree”), and Hanne Hukkelberg (“Lucy”). In 1950, the scholar, critic and writer C.S. Lewis published The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, the first of his seven-volume series, The Chronicles of Narnia, and established a modern legend. Adults and children alike fell in … Continue reading C.S. LEWIS’ TIMELESS ADVENTURE ‘THE CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN’ FEATURING ORIGINAL MUSIC BY HARRY GREGSON-WILLIAMS

ITUNES RELEASES MICHAEL GIACCHINO’S "ROAR" FROM PARAMOUNT PICTURES’ ‘CLOVERFIELD’


HOLLYWOOD , CA – April 28, 2008 – On this April 29th, iTunes is releasing the end credits overture from “Cloverfield” by Michael Giacchino. For the first time, the full length orchestral piece, entitled “ROAR!”, will be available exclusively from iTunes paralleling the release of the film for download. Giacchino’s “ROAR!” showcases an epic monster movie style, one that captivated audience members throughout the end credits. The film version of “ROAR!” totaled 9:45. The iTunes release finally makes available the full length, unedited piece that runs 12:15. Previous Giacchino’s credits includes the scores for THE INCREDIBLES, MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 3, RATATOUILLE … Continue reading ITUNES RELEASES MICHAEL GIACCHINO’S "ROAR" FROM PARAMOUNT PICTURES’ ‘CLOVERFIELD’

MARIANELLI AND BADALAMENTI ARE GUESTS OF HONOUR AT THE ‘8th WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’


The World Soundtrack Academy has just announced that world-class composers Angelo Badalamenti and Dario Marianelli will attend the 8th annual World Soundtrack Awards, the closing event for the 35th edition of the Ghent Film Festival (7-18 October 2008). The 8th edition of the World Soundtrack Awards is once again promising to be the highlight of the year for soundtrack music fans. After the prestigious awards ceremony, the international elite of film music composers will be on hand to present a live performance of their music by the Flemish Radio Orchestra, conducted by Dirk Brossé. For this year’s edition, the World … Continue reading MARIANELLI AND BADALAMENTI ARE GUESTS OF HONOUR AT THE ‘8th WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


THE ABANDONED – Alfons Conde (MMS08008)FARSCAPE CLASSICS: VOL. 3 – Guy Gross (La-La Land LLLCD 1067)JOHN ADAMS – Rob Lane, Joseph Vitarelli (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 893 2)NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC: THE EXPLORERS – Lee Holdridge (Intrada Signature Edition ISE1019) – 50:38P.S. I LOVE YOU – John Powell (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 891 2)SCENES OF A CRIME / A CHILD’S GAME – Christopher Young (BSXCD 8837)STARGATE: THE ARK OF TRUTH – Joel Goldsmith (FCM CD003) – 58:23THE STUNT MAN / AN UNMARRIED WOMAN – Dominic Frontiere / Bill Conti (Intrada Special Collection Volume 64) – 58:20VARÈSE SARABANDE: 30th ANNIVERSARY – Vários (Varèse … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

LISBETH SCOTT & GREG ELLIS’ DEBUT COLLABORATION AS BIOMUSIQUE


(Hollywood, CA) Kosmic Music releases biomusique’s “the 10,000 steps” [street date May 13th]. Biomusique is the group name of acclaimed singer/songwriter Lisbeth Scott (“Chronicles of Narnia,” “Munich,” “Passion of The Christ”) and eclectic percussionist Greg Ellis (“The Matrix, “300.”) The project brought the two noted L.A musicians together in a creative process that spanned months of intensive recording – and birthed a work of sweeping, cinematic beauty. Working in the aerie of his Beechwood Canyon studio with its panoramic city views, Ellis’ multi-instrumental talents were broadly exercised to support and embellish Scott’s extraordinary, multi-textured vocals. He contributed not only the … Continue reading LISBETH SCOTT & GREG ELLIS’ DEBUT COLLABORATION AS BIOMUSIQUE

COMPOSER CHRISTOPHER YOUNG TO RECEIVE RICHARD KIRK AWARD AT BMI FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS


LOS ANGELES, April 8, 2008 – Prolific composer Christopher Young will receive the Richard Kirk Award for outstanding career achievement at the performing right organization’s annual Film & Television Awards on Wednesday, May 21 in Los Angeles. Staged at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, the black-tie, invitation-only dinner will also honor the composers of the past year’s top-grossing films, top-rated prime-time network television series and highest-ranking cable network programs. Named in honor of former BMI Vice President and film & television department founder Richard Kirk, the Richard Kirk Award is bestowed on composers who have made significant contributions to the realm … Continue reading COMPOSER CHRISTOPHER YOUNG TO RECEIVE RICHARD KIRK AWARD AT BMI FILM & TELEVISION AWARDS