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I CORPI PRESENTANO TRACCE DI VIOLENZA CARNALE – Guido & Maurizio De Angelis (Digitmovies CDDM 110)IL DIO CHIAMATO DORIAN – Peppino De Luca (Digitmovies CDDM 111)IL MAESTRO E MARGHERITA – Margherita Ennio Morricone (GDM CD Club 7051)JOE PETROSINO – Pino Donaggio (LKP 598) – 53:30LA DONNA DELLA DOMENICA – Ennio Morricone (Cinevox MDF 625) –…

MARK SNOW RETURNS TO ‘THE X-FILES’


(Hollywood, CA) Award-winning composer and X-Files theme creator Mark Snow returns to the paranormal with the score for “The X-Files: I Want to Believe.” Based on the hit sci-fi TV series, the 20th Century Fox film is directed by X-Files creator Chris Carter and reunites original cast members Mulder (David Duchovny) and Scully (Gillian Andersen).…

R.I.P.: ALEXANDER COURAGE, EARLE HAGEN


Alexander Courage, composer of the original Star Trek theme and an Emmy-winning, Oscar-nominated arranger for TV and movies, died May 15 at the Sunrise assisted-living facility in Pacific Palisades, Calif. He was 88 and had been in declining health since 2005. Courage’s fanfare for the Starship Enterprise, written in 1965 for the first of two…

THE 2008 BMI FILM/TV AWARDS


BMI honored the composers of music featured in the past year’s top-grossing films, top-rated prime-time network television series and highest-ranking cable network programs May 21 at its annual Film & Television Awards. Follows the full list of film music winners, and for exclusive pictures from the event click here:BMI Richard Kirk AwardChristopher Young BMI Classic…

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THE ACCIDENTAL TOURIST – John Williams (FSMCD Vol.11 No.6)AQUAMARINE – David Hirschfelder (La-La Land LLLCD 1069)THE BIONIC WOMAN – Joe Harnell (JHCD23)THE DAY THE TIME ENDED / THE DUNGEONMASTER – Richard Band (Intrada Signature Edition ISE1021) – 75:18DOCTOR WHO SERIES 3 – Murray Gold (Silva Screen 1250)FLOOD – Debbie Wiseman (Silva Screen 1247)THE ICE PIRATES…

NEW SCORE ASSIGNMENTS: JOHN WILLIAMS


According to industry sources, the upcoming schedule of John Williams would include the scores for “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince,” “Jurassic Park IV” and “Superman: Man of Steel”. However the most likely is that the scores will be written by another composers, incorporating Williams original themes.

TREVOR RABIN SCORES “GET SMART”


(Hollywood, CA) Platinum selling recording artist/award-winning composer Trevor Rabin scores the Warner Bros. action comedy, “Get Smart.” The film, directed by Peter Segal and starring Steve Carell and Anne Hathaway, opens June 20 (soundtrack available June 17 on Varese Sarabande). Based on the 1960s TV series, “Get Smart” follows protagonist Maxwell Smart (Carell) and his…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: PRINCE CASPIAN – Harry Gregson-Williams (Disney 74202)THE DARK HOUR (LA HORA FRIA) – Alfons Conde (MMS08009)UNDER FIRE – Jerry Goldsmith (FSMCD Vol.11 No.4) – 44:40WRECK OF THE MARY DEARE / TWILIGHT OF HONOR – George Duning / John Green (FSMCD Vol.11 No.3)

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


AND WHEN DID YOU LAST SEE YOUR FATHER? – Barrington Pheloung (Silva 1254)IRON MAN – Ramin Djawadi (Lion’s Gate LGM2-0016)LOST – SEASON 3 – Michael Giacchino (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 892 2)MUTANT (EXPANDED) – Richard Band (Perseverance PRD 024)THE NIGHTCOMERS – Jerry Fielding (Intrada Special Collection Volume 63)SPEED RACER – Michael Giacchino (Varèse Sarabande 302…

R.I.P.: BEBE BARRON


Bebe Barron, who, along with her husband Louis Barron, created the pioneering electronic score for Forbidden Planet (1956), died April 20, 2008 at the age of 82 of natural causes. Bebe Barron was born Charlotte Wind in Minneapolis, on June 16, 1925. She received an MA in political science from the University of Minnesota, where…