LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


DAVID RAKSIN AT MGM – David Raksin (FSMCD Vol.12 No.2, 5 CDs)DOUBT – Howard Shore (Howe 1001)ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU – Laurence Rosenthal (La-La Land LLLCD 1085) – 57:33TAKING CHANCE – Marcelo Zarvos (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 947 2)THE UNBORN – Ramin Djawadi (Lakeshore 34065)

THE COMPLETE 2009 ‘OSCARS’ WINNERS LIST


BEST PICTURE – “Slumdog Millionaire”ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE – Sean Penn (“Milk”)ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE – Kate Winslet (“The Reader”)DIRECTING – Danny Boyle (“Slumdog Millionaire)ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE – Heath Ledger (“The Dark Knight”)ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE – Penelope Cruz (“Vicky Cristina Barcelona”)FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM – Departures (Japan)ANIMATED FEATURE FILM –…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – FSM, La-La Land, Kritzerland


Film Score Monthly – February: DAVID RAKSIN AT MGM (David Raksin, 5 CDs, includes ACROSS THE WIDE MISSOURI, KIND LADY, THE MAN WITH A CLOAK, THE GIRL IN WHITE, THE MAGNIFICENT YANKEE, THE NEXT VOICE YOU HEAR…, RIGHT CROSS, GROUNDS FOR MARRIAGE, THE VINTAGE, A LADY WITHOUT PASSPORT, UNTIL THEY SAIL, PAT AND MIKE, THE…

THE INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION (IFMCA) WINNERS


THE INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS ASSOCIATION (IFMCA) ANNOUNCES ITS 2008 WINNERS FOR SCORING EXCELLENCE 2008 FILM WINNERS: FILM SCORE OF THE YEAR – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Alexandre Desplat)FILM COMPOSER OF THE YEAR – Danny ElfmanBREAKOUT COMPOSER OF THE YEAR – Andrew LockingtonBEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A DRAMA FILM – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Alexandre…

JOHN DEBNEY SCORES ‘HANNAH MONTANA: THE MOVIE’


(Hollywood, CA) Award-winning composer JOHN DEBNEY scores Disney’s HANNAH MONTANA: THE MOVIE, directed by Peter Chelsom. The family comedy stars Miley Cyrus, alongside her dad Billy Ray Cyrus. Debney created a new love theme for the film and integrated the score with Miley’s songs to create a unified sound throughout the film. He wove the…

MICHAEL GIACCHINO IN ÚBEDA


The BSOSpirit Society, organizer of the International Film Music Festival ‘City of Úbeda’, has confirmed that the American composer Michael Giacchino will be part of its V edition, to be held between July 16 and 19. The involvement of the this year’s Oscar Awards musical director makes the Úbeda Festival looks even more distinguished, thus…