Mozart Went To The Movies is a three-part series on the history of orchestral film music, from its roots in European concert halls to its use in cutting edge multimedia.
Part One: The Orchestra Comes to The Odeon
Silent movies were never silent. We trace the orchestra's journey from the opera house to the movie house.
Part Two: Escaping to Hollywood
How Jewish refugees from Nazi Europe forever changed the sound of movie music.
Part Three: Space Operas and The Digital Age
Star Wars marks the return of the epic orchestral score. And we'll hear how the classic movie sound is influencing digital media, and creating a new audiences for symphonic music.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, Authors on Screen. We’ll hear great music from films about authors including Misery, Sunset Boulevard, Shakespeare in Love and more on the next edition of The Score.
We’ll hear music from realistic, unromanticized views of the Old West, including Tombstone, 3:10 to Yuma, The Good, The Bad and the Ugly and more on the next edition of The Score.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, The Tartan and The Thistle. As the country prepares for an historic vote on independence from the U-K, we’ll hear music from films about Scotland, including Braveheart, Rob Roy, Local Hero and more on the next edition of The Score.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, The Scores of Sherlock Holmes. Scores from Sherlock Holmes adventures, from the classic Basil Rathbone series to contemporary versions starring Robert Downey Junior and Benedict Cumberbatch.