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 new audiences for symphonic music.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone: 2016 Summer Blockbusters. Music from a few of this summer’s big movies, including Captain America: Civil War, Finding Dory, and Independence Day: Resurgence, plus comments from some of their composers.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone: Playing Politics. We’ll hear music from films about political campaigns, including The Manchurian Candidate, Milk, and more.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone: Stranded. Music from films about people left to fend for themselves, including Cast Away, Gravity, The Martian, and The Revenant.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone: The Talented Mr. Rabinowitz. This week we celebrate Harry Rabinowitz: soundtrack conductor, raconteur and friend of All Classical Portland and The Score who just passed away at the age of 100. From the archives we share a 2008 conversation with Harry and include some of his original… Read more »