This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, A Conversation with Carl Davis. We talk with British composer Carl Davis about his scores for classic TV series like Upstairs Downstairs and Pride & Prejudice, and his compositions for silent films from the 1920s including Ben-Hur, Napoleon, The Phantom of the Opera and more.
Music from films that provide the back-story. We'll hear scores to prequels, including The Phantom Menace, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Oz the Great and Powerful and more.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, July 4 1776. We celebrate Independence Day with music from films about America's founding. We'll hear excerpts from Jefferson in Paris, John Adams and more.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, Robots, Androids and Cyborgs. Music from films about robots. We'll hear scores from Blade Runner, Forbidden Planet, The Day the Earth Stood Still and more.
We talk with John Ottman about his work as both composer and film editor. We'll hear his music from films including The Usual Suspects, Valkyrie and X-Men 2.
We'll hear scores that didn't make the final cut, including Alex North's original music to 2001: A Space Odyssey and William Walton's planned music for The Battle of Britain.
This week on The Score, Father Figures. On this year's Fathers Day edition of the Score, music from films about father figures, including Obi Wan Kenobi, Gandalf and X-Men's Charles Xavier.
This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, Rejected Scores. Part two of our show about rejected scores, including Alan Silvestri's music from Mission Impossible, and the unheard original score for the movie Troy.
In honor the 70th anniversary of D-Day we'll listen to scores from films including Saving Private Ryan, The Longest Day, Band of Brothers and more.
This week, music to keep you on the edge of your seat. We'll hear great suspense themes from films including Vertigo, North By Northwest, Fatal Attraction and more.