The Orchestrator

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They may not be household names, but orchestrators play an important role in the development of a film score. We’ll talk with Dave Metzger about his craft and his work on Frozen, The Avengers, Kung Fu Panda and more.

Music highlighted in this episode

Nita's Transformation from Brother Bear 2

Dave Metzger

original soundtrack

2006

Not available for purchase on Amazon.

Legacy

Dave Metzger

courtesy of Dave Metzger

2006

Whiteout from Frozen

Christophe Beck

original soundtrack

Walt Disney D001906102

2013

Not available for purchase on Amazon.

For The First Time in Forever (demo) from Frozen

Kristen Anderson-Lopez/Robert Lopez

courtesy of Dave Metzger

2013

For The First Time in Forever from Frozen

Kristen Anderson-Lopez/Robert Lopez

original soundtrack (Kristen Bell/Idina Menzel, vocals)

Walt Disney D001906102

2013

King of Pride Rock/Circle of Life Finale from The Lion King (Broadway)

Tim Rice/Elton John/Hans Zimmer

original Broadway Cast

Walt Disney

1997

A Wondrous Place from Tarzan

Mark Mancina

original soundtrack

Walt Disney 60645

1999

Not available for purchase on Amazon

Planes (Main Title), demo, from Planes

Mark Mancina

courtesy of Dave Metzger

2013

Planes (Main Title) from Planes

Mark Mancina

original soundtrack

Walt Disney D001405402

2013

Coming Back Around from How To Train Your Dragon

John Powell

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande VSD-7012

2010

I Love You Too from Brother Bear 2

Dave Metzger

original soundtrack

iTunes

2006

Counter Attack from How To Train Your Dragon

John Powell

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande VSD-7012

2010

Father and Daughter from Brother Bear 2

Dave Metzger

original soundtrack

iTunes

2006

August's Rhapsody in C Major from August Rush

Mark Mancina

original soundtrack

Sony 82876877962

2007

Sacred Pool,of Tears from Kung Fu Panda

Hans Zimmer/John Powell

original soundtrack

Interscope B0011344-02

2008

Paradise Concern from Rio

John Powell

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande VSD-7084

2011

Assemble from The Avengers

Alan Silvestri

original soundtrack

Intrada D001759402

2012

Looking At You from Return To Paradise

Mark Mancina

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande VSD-5964

1998

Not available for purchase on Amazon.

Disney Castle Logo

Mark Mancina

original soundtrack

Disney

2006

Throne Room from Star Wars

John Williams

London Symphony Orchestra

Sony 51333

1977

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