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Christian DesJardins Inside Film Music
14-Apr-2007 - Silman-James Press has published a wonderful book about film music, Inside Film Music - Composers Speak. Designed to speak clearly and intelligently to non-musicians and musicians alike, Inside Film Music is a must for every film music fan. Through its more than forty lively, insightful interviews, it delves deeply into the creative process, the basics of musical thought, filmmaking's collaborative nature, and the individual psyches of it's participating composers. It covers every current style of film music, the essence of what it means to write a score for motion pictures... and much more. Composers featured are John Barry, John Debney, Rachel Portman, Philip Glass, Stephen Warbeck, Gabriel Yared, Mark Isham, Alan Silvestri, to name a few. The foreword is by Christopher Young. SC editor's comment: *****
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