The music of "30 Rock" is unlike any other score on TV.
Singers Shirley Bassey, Rumer and Alfie Boe will perform at a memorial concert for the late composer John Barry on Monday night, June 20, at London's Royal Albert Hall, as a benefit for the Royal…
As if the alphabet soup wasn't already complicated enough, there is a new organization claiming to represent composer interests in Hollywood.
If you're a videogame composer hoping to use an orchestra, the key question hasn't changed: Can I record with union musicians? Or will the game publisher force me to go overseas?
This year marks the centennial of composer Bernard Herrmann, whose remarkable film career began with "Citizen Kane"; encompassed such other classics as "Vertigo" and "Psycho"; and ended with "Taxi…
Most of the music Oscar nominees showed up at the Society of Composers & Lyricists annual reception, held Saturday afternoon at composer John Cacavas' house in Beverly Hills.
Paul Shure, who served as concertmaster on hundreds of movie scores over more than 50 years and was one of founding members of the legendary Hollywood String Quartet, died Dec. 8 at his home in…
This year's Oscar-nominated scores reflect the new realities about music in film: While there will always be room for the traditional symphonic score, composers and filmmakers are now so comfortable…
A look at this year's contenders for best score
County crooners, pop stars, Pixar tune gurus and sweet singers compete for Oscar gold.
John Barry, the English composer who won five Oscars for such films as "Out of Africa" and "Dances With Wolves" but who was best-known for James Bond themes like "Goldfinger" and "Thunderball," died…