The collision of cultures that figures so prominently in "Argo" was the inspiration for Alexandre Desplat's evocative score.
"Anna Karenina" marks the third original-score nomination for Italian-born, London-based composer Dario Marianelli. "Pride & Prejudice" and "Atonement" preceded it, the latter won, and all three have…
After years of criticism about its often strange and unfathomable choices in the song category, the Academy's music branch finally dumped its confusing numerical grading in 2012 and returned to the…
With Thursday's Oscar nominations in the music categories, the Academy offered up some notable contrasts.
More recording work, some musicians contend, could come in the form of videogame score recording, which has now left L.A. completely.
A movement aimed at bringing more film and videogame scoring to L.A. has emerged and the AFM has been a primary target of criticism.
John Williams won his first Oscar for music he didn't compose -- adapting the score of the stage musical "Fiddler on the Roof" for its 1971 screen incarnation.
Richard Rodney Bennett, Oscar-nominated English composer of "Far From the Madding Crowd," "Nicholas and Alexandra" and "Murder on the Orient Express," died Monday, Dec. 24, at his home in New York…
You're the hottest artist in Great Britain; you've just won six Grammys, including record, album and song of the year; and your album is selling by the millions around the world. What can you…
Danny Elfman is finishing his busiest year ever, with no fewer than six films in the marketplace, including two for longtime collaborator Tim Burton ("Dark Shadows," "Frankenweenie") and "Men in…
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