It pays to be a part-time songwriter with a full-time job at Pixar. Alex Mandel manages the 3D department at Pixar's Northern California operation, but still gets out his guitar from time to time.
Network shows with live bands, including "The Tonight Show" and "Dancing With the Stars," were the subject of protests Tuesday by the American Federation of Musicians, which contends its performers…
From scores to songs to main themes, TV provides a wide canvas for musical expression. These thumbnail sketches provide Academy members with a shorthand on which to base their vote.
Despite having turned 80 in June, Lalo Schifrin shows no signs of slowing down: He will be honored at two festivals in Europe in October, has a four-CD career retrospective due for release, has…
Starting next month, Boston-based Berklee (which has long offered a major in film music) will also offer a master's degree in scoring for film (and TV and videogames) at its new campus in Valencia.
Makers view acting and singing as inseparable in quest for authenticity
Composer Marvin Hamlisch, who died Monday at the age of 68, was -- to borrow a phrase from one of his biggest hits -- one singular sensation.
Mickey, Donald, Goofy and Pluto are back on TV screens for the first time in years, accompanied by the music originally written for them 50 to 60 years ago -- but played anew by a Hollywood ensemble…
Each of tuner's songrwiting teams limited to one tune in race
"Once Upon a Time," "Pan Am," "Revenge" use live musicians
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