With movie music nights having become de rigueur at concert halls and amphitheaters across the land -- not to mention recently sprung festival showcases -- it might be important to note the event…
There were nods to the future as well as the past at ASCAP's 28th annual Film and TV Music Awards. The performing rights org's Paul Williams encouraged those in attendance June 20 at the BevHilton to…
Keyboard giant Chick Corea likes to mix up his pitches, doing something different every time he makes a recording or goes on tour. And he likes to do a lot of both, seemingly not slowing down a bit…
Composers Bruce Broughton and Dennis McCarthy received special honors from ASCAP at the performance rights group's Film and Television Awards ceremony Thursday at the BevHilton.
Award-winning composer Henry Mancini celebrated 30 years' worth of musical memories Friday and Saturday at the Hollywood Bowl, accompanied by the Los Angeles Philharmonic. The pleasant-enough evening…
Touch of Evil smacks of brilliance but ultimately flounders in it. Taken scene by scene, there is much to be said for this filmization of Whit Masterson's novel, Badge of Evil. Orson Welles' script…