When it comes to movie maestros, few are held in higher esteem than John Williams, Ennio Morricone and James Horner, all of whom have scores in contention during the current awards season.
For those who equate James Horner with his Oscar-winning "Titanic" score — and many more think of that blockbuster's signature hit, "My Heart Will Go On," as a Celine Dion song, even if Horner…
Composer James Horner, who won two Oscars for the music of “Titanic” and scored such other blockbusters as “Avatar,” “Braveheart,” “Apollo 13” and “A Beautiful Mind,” died Monday in a plane crash in…
UPDATED: A plane believed to belong to “Titanic” composer James Horner has crashed in Santa Barbara. The pilot was killed, authorities confirmed. It’s currently unclear if the 61-year-old composer…
Is the stigma finally disappearing? Next month, the Pacific Symphony in Costa Mesa, Calif., will present three nights of classical music showcasing concert works by composers better known for their…
A sold-out crowd filled the Warner Grand Theater in San Pedro, Calif., earlier this summer to celebrate the 35th anniversary of specialty record label Varese Sarabande. Among the parade of film music…
The floodgates have long been opened for those wanting to license film music. But startup Score Revolution is attempting to set itself apart by offering quality over quantity -- sharing the wealth.
Cutting Edge has teamed with Wood Creek Capital Management to purchase Varese Sarabande Records for an undisclosed price.
The music branch has finally come to its collective senses.
Sony's reboot of its successful franchise, arriving five years after the last Sam Raimi-directed installment, is gratifyingly more of a drama-with-action than a nonstop assault on the senses.
Despite enough good intentions to pave a four-lane highway, the ardently sincere but dramatically unfocused "For Greater Glory" plays like a multipart miniseries that has been hacked down to feature…