At the zoo Batman is challenged by an old foe/friend, and I’m going full into Goldsmith-mode. Listen and read along! When Batman enters the zoo the music starts silently with Marimba as a rhythmic pulse. As the Creeper shows himself, the trumpets come in with staccato accenting the first beat, hightening the tension.… Continue reading Track by Track: The Dark Guardian 11 – Confrontation At The Zoo
After lots of drama, Batman is up for a fight. Let’s get into Goldsmith-mode, shall we? Listen and read along! The music starts with the prison guards approaching. Very quickly Batman finds himself in the middle of a fight for which the music is written in 7/8 meter. Here, for the first time… Continue reading Track-by-Track: The Dark Guardian 07 – Guards
Dear Mr. Donner, it sounds clichéd, but you are basically the director of my childhood. You frightened me with The Omen, you showed me what Superman actually looked like, you made me want to be one of The Goonies, and you gave me a good time with Lethal Weapon. And you enchanted me with Ladyhawke.… Continue reading Happy Birthday Richard Donner!