This coming Wednesday UCLA's Royce Hall is to play host to a concert celebrating music composed for television. The event will feature many guest composers conducting their work and the bestowal of a special career achievement award to composer Mark Snow. Click here to learn more.
Announced this week were new composer assignments for: Michael Giacchino (Jurassic World), Mark Isham (Blackbird), Andrew Lockington (Incarnate), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.
There were 38 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.
Opening nationwide today are (with music by): Godzilla (Alexandre Desplat) and Million Dollar Arm (A.R. Rahman).
Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- Godzilla (8 songs)
- Million Dollar Arm (23 songs)
- Half of a Yellow Sun (14 songs)
- The Immigrant (14 songs)
Finally, the following composer will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Sunday: Reinhold Heil (Cloud Atlas) will turn 60.
- Sunday: Mark Mothersbaugh (Rushmore) will turn 64.