Thomas Newman Interview – Lemony Snicket

In this interview, Thomas Newman and Brad Silberling discuss the score for Lemony Snicket. A couple of interesting shots showing how he scored some scenes, when and how he writes his melodies, and how music acts as an “accompaniment” rather than takes over from a scene.

Written by: Emmett Cooke

Emmett Cooke is an Irish composer for film, tv and video games. His music has been used around the world by high profile companies including Sony Playstation, Ralph Lauren, ABC, CBS, NBC, Lockheed Martin and many more.

  • Ridvan duzey

    I was a bit shocked at the end seeing that it took 30 sessions to record the score, I guess I’ve always had a wrong idea in mind that it’d take just a day or two….

    • Emmett Cooke

      I think its actually pretty interesting actually that he doesn’t do it all in one quick phase. It seems there are lots of re-writes and lots of stress!

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