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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.

Thomas Newman Interview: Wall-e

Heres a great interview with Thomas Newman (and other music/film editors) about scoring Wall-e. They discuss temp tracks, how scoring an animation is difficult, and the whole creative process. Very interesting!

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