Egyptian Theatre Coos Bay, OR


Mike Turner

Professor of Music Emeritus, Southwestern Oregon Community College

Score— Music in film

Professor of Music Mike Turner discusses music in film and why it is important.

Egyptian Theatre Coos Bay, OR

Film Synopsis

This documentary brings Hollywood's premier composers together to give viewers a look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most international music genre: the film score.

What makes a film score unforgettable? Taking a peek at how composers developed some of the most iconic scores in history, SCORE: A FILM MUSIC DOCUMENTARY explores the creative struggles of designing a modern soundtrack from scratch, and features some of the most recognized names in film music.

SCORE explores the power and influence of film scores in the modern world while revealing the evolution of sound and how the world's top soundsmiths solve musical challenges—from the creative to the technical—to engage the emotions of the audience.

About the Speaker

Admission is free. Donations accepted for the Southwester Oregon Community College Music Department.