TITLE

A tuned lesson in Eastern philosophy

AUTHOR(S)
Burlingame, Jon
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/4/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 43, pA3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the techniques used by composer Hans Zimmer in creating the score for the film "The Last Samurai". Use of traditional Japanese instruments in the action sequence; Emphasis on understanding the sounds of a foreign culture; Factors considered in selecting a specific music for each scene.
ACCESSION #
11635548

 

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