Hans Zimmer

Henein, Michel
October 2007
Mix;Oct2007, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p39
The article profiles musician Hans Zimmer. He did musical scores for such films as "Rain Man", "The Lion King" and "Gladiator". He has been referred to as one of the most brilliant and prolific composers in the current music industry. Details about his achievements and contribution to the sound and music recording and processing are presented.


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