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John Debney wrote a powerful score for the movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST that uses the instrument that Hans Zimmer also used in the movie GLADIATOR . This instrument is called Dubuk. TRUE STARGATE is the film that launched the career of the man who is the composer of the most recent James Bond films TRUE Film composer Thomas Newman has created a new approach to film scoring by introducing “sonic shadings” to create a certain atmosphere or emotional quality within a film. He likes to use long rich musical chords and the sounds of a muted piano TRUE CITIZEN KANE was the film in which many of the scenes were tailored to match the music. Who was the composer for its score? HERMANN Which composer from the “Golden Age” had originated a style of composing that became known as the “Fox String sound”? NEWMAN Which composer had such a versatile career as a film composer that he was a master at scoring gangster films, psychological dramas, fantasy pictures, and historical epics? ROZSA Rachel Portman was the first woman to win the Academy Award for best original score. What was the name of the film upon which she worked to give her this honor? EMMA Which composer used to be the “James Bond composer” but has since passed the torch to another composer? BARRY Why did James Horner use voices in his score for TITANIC ? To give the score a timeless quality Which score by David Arnold pays a symphonic tribute to the scores from STAR WARS and LAWRENCE OF ARABIA ? STARGATE Danny Elfman’s score of BATMAN was inspired by the music of Bernard Herrmann TRUE Which Goldsmith score depicts the coming of the Antichrist? THE OMEN What is the name of the film in which Elmer Bernstein helped to launch a new style of film composing by utilizing a more intimate chamber like ensemble of players?
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