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Volume 23, No. 3
March 2018
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COVER
101 Great Film Scores on CD
The entire staff of FSM collaborates to mark the end of the year, century, millennium, whatever---we stick our neck out to select a list of influential, significant and enjoyable soundtracks that have been released on CD--- that you may want to add to your collection.
 
FEATURES
Shoulda Been Contenders & Missing in Action
Additional great scores not yet available on CD and the rationale behind our selections for the 101 list.
Future Past Present
Sometimes pop classics yield good soundtracks; come back to Alan Silvestri's Back to the Future to analyze what works so well. with notated musical examples
To Score or Not to Score?
Composer Alan Silvestri found his music struggling for survival in the post-production of Cast Away.
Set Free in The Cell
Howard Shore returns to the serial killer genre with a twist.
Crouching Composer, Hidden Cellist
Composer Tan Dun and cellist Yo-Yo Ma discuss scoring the atypical art-house action flick, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
Score: CD Reviews
Star Wars: The Phantom Menace Ultimate Edition, Far from the Madding Crowd, Meet the Parents, Jaws (re-recording), Grand Prix/Ryan's Daughter, The Ultimate Star Trek, Urban Legends: Final Cut.
Retrograde
"Tuning Up for Prime Time" - Animation director on King of the Hill talks about the use of music and temp-tracks on the hit show.
Book Review
Sound and Vision by Jon Burlingame.
Issue Index
Title Type Page
To Score or Not To Score Alan Silvestri finds his music in a struggle for survival
Author: Bond, Jeff
Article 14
Future Past Perfect
Author: Kaplan, Jon & Al
Article 16
set free in THE CELL
Interviewer: Adams, Doug
Interview 22
101 Great Film Scores on CD
Author: Various Artists
Article 26
Missing in Action
Author: Kaplan, Jon & Al
Article 41
Crouching Composer Hidden Cellist Scoring the atypical art-house action flick
Author: Bond, Jeff
Article 45
Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (The Ultimate Edition)
Reviewer: Bond, Jeff
Composer: Williams, John
Music Review 49
Far From the Madding Crowd
Reviewer: Kennedy, Steven A.
Composer: Bennett, Richard Rodney
Music Review 50
Meet the Parents
Reviewer: Newman, Randy
Composer: Comerford, Jason
Music Review 50
Sound and Vision
Author: Burlingame, Jon
Reviewer: Bond, Jeff
Book Review 51
For Your Eyes Only
Reviewer: Dougherty, Martin
Composer: Conti, Bill
Music Review 58
Into the Arms of Strangers
Reviewer: Comerford, Jason
Composer: Holdridge, Lee
Music Review 58
Jaws (Joel McNeely re-recording)
Reviewer: Bond, Jeff , Benjamin, A.K.
Composer: Williams, John
Music Review 58
Grand Prix / Ryan's Daughter
Reviewer: Comerford, Jason
Composer: Jarre, Maurice
Music Review 60
Twin Falls Idaho
Reviewer: Kaplan, Jonathan Z.
Composer: Matthewman, Stuart
Music Review 62
Two Family House
Reviewer: Stavrakis, Chris
Composer: Endelman, Stephen
Music Review 62
Duets
Reviewer: Stavrakis, Chris
Composer: Newman, David
Music Review 62
Esperanto
Reviewer: Comerford, Jason
Composer: Schifrin, Lalo
Music Review 62
Meetings with Remarkable Men
Reviewer: Bond, Jeff
Composer: Rosenthal, Laurence
Music Review 62
Running Free
Reviewer: Comerford, Jason
Composer: Piovani, Nicola
Music Review 62
Ultimate Star Trek, The
Reviewer: Benjamin, A.K.
Composer: Various Artists
Music Review 63
Urban Legends: Final Cut
Reviewer: Kaplan, Jonathan Z.
Composer: Ottman, John
Music Review 63
Retrograde Tuning up for Frime Time
Author: Cashman, Shaun
Article 64
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