“Mark Kermode leads a tour through soundtracks from his favourite movies, including orchestral scores, electronic music, songs from musicals and sound effects from another world”
David Arnold is one of the guests on Mark Kermode’s programme on BBC Radio 2 at 10pm tomorrow evening.
Mark Kermode: The Soundtrack of My Life – 20 May 2015, 10pm
– programme information (and podcast link, once show’s been broadcast)
“Mark focuses on electronic film music. Interviews include Alan Parker director of Midnight Express, Steven Price who won an Oscar for his amazing score for Gravity, and William Friedkin who directed The Exorcist and the cult film Sorcerer, Peter Strickland director of Barbarian Sound Studio, Anne Dudley who composed the score for The Full Monty and David Arnold – who scored five Bond moves including Casino Royale.“
David is also listed as a guest on last week’s programme as well, see the 13 May episode here http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/series/soundtrack
Overview of the Soundtrack of My Life series…
“The Soundtrack of My Life is a highly personal journey through some of Mark Kermode’s favourite film scores – exploring orchestral and pop soundtracks, electronic music as well as songs and musicals. He talks to composers, directors and musicians and plays musical excerpts from films that have been important to him. Interviewees range from David Arnold (who scored 5 Bond films including Casino Royale and the TV series Sherlock), Edgar Wright, director of Shaun Of The Dead and Hot Fuzz, Rachel Portman the composer whose work includes the Oscar winning score for Emma and Anne Dudley who did the music for The Full Monty.”