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Happy Birthday, John Williams

Posted by: sue
February 08, 2007, 09:39 AM

Today, noted composer John Williams is celebrating his 75th Birthday. Happy Birthday John!


John Williams Misses Scoring Potter Films

Posted by: sue
January 24, 2007, 10:57 AM

Earlier this month The Chronicle of Higher Education featured a new interview with composer John Williams where he discussed his involvement with scoring the music for the Harry Potter films. Asked why he was unable to score the music for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, John Williams said it due toContinued...

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Confirmed: Bonham Carter, Hooper for Phoenix

Posted by: sue
August 02, 2006, 05:37 PM

Today, Warner Brothers officially announced that composer Nicholas Hooper would provide the score for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. As previously reported, Mr. Hooper replaces Patrick Doyle for the fifth film. Nicholas Hooper has worked with Phoenix director David Yates before on filmsContinued...

OotP Film

Composer Nicholas Hooper Confirmed for OotP

Posted by: sue
May 13, 2006, 01:20 AM

Film Music Radio is reporting tonight that Warner Brothers has officially confirmed Nicholas Hooper will indeed be the new composer for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. As previously reported, Nicholas Hooper will replace Patrick Doyle for Potter Five. A BAFTA winner in 2004, Nicholas HooperContinued...


Prague Philharmonic Releases CD of Music From the Harry Potter Films

Posted by: Melissa
April 26, 2006, 09:15 PM

The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by James Fitzpatrick, has released a new CD entitled "Music From the Harry Potter Films." The CD's fifteen tracks include selections composed by both John Williams and Patrick Doyle, and showcase music fromContinued...

OotP Film

Nicholas Hooper Rumored to Score Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Posted by: Melissa
April 25, 2006, 09:06 PM

HPANA originally reported, and now Digital Spy has seconded, that director David Yates's longtime friend Nicholas Hooper will score Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. As always, these things are up in the air until confirmed by an official source, but this oneContinued...


Goblet of Fire Receives Eight Saturn Award Nominations

Posted by: sue
February 15, 2006, 07:50 AM

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire received eight nominations from the 34th Annual Saturn Awards. Goblet of Fire was nominated in the "Best Fantasy Film" category, and actor Daniel Radcliffe was included in the "Best Performance by a Younger Actor" category. MikeContinued...


Wanna "Do the Hippogriff" at the Oscars ?

Posted by: sue
December 15, 2005, 06:58 PM

Here's a bit of some rocking cool news tonight. "Do the Hippogriff", from the soundtrack of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, is on the short list of songs eligible for an Oscar Award. This song, which was performed by Jarvis Cocker and Company as the band at the Yule Ball , is one of 42Continued...

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