143 Big Music in the MoviesArts and Music
Course Location: Naro Expanded Cinema, 1507 Colley Avenue, Norfolk Special Note: This class is from 10 AM to 12 PM. Got your Oscar picks yet for 2018? How about Best Score? Chris Palestrant, award-winning professor of Music Composition, can help you there. Come to the historical Naro Expanded Cinema and discover the movies' greatest secrets. Did you know that when George Lucas was directing Star Wars in 1977, he needed something new for his theme music? John Williams gave it to him: a style taken from... an opera written in 1869! His trick resulted in one of the most popular and important film scores every written. Come discover connections Chris has revealed between movie music and Romantic-era music and the effect it has on you when you go to the movies. Experience the second revolution in film scoring. It will change the way you watch movies forever!
Presented by :
Christopher Palestrant Prof. of Music, Elizabeth City State Universi