Flicks in Five with Lynne Warfel
Every Saturday at 10 a.m. and Tuesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Lynne Warfel takes a close look at great films, their scores and the stories behind the cameras... all in five minutes.
- Flicks in Five: Jerome Moross
American composer Jerome Moross celebrates his 100th birthday on August 1st. In this week's Flicks in Five we learn about Moross' early years and how Aaron Copland was indirectly responsible for Moross' time at Warner Brothers.July 30, 2013
- Flicks in Five: The King and I
Royal governess Anna Leonowens' incredible story was the basis for Mary Langdon's best-selling novel Anna and the King of Siam, which was later adapted into the broadway musical The King and I.July 26, 2013
- Alan Silvestri's Oscar-nominated score to 'Forrest Gump'
A film composer by trade, Alan Silvestri has been composing music for movies since the 1970s, but it's his frequent collaboration with director Robert Zemeckis that landed him an Oscar nomination for the 'Forrest Gump' score.July 20, 2013
- How Randy Newman re-invented himself with 'Ragtime'
Film composer Randy Newman didn't have Hollywood success handed to him on a silver platter.July 13, 2013
- Flicks in Five: Show Biz
Irving Berlin: As the 4th of July approaches, what American composer better embodies the spirit of the day than Irving Berlin? His music has graced innumerable Hollywood offerings from "White Christmas" to "Annie Get Your Gun." Celebrate America with Irving Berlin.June 22, 2013