All posts by Lee Allen

Film and Television Score enthusiast. Podcast Host at Bombad Radio. World traveller.

Varese Sarabande to Release ‘House of Cards’ Season 3 and ‘The Affair’ Season 1 Score’s

Exciting news for fans of either shows. The brilliant music composed by Jeff Beal (House of Cards Season 3) and Marcelo Zarvos (The Affair Season 1) is being released in...

/ 7th August 2015

‘Hollywood in Vienna’ Symposium and Workshops

On October 15th and 16th, the ‘Hollywood in Vienna’ event are honouring legendary Composer James Newton Howard by having two concerts dedicated to his music, and presenting him with the Max...

/ 5th August 2015

Varese Sarabande to Release Dario Marianelli’s ‘Everest’ Score

On September 18th, Varese Sarabande will release the Score for the Film ‘Everest,’ Composed by Oscar Winner Dario Marianelli. With the news that he is no longer Scoring the Peter...

/ 27th July 2015
Penka Kouneva

Composer Penka Kouneva – Changing Perceptions

With the exciting new release of her second Orchestral album ‘The Woman Astronaut,’ Bulgarian Composer Penka Kouneva has become a talent to watch, as well as to listen. I had...

/ 21st July 2015

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation Score Preview

Joe Kraemer, Composer of ‘Rogue Nation,’ has released a piece from his upcoming score for the fifth installment in the Mission Impossible film series. The piece is called ‘Moroccan Pursuit,’...

/ 20th July 2015

Michael Giacchino to Return for ‘Star Trek Beyond’

Michael Giacchino has confirmed on Twitter, that he is returning to Score the next Star Trek film, titled Star Trek Beyond. This will be his third film in the franchise,...

/ 13th July 2015

Marcelo Zarvos: Tips for young composers

Following on from last week, when I interviewed Brazilian Composer Marcelo Zarvos, it became apparent that there were so many valuable pieces of advice that he gave, that would help...

/ 6th July 2015

Composer Marcelo Zarvos: The One for Everything

I was first introduced to Marcelo Zarvos, a Brazilian Composer of Film, Television, Dance, Jazz, Classical, Theatrical and just about anything else, while I sat in the cinema in 2010....

/ 29th June 2015

James Horner (1953-2015)

It is with endless sadness that we say goodbye to the one and only James Horner, who has passed away. To say he is gone breaks my heart. He was, and still...

/ 23rd June 2015

‘The Music of Patrick Doyle: Solo Piano’ Album Announced

Exciting news for fans of Patrick Doyle. On July 17th, Varese Sarabande are releasing an album of piano pieces from some of Doyle’s most loved works, performed by him personally....

/ 22nd June 2015

How the Krakow Film Music Festival 2015 honoured the great Shakespeare

When one thinks of Shakespeare, the language and the stories come to mind. The enduring legacy of the great man continues to spread, to this day, throughout the world. So...

/ 14th June 2015

Howard Shore to Headline Cordoba International Film Music Festival

Howard Shore has been announced as the main guest for this years Film Music Festival in Cordoba, Spain. Concerts will be performed of his work, including The Lord of the...

/ 8th June 2015