The New Movies of April 2017, In Order of
Film School RejectsThe New Movies of April 2017, In Order of AnticipationFilm School RejectsDirector James Ponsoldt (The End of the Tour), writer Dave Eggers (Where the Wild Things Are), cinematographer Matthew Libatique (The Fountain), composer Danny Elfman, a cast that includes Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, Karen Gillan, John Boyega, Ellen ...
Posted on 9 April 2017 | 3:27 pm
TV Composers Quiz: How Well Do You Know
Rotten TomatoesTV Composers Quiz: How Well Do You Know These Melody Makers?Rotten TomatoesMaybe Danny Elfman, writer of the iconic Simpsons theme. But did you know Elfman also composed the theme for Desperate Housewives – and won an Emmy for it too? We've put together a little quiz to test your knowledge of the people who keep your ears ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 3:29 pm
Tim Burton Film Festival - Daily Journal
Daily JournalTim Burton Film FestivalDaily JournalThe Franklin College music professor will give a short presentation between “Pee-wee's Big Adventure” and “Beetlejuice,” focusing on how composer Danny Elfman has contributed to Burton's style. “He's focusing on the music, and how Tim Burton has ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 12:19 am
Baton Rouge Concert Band explores emotions
Baton Rouge Concert Band explores emotions in April 2 spring ...The AdvocateThe city took a few on the chin last summer, and the Baton Rouge Concert Band is paying tribute to its perseverance.and more »
Posted on 1 April 2017 | 4:36 pm
The Utah Symphony Announces 'Films in
Daily Utah ChronicleThe Utah Symphony Announces 'Films in Concert' As Highlight of 2017-18 SeasonDaily Utah ChronicleFollow Jack Skellington as he puts his own spin on Christmas, breaking out in song to Danny Elfman's delightfully strange score. Following this creepy treat, Harry Potter will be making an appearance at the symphony from Dec. 21-23. 'Harry Potter and ...
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 6:36 pm
On The Road With RHODES
David RHODES on touring, recording his debut album and his tail-chasing bass player…
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 8:20 am
‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Early
Marvel Studios cranked its marketing for Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron up a notch (or two) in intensity over this past week, but the hype-building culminated last night with the first screenings for the press members based in Los Angeles and New York. The overall response thus far is (as you would expect) quite positive, with regard to the reactions that’ve been posted online via Twitter ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 8:01 am
Thursday The 19th
Frozen Laughter (Zastyvshy Smekh): Chris Hering and Andreas Berger's contemporary dance staging for Moskva Ballet. Meyerhold Center. 8 p.m. Romeo and Juliet: a staging of Prokofiev's ballet by Yury Grigorovich for the Kremlin Ballet. Kremlin Palace. 7 p.m.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 10:07 pm
Get a taste of the San Diego Symphony
Orchestra offers 'Pay As You Wish' concert April 9.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 10:09 am
Minnesota Orchestra season has Mahler,
A January full of Beethoven, a trip to New York's Carnegie Hall with Hilary Hahn, recording music by Jean Sibelius and Gustav Mahler: It's a busy 2015-16 season for the Minnesota Orchestra. Here are some highlights.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 10:50 pm
Bansky’s ‘Dismaland’ Gets An Equally
such as a TSA-esque security checkpoint, Death riding a bumper cart, filthy water, and a general miasma of depression and angst. All of this is overlain with a Danny Elfman-esque melody that twinkles and jingles throughout the dark visuals.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:51 am
Man Of Steel 2 On Permanent Hold
Gal Gadot Talks Wonder Woman Audition - Batman Almost Gave Danny Elfman A Breakdown - Man Of Steel Almost Included A Batman Tease Unfortunately, we’re not entirely sure what that means, at least for now. Has ‘Man of Steel 2’ been put on hold until a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:01 am
Enter Richard Elfman's 'Forbidden Zone' on
Chicken-boy comes to the rescue, only to have his head cut off by the soul-singing Devil himself--played by Danny Elfman and the Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo. Frog butlers, topless princesses and rioting school kids sing and dance in unforgettable ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:00 pm
For Composer Danny Elfman ‘Nightmare’
Considered by many to be a contemporary holiday classic, THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS is a beautifully mounted stop-motion animated musical telling the story of how Jack Skellington, the king of Halloween Town, discovers (and then comes to understand the ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:03 pm
Forbidden Zone Dares You to Enter in High
That time is now. From the Press Release: Richard Elfman’s Forbidden Zone, starring Herve Villechaise (“Fantasy Island”) and Susan Tyrell (Fat City, Cry-Baby) and featuring original music by Danny Elfman, will make its way to the home video market on ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 8:33 am
Capsule reviews of new movie releases
"The Incredible Burt Wonderstone" — The only incredible thing here is the way this comedy makes Steve Carell so thoroughly and irreparably unlikable. In a film about magic tricks, this is the most difficult feat of all. Even when Carell is playing
Posted on 6 March 2013 | 11:55 am
Resolved Question: Favourite Danny Elfman
My favourite composer, mine would be
Jack's Lament - TNBC,
The ice dance - scissorhands
Sally's song - TNBC
and alot more!
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 10:01 am
Resolved Question: Any good modern classical
other than danny elfman
Posted on 7 October 2012 | 1:20 am
Resolved Question: Danny Elfman Songs?????
Does anyone know any songs by Danny Elfman? Thanks!
Posted on 1 October 2012 | 12:47 pm
Resolved Question: How many movies has Danny
How many movies has Danny Elfman wirtten songs for? As well how many songs in total has he composed?
Posted on 3 January 2011 | 9:16 am
Resolved Question: Have any of Danny
I'm a big fan of Danny Elfman and Tim Burton and would really like to learn some of the songs they have produced on my cello. I have suceeded in teaching myself Wonka's Welcome theme, This is Halloween and parts of some Sweeney Todd songs.
If any songs, including ones abve have been published in a prefrerably a Cello music book, what book is it?
Posted on 22 August 2010 | 2:16 pm