Archives For 20th century music

Most films have their composers put music to images far into post-production. These days, temp tracks are common right until the last possible moment. But such was Leone’s faith in his collaboration with Morricone, which had already spawned the hit ‘Dollars’ trilogy, he had him compose the key themes before filming – and played the music during the shoot in order to inspire his cast.

https://www.scotsman.com/read-this/once-upon-a-time-in-the-west-at-50-how-ennio-morricones-music-powered-a-classic/

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A new documentary film, entitled ‘Itzhak’, about the life of violin virtuoso Itzhak Perlman, is set to be released in theaters next month.

Directed by filmmaker Alison Chernick, the film was recently presented the ‘Audience Award’ for Best Documentary Film at the 2018 Miami Jewish Film Festival – and the ‘Best of Fest’ accolade at the 2018 Palm Springs International Film Festival.

https://theviolinchannel.com/itzhak-perlman-film-released-theaters-documentary-march-2018/

Canzone Italiana is a platform allowing users to listen online to the invaluable musical heritage of over a century of Italian song, from 1900 to 2000

L’Italia ha appena creato una piattaforma online che contiene l’ultimo secolo di musica italiana in streaming, dal 1900 al 2000, accessibile gratuitamente

http://www.canzoneitaliana.it/?___store=en&___from_store=it