Hans Zimmer | The Talks

“Every single movie at one point or another presented an insurmountable problem and there’s a point where I go, ‘I have no idea how to do this.’” “That’s what we do: we try to tell a story as well as possible and try to figure out new ways that haven’t been done before.”

Interview with one of my very favorite film composers, Hans Zimmer.

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Holmes | Soundcloud

https://soundcloud.com/jim-lane-4/holmes-opening-credits-final

This is a weekend project I did a few weeks ago. The concept was opening credits (usually 30 or 60 seconds) for a theoretical TV series about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and his work writing Sherlock Holmes novels. It’s scored for brass, strings and percussion (no woodwinds), and was a chance to play with Native Instrument’s Symphonic Brass and Strings libraries.