Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music with Christy Carew (@Christy_Carew). We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means.
TODAY we start on our own Journey with the score of the Mandalorian Music composed by Ludwig Göransson.
Clips used for Comparison:
Earthquake Sound Track (Composed by John Williams)
From The Mandalorian
The Mandalorian (Main Theme)
Can I Feed Him?
Clip from Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope
ALSO we answer some listener Questions!
Christy is a composer working in Hollywood and is a huge John Williams fan. She was a chosen as a composer fellow for the 2018 Sundance Institute Film Music Lab that took place this summer up at Skywalker Sound. She is also composing the music for the upcoming six-part documentary series about women in the Star Wars fandom, Looking for Leia. She is also an amazing Keyboard warrior on Tumblr. Check out her music and Meta’s at http://www.christycarew.com
Other musical experts referenced:
Frank Lehman’s Leitmotif Star Wars Catalog: https://franklehman.com/about-2/starwars/
Intro and Exit music is from Phedre’s Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).