Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music with Christy Carew (@Christy_Carew) Frank Lehman (@fmlehman). We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means.
TODAY we launch into our Prequels deep dive where we will cover the Prequels from a Meta and deep dive perspective.
Clips used for Comparison:
Clips from Star Wars: The Phantom Menance, Attack of the Clones, and Revenge of the Sith.
Christy is a composer working in Hollywood and is a huge John Williams fan. She was 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
Frank is an Associate Professor of music theory at Tuffs University and is the creator of Frank Lehman’s Leitmotif Star Wars Catalog: https://franklehman.com/about-2/starwars/
Our Acknowledgements: The Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com). This podcast wouldn’t be possible without the What the Force? Team: Ty Black, Hammie, Bea Caicoya, Nowreen Haque, Liam Rathgaber, Brad Noris, Matt Baldwin, BenRolo, Josh Johnson, Christy Carew, & Kyle Gould.
Land Acknowledgement: This podcast associated with oral traditions is produced in Calgary Alberta Canada and in the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge that we live, work and play on the traditional territories of the Blackfoot Confederacy (Siksika, Kainai, Piikani), the Tsuut’ina, the Îyâxe Nakoda Nations, the Métis Nation (Region 3), and all people who make their homes in the Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta.