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 discuss everything to do with Kylo’s theme (The Leitmotif’s associated with him).
Clips used for Comparison:
The Force Awakens Main Title and Attack on the Jakku Village: https://youtu.be/y8ac1Qg-r-8?t=243
Helmet scene https://youtu.be/VQuIwqaxfFk
Kylo Arrival https://youtu.be/NRRPCjr1Ito 50 sec.
Torn Apart https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6Cl25aAcrg
Peace and Purpose: https://youtu.be/8FviFi42Y4c?t=65
Arrival scene Kylo/Rey: https://youtu.be/TNQt1nJTVuk
Revisiting Snoke: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xrLBaE5QWUQ 1:32
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
Reylo Musings: https://reylo-musings.tumblr.com/tagged/musical-musings
Lehman’s Leitmotif Star Wars Catalog: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xJ0Jj-mLfOPUCtcAm_HDGIkFwvHL5gbX/view?usp=drivesdk
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).