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Comments about the soundtrack for American Journey (John Williams)

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Re: explain...
• Posted by: Andrew
• Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2002, at 2:24 p.m.
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• In Response to: Re: explain... (Chris Tilton)

> Finally!! Someone who isn't an idiot and realizes that symphonic music
> comes from Europe, not America. There is very little in Williams' Olympic
> theme that is strictly "American."

In fact, you can tell there are influences in his work from many of the classical European composers such as Dvorak or mabey even a littel Gustav Mahler. And without a doubt his style is very similar to Erich Korngold, a German composer. Music is a universal language. It doesn't matter who wrote what or what style it is in. Good music is just plain good music.

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • explain...  (2544 views)
       James - Tuesday, February 12, 2002, at 7:59 p.m.
    •    Re: explain...  (2221 views)
         Chris Tilton - Thursday, February 21, 2002, at 6:19 p.m.
      •      Re: explain...  (2423 views)    We're Here
           Andrew - Wednesday, February 27, 2002, at 2:24 p.m.

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