> Actually, we CAN blame Randy because, much like Vangelis, Randy has always
> relied heavily on synthesizers. I hav eyet to hear a full, or nearly full
> orchestra score by him
Too true. And really, synthesized will never be the equal of full, regardless of how high tech it gets. There just isn't the same powerful element there. Probably the reason I tend to get sleepy everytime I here any battle scene music on the gettysburg soundtrack.