Posted by: Marvin Arnold <Send E-Mail> Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 3:47 p.m. IP Address: p5b3c192f.dip0.t-ipconnect.de
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No ORCHESTRA?(Harry P)
> What hurts me the most is the fact that no real orchestra was used. IMO
> Michael Giacchino should have composed for this film instead, it's
> perfectly up his alley. This score is effective in something well, not
> superman, and even better is expected from unknown composers with mere
> synth orchestral samples. The production of this score is bad, and the
> crossfades need to come to an end, they are not welcomed in film scores,
> never have and never will, so stop. Zimmer, you had your moments but your
> time has come, retire already so Clemensen can get a break and maybe get
> more good scores to listen to instead.
What? A whole orchestra consisting of a large string orchestra with large brass and percussion sections and additional soloists was used. Just have a look at the 'making of' videos...
The only problem is the modern trend to record the sections separately for easier mixing...