Posted by: karen <Send E-Mail> Date: Thursday, April 18, 2002, at 5:30 a.m. IP Address: dead.mcc.wwwcache.ja.net
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> Did anyone else notice the resemblance of the recurring brass mtoif to
> Holst's "Mars"? - I think the horns play almost, if not exactly,
> the same motif.
Does anyone think that Burton could have wanted this
> and asked Elfman to use it?
yes, the second and eleventh track on the album in particular has the single-stroke-four regimental militant style rhythm, also known for Darth Vader...but it's been used as military music since long before Mars.