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Re: Most overrated score of all time!
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• Posted by: Big Dave
• Date: Thursday, April 16, 2009, at 3:17 p.m.
• IP Address: 79-71-62-146.dynamic.dsl.as9105.com
• In Response to: Most overrated score of all time! (Kris)

> I think John Williams writes solid memorable and exciting themes but his
> scores are more of an afterthought and are not that listenable. His
> writing style has an upbeat and sacharine quality to it which is
> detrimental and works against him.
> To me Jerry Goldsmith and Bernard Herrmann are the true greatest composers
> of all time. They excelled at not only writing great themes but pioneered
> all sorts of scoring techniques. Star Wars is remarkable for only the
> themes and nothing else.

You are a COCK! Talking [bleep!]e, I think, is one of the reasons the internet was invented!




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