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Comments about the soundtrack for The Nativity Story (Mychael Danna)

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Re: Not for my taste
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• Posted by: Matthew   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Sunday, December 17, 2006, at 5:17 p.m.
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• In Response to: Re: Not for my taste (Jeroen Admiraal)
• Now Playing: "The Queen" - Alexandre Desplat

> It must be the lack of leitmotifs. My taste is maybe too much polarized
> towards work like John Williams'.
> To be honest, i dont really care much for the authenticity of the
> instrumentation. It might be a nice touch to the score, but nothing more
> in my opinion.
> The choral work is indeed very good. I prefer wordless choral work (like
> OOHH AAHH) over latin song. In fact i dont like that very much. In the
> end, I would give this score a thin 4 stars

John Williams is also my favorite composer, but I like other styles as well.

I guess it's just a matter of taste, not necessarily a lack of substance.

Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Not for my taste  (5975 views)
       Jeroen Admiraal - Tuesday, December 12, 2006, at 11:38 p.m.
    •    Re: Not for my taste  (5526 views)
         Matthew - Wednesday, December 13, 2006, at 4:37 p.m.
      •    Re: Not for my taste  (5492 views)
           Jeroen Admiraal - Thursday, December 14, 2006, at 10:02 a.m.
        •      Re: Not for my taste  (5518 views)    We're Here
             Matthew - Sunday, December 17, 2006, at 5:17 p.m.

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