“Order of the Phoenix” Composer Nicholas Hooper Interviewed


Jul 07, 2007

Posted by: EdwardTLC


ScoreNotes.com features an audio interview with Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix composer Nicholas Hooper. A longtime fan of the books, Mr. Hooper brought that knowledge to the table and worked closely with Order of the Phoenix director David Yates when composing the score. He goes on to speak about following in the footsteps of previous Harry Potter composer John Williams, whose iconic theme he uses as part of his new work, the possibility of returning for Half-Blood Prince and a bit about his previous experiences and projects as a composer. He wraps up discussing the motivation and inspiration for creating his music. You can listen to to the full interview here.

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