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Video: Alexandre Desplat Composing and Recording for "Deathly Hallows: Part 1" Soundtrack

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Posted by: Edward
October 27, 2010, 06:26 PM

The LA Times HeroComplex blog has posted a video interview and behind the scenes look at the creation of the music for the "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1" film.  Producers David Baron, David Heyman, and Alexandre Desplat, the composer himself, are featured in the video, which can be viewed right here.  

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1183 Points

very cool, i cant wait to get the cd. :)

Posted by hermy007 on October 27, 2010, 06:43 PM report to moderator
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Doesn’t sound like he will disappoint. Not to take away from Danny Elfman but it kinda has the sound of a Tim Burton movie.

Posted by HunterGoddess on October 27, 2010, 06:44 PM report to moderator
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4852 Points

The music makes or brakes the movie!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on October 27, 2010, 07:40 PM report to moderator
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86 Points

totally buying this soundtrack…it shall be the soundtrack to my life <3

Posted by I am totally awesome on October 27, 2010, 10:47 PM report to moderator
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all the music from what i can tell from the previews fits perfectly with the scenes. He’s doing a good job so far

Posted by hermy0910 on October 27, 2010, 11:03 PM report to moderator
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10839 Points

i like it :D sounds great :D

Posted by ϟ☮Sindi a.k.a Remy [ROAR!!]☮ϟ on October 28, 2010, 12:51 AM report to moderator
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very cool, i cant wait to get the cd. :)

Posted by Fleur-de- Lily on October 28, 2010, 04:34 AM report to moderator
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i love it :well done!!!!!

Posted by CDR on October 28, 2010, 04:43 AM report to moderator
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To tell the truth, I thought it would be a fiasco. But now I see it is fantastic. Looking forward to the cd! :)

Posted by Beatrice Jean Granger on October 28, 2010, 06:40 AM report to moderator
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I LOVE him!! Seriously! LOVE his scores!

Posted by Maxtina Potter (Aty) on October 28, 2010, 03:01 PM report to moderator
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Judging from the samples, the music for this film is gonna wrock! Hopefully it will get an Oscar(?)

Posted by Mr. Brightside on October 28, 2010, 03:37 PM report to moderator
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Sounds great! Heyman’s right about the range, Patric Doyle’s score was very English but it was too narrow and rigid and felt wrong next to the adventurous scores by Williams, sounds like this will be great!

Posted by Marcus175 on October 28, 2010, 06:04 PM report to moderator
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Just caught that limited edition collectors set at the end there. Would love to have it because it includes bonus songs that are not on the base soundtrack.

Posted by Rosie016 on October 28, 2010, 06:12 PM report to moderator
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It sounds great! But I was hoping for some more brass:( There’s lots of strings. It does fit the mood though:D

Posted by katiefelton on October 28, 2010, 07:45 PM report to moderator
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oh alexandre desplat <3 he’s so awesome.

Posted by mai {beatnik owl} on October 28, 2010, 09:31 PM report to moderator
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