Alexandre Desplat Named Composer of the Year at World Soundtrack Awards


Oct 30, 2011

Posted by Mel

This weekend the World Soundtrack Awards were held at Ghent International Film Festival and Alexandre Desplat, composer of the scores for “Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ and “Deathly Hallows: Part 2,” was named composer of the year.

The other winners at the festival can be found here.

16 Responses to Alexandre Desplat Named Composer of the Year at World Soundtrack Awards

Avatar Imageharrypotter4258 says: First? :O Congratz! :DAvatar ImageWON_TWO says: How very nice...Avatar ImageHogwartsForever says: Roll on the Oscars!Avatar ImageMoonlitFox says: Cool, congrats!Avatar Imageweasleywannabe1997 says: I confess I was a skeptic -- didn't think I could really appreciate Desplat compared to Doyle or Williams. Well, was I wrong! I love the HP2 soundtrack and I cannot listen to it enough! Congrats to Msr. Desplat and hope he gets the Oscar!Avatar Imagekyrstalkris says: Congratulations Alexandre! I love your work! :)Avatar Imagetoughpygmypuffs says: Yes yes yes! I bought the last soundtrack and listen to it literally everyday.GENIUS WORK, ALEXANDRE!:)Avatar ImageLunaLuver says: Congrats to you Desplat! I too wasnt sure, I really wanted Williams to compose the final film, but Desplat did a truely amazing job. His music made it all the more magical. :)Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: That is so cool! Congratz!Avatar ImageAppaketoope says: cool congratz Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Congratulations!!Avatar Imagekbicprez says: VERY HAPPY for M. Desplat! I thought the DH soundtrack was really beautiful.Avatar ImageRaytheforgottenWeasley says: Oh, I so agree! I listened to all 8 soundtracks today and Lily's theme just brings me to my knees.......Avatar Imagemoglet says: I'm so pleased, he's written the most wonderful music for DH 1 and 2, very atmospheric and Lily's theme is utterly beautiful and so haunting.Avatar Imagelovelle says: OHHHH!! Congratulations to him! Well deserved!Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: Congratulations

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