Since the advent of sound in cinema, the film score has become an integral part of the movie experience. Explore some of the 50 best film scores ever.
In the first weeks of the 1980s. Jon Anderson of Yes and Vangelis Papathanassiou added the hit album 'Short Stories' to the chart single ‘I Hear You Now.'
From the Issac Hayes’ funky instrumental scores to Trent Reznor’s dark genius, here are just a few of the growing ranks of musicians-turned-film composers.
Full of lush electronic orchestration, this documentary score by Vangelis remains an underrated gem.
uDiscover Music salutes some of the finest, most out-there prog rock artists from outside the UK: long may their Mellotrons resonate down the years.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing by exploring classical space music including Vangelis’ 'Rosetta' inspired by the Rosetta mission.
The band's first album soared to US sales alone in excess of four million.
Vangelis' Chariots Of Fire film score remains an iconic work of pioneering electronica and emotive music-making that resonated through the years.
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From iconic soundtrack theme tunes to pioneering electronic work that spans six decades, the best Vangelis songs are a fascinating journey into the unknown.
Through producer Georgia Illiopoulou’s conception, The Thread’s promising young cast of 18 Greek dancers combines Greek traditional dance with Maliphant’s unique movement language.
The recording is the second track to preview the artist's new album of solo piano pieces, released on Decca Records on 25 January.
His latest work to be linked to themes of science, history and exploration, it features 11 new tracks and revisits his most famous film themes.
The Greek composer's '1492: Conquest of Paradise' was inspired, like the film it soundtracked, by the explorer's historic voyage to America.
His 'Albedo 0.39' album made its UK chart debut on 9 October 1976 and went on to become his first British top 20 title.