Tag: Phantom of the Opera (1925)

Soundtrack Reviews + Interview with Sound Engineer Richard Moore

Soundtrack Reviews + Interview with Sound Engineer Richard Moore

October 31, 2014 | By

Soundtrack reviews of Ceiri Torjussen’s The Canal and Gary Numan’s From Inside (Lakeshore Records) + an Interview with sound engineer Richard Moore on Roy Budd’s Phantom of the Opera score.

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Roy Budd’s Phantom of the Opera!

Roy Budd’s Phantom of the Opera!

September 30, 2014 | By

Review of The Phantom of the Opera (1925) DVD featuring Roy Budd’s long-lost score + an interview with the composer’s widow, Sylvia Budd, on releasing the score on CD and DVD.

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DVD: Phantom of the Opera (1925) – Roy Budd score

DVD: Phantom of the Opera (1925) – Roy Budd score

September 30, 2014 | By

The release of Roy Budd’s long unheard score adds another majestic interpretation of this warped emotional union.
Emphasizing romance with a gorgeous main theme, Budd’s music benefits from a huge orchestra and superb engineering which showcase his gift for melody, but it’s arguably Budd’s knack for keeping an eye on pacing which makes his score…

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