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Celebrating Women Composers 2022

Spotlight: Women Composers

This year, Lakeshore Records has curated a new playlist of select tracks featuring score cues by the world’s top and rising women composers!  You may already know most of these talented individuals who have made a name for themselves in the film, television, and video game music worlds.  You may have missed their latest soundtrack releases.   In commemoration of International Women’s Day 2022, we invite you to take a listen and hopefully end up on a deep dive of discovery through these incredible composers’ discographies as this Spotify playlist is by no means a complete picture of all they have to offer.  What soundtracks have you rediscovered below?

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Julia: Rachel Portman’s HMMA Award Winning Documentary Score Releases Digitally!

“Taste wistful strings, romping rhythms, accordion waltzes and emotion as gossamer as it can be aching, all finished on the symphonic stove with memorable themes and melody…” – Film Music Magazine

Oscar and Emmy-winning composer Rachel Portman releases her Hollywood Music In Media Award-winning score to Julia — available now digitally worldwide via Lakeshore Records!  View the album tracklist and purchase links below.  Check out Rachel Portman’s interview for her Julia score at Film Music Magazine.

The film released by Sony Pictures Classics and directed by Julie Cohen and Betsy West is in theaters now.

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8 Film Scores Released By Lakeshore Records Qualify For Oscar Nominations!

The list of film scores which qualify to be nominated for an Academy Award is out and eight (8) Lakeshore Records releases are on the list: Dolphin Tale 2 (Rachel Portman), Draft Day (John Debney), Girl On A Bicycle (Craig Richey), Merchants of Doubt (Mark Adler), Nightcrawler (James Newton Howard), The One I Love (Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurriaans), Tracks (Garth Stevenson) and Walking With The Enemy (Timothy Williams).  We look forward to seeing our favorite composers receive their Oscar® nominations!  We are so proud of their amazing contribution to the motion picture industry and to their craft in film scoring.  The Oscar nominations will be announced on January 15.  Read the full list at Variety.

Oscar Nomination Qualifiers For Film Scores 2015

“Dolphin Tale 2,” Rachel Portman, composer
“Draft Day,” John Debney, composer
“Girl on a Bicycle,” Craig Richey, composer
“Merchants of Doubt,” Mark Adler, composer
“Nightcrawler,” James Newton Howard, composer
“The One I Love,” Danny Bensi and Saunder Jurriaans, composers
“Tracks,” Garth Stevenson, composer
“Walking With the Enemy,” Timothy Williams, composer

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Dolphin Tale 2 Is The #1 Family Movie In America!

According to Box Office Mojo, Dolphin Tale 2 came in a close second place over the weekend next to home invasion thriller No Good Deeds.  Box office estimates will peg No Good Deeds to finish out the weekend at $60 million in ticket sales, and Dolphin Tale 2 at $55 million — a close opening weekend indeed!  Dolphin Tale 2 is one of those movies you can take the entire family to see over and over, and the “elegant and supportive” and “soaring score” by Academy Award winner Rachel Portman, is simply perfect.  Share your love of Dolphin Tale 2: go see America’s #1 Family Movie!  Watch Dolphin Tale 2 in theaters (check show times).

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Dolphin Tale 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack): iTunes | Buy CD


Cast: Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick, Jr., Nathan Gamble, Ashley Judd, Cozi Zuehlsdorff, Bethany Hamilton, Austin Stowell, Austin Highsmith, Cameron Boyce, Kris Kristofferson, Juliana Harkavy, Betsy Landon, Taylor Blackwell, Tom Ohmer, Carlos Gomez, and Winter the dolphin. Director: Charles Martin Smith.

Dolphin Tale 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Released By Lakeshore Records



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Composer Rachel Portman Talks About Scoring ‘Dolphin Tale 2’, Rave Press Reviews | Download The Soundtrack!

Dolphin Tale 2″ gently peddles inspirational life lessons while respecting both its characters and its audience. –Variety

“The score, by Rachel Portman, is elegant and supportive.” -RogerEbert.com

You read it here!  Top film publications and trade journals have given their seal of approval for Dolphin Tale 2 and Composer Rachel Portman‘s film score.  Now, watch this interview of Academy Award winner Rachel Portman, who talks about collaborating with Director Charles Martin Smith and coming up with the theme for Dolphin Tale 2.

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Preview Dolphin Tale 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), original music by Rachel Portman.


Dolphin Tale 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Released By Lakeshore Records

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