Lakeshore Records is thrilled to release Homecoming — Music From The Amazon Original Series, featuring score by Emile Mosseri (The Last Black Man in San Francisco). The soundtrack to Season 2 of the hit Amazon Original is available now digitally on all major music serrvices! Homecoming Season 2 stars Janelle Monáe, Stephan James and Hong Chau, premiering May 22 on Amazon Prime Video.
Subtle, haunting and intensely melodic, the string-based music might be the year’s most beautiful score – The Wrap
In collaboration with Barry Jenkins, If Beale Street Could Talk composer Nicholas Britell tells of finding the sound of love: “Together, we explored a sonic landscape filled with brass and strings, while also venturing into some quite extreme experimentation,” said Nicholas Britell. See the full story at The Wrap.
Soundtrack Available Now: [Download/Listen]
A transcendent riff of loft jazz and Harlem neighborhood soundscapes that beams down from the vastness of space to envelop Barry Jenkins’ romantic images… – Matt Patches, Polygon
In this interview with If Beale Street Could Talk composer Nicholas Britell, Polygon drills down on the sounds you may or may not have heard on the Academy Award®-nominated score, and so much more. Read the full story at Polygon before you take the score for another spin.
Barry Jenkins’ Academy Award-winning film If Beale Street Could Talk is now available on Digital and Blu-ray/DVD. See below for soundtrack and film purchase links.
Here’s a great A to Z primer on If Beale Street Could Talk Composer Nicholas Britell, straight from the composer himself in this video interview with Film.Music.Media.! Find out what inspired him to get into film scoring and who he has worked with over the years, leading up to his Academy Award® nomination for Beale Street! See listening and soundtrack purchase links below.
From the cello-laden soundtrack of If Beale Street Could Talk to the symphony of “wrong notes” he created for Vice, composer Nicholas Britell seeks out sounds that capture each film’s essence.- NPR
Much has been written of Nicholas Britell’s Academy Award-nominated score to If Beale Street Could Talk, Barry Jenkins’ Academy Award-winning period drama based on the James Baldwin novel. NPR’s Terry Gross chats with Nicholas on “Fresh Air”:
See the full story at NPR online.