Some favorite tracks include the silent movie dramatic flare of Daughter of the Storm, the tragic tones of Ben Robbed and the various tracks in the museum, such as The Museum Beckons, Wolves, Dioramas and Museum Pursuits. – Melissa Minners, G-pop.net
In the latest review of the Wonderstruck soundtrack featuring score by Carter Burwell, G-pop picks out some favorite tracks on the album while explaining the use of the score in two very different timelines in the film: the ’20s and the ’70s. What is your favorite track in the album? Read the full review at G-pop.net.
The composer has previously worked with Haynes on “Carol,” “Velvet Goldmine,” and “Mildred Pierce,” and this time around he creates a lovely music box of sounds to accompany Haynes’ new movie. – Edward Davis, The Playlist
Listen to the latest track off the Wonderstruck soundtrack entitled, “Dioramas” by Academy Award®-nominated composer, Carter Burwell (Carol, Fargo) now only at The Playlist! The album is out Friday on Lakeshore Records!
Haynes emphasized the importance that music plays in the film. Haynes worked with composer Burwell to come up with a way to play down the emphasis on the dialogue, placing it instead on the score. – Variety
Wonderstruck, the highly-anticipated film directed by Todd Haynes and based on the novel by Brian Selznick, features Carter Burwell’s score in a prominent role as almost a character. The director talks at length about his collaboration with the Academy Award®-nominated composer, and you can read it atVariety.
Lucky fans will get to see an advance screening of Wonderstruck with a live orchestra conducted by Academy Award®-nominated composer Carter Burwell on Wednesday, October 18 at Cinespia at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles. This special advanced screening will feature a 38-person orchestra, which will perform the entire score as the film plays.