Cleary and Wadley’s approach considered Cameron’s inner turmoil … He also used a small chamber string orchestra that gave the score nuance and warmth. – Variety
Lakeshore Records has released Swan Song—Soundtrack from the Apple Original Filmfeaturing music by Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Ending Things). The score to the highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring two-time Academy Award® winner Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book) is available now digitally on all major music services such as Apple Music and iTunes. View the full album details below.
Wadley incorporated harmonic changes to reflect the tensions that are rising in him. The sound is an unsettling, almost unnerving one. – Variety
The Apple Original Film premieres in theaters and globally on Apple TV+ today, December 17.
“Composer Jay Wadley takes ‘restrained approach’ to communicating ‘giant feelings’ with ‘Swan Song’ score” – Deadline
Ahead of the release of Swan Song–Soundtrack from the Apple Original Film, listen to two exclusive track premieres, “Main Theme” and “Jack Goes Home,” by Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Ending Things) over at Deadline!Lakeshore Records will release the album digitally on December 17. Nine out of the 25 tracks will be available as an instant grat with every preorder beginning December 10. Access the pre-order, pre-save links, and more album details below.
The highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book) and Naomie Harris (Moonlight) will premiere in theaters and globally on Apple TV+ on December 17.
Join Composer Jay Wadley (I’m Thinking of Endings Things, “Tales of the City”, Adam) and The Society of Composers & Lyricists (The SCL) for the screening and live stream Q&A session for his score to Swan Song, the forth-coming highly-anticipated Apple Original Film starring two-time Academy Award® Winner Mahershala Ali (Moonlight, Green Book), Academy Award® Nominee Naomie Harris (Moonlight), and eight-time Academy Award® Nominee Glenn Close (Hillbilly Elegy, Dangerous Liaisons, Fatal Attraction).
Moderated by Jon Burlingame (Variety), the screening will take place on Monday, December 13 (1 PM PST), followed by a YouTube Live Stream Q&A. The screening link is available upon registration. Register at The SCL online.
Directed by Academy Award Winner® Benjamin Cleary (The Stutterer), Swan Song opens in theaters and on Apple TV+ Friday, December 17, 2021.
A fresh electronic beat that sounds as though the Stranger Things theme time traveled to 2006. – Hannah Jackson, Flaunt
Coming Friday, August 23 on Lakeshore Records is the soundtrack to Sundance film, Adam, featuring score by Jay Wadley (“Tales of the City (2019)”, “The OA”). The film comes from the producers of Brokeback Mountain and is directed Rhys Ernst, in his feature-length directorial debut. Ahead of the album release, listen to the title track premiering today at Flaunt Magazine!
Adam film won the Grand Jury Prize for Outstanding Directing for a U.S. Dramatic Feature at L.A. Outfest and received a nomination for the NEXT Innovators Award at Sundance.
IFC Films presents ADAM, now playing in select theaters — get tickets at the IFC Center.