David is a voice actor, sound designer, writer, mixer and composer with an extensive background in theater, music and post-production. His renaissance-man career has given him high-level insight into how great entertainment is made, whether it’s a movie, an animated series, a video game, a piece of music, or live entertainment. As a host, David loves sharing this knowledge via interviews and podcasts. Most of David’s professional career has featured extensive work on the Star Wars franchise, having started at Skywalker Sound in the ‘90s. For over a decade, David was a sound designer, mixer, voice actor and voice director on dozens of Star Wars video games during his time at LucasArts, including Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic, Lego Star Wars, or the Star Wars The Force Unleashed series. Now in the Disney era, David is a voice actor in the new movies and video games, having worked on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Rogue One: a Star Wars Story, Star Wars Battlefront I and II, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi. He also composes trailer music and mixes Blu-Ray materials for Lucasfilm.
Our final episode on Superman the Movie takes a close look at the heroic music in Metropolis, as well as the unfolding villainy of Lex Luthor. The heavy use of Superman's fanfare leitmotif is discussed, and we share thoughts from John Williams about the lasting, positive impact of Christopher Reeve as Superman. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
In part three of our look at Superman the Movie, we examine great musical moments from the film score, starting at the beginning. Multiple versions of Krypton are compared, and we listen to more of the music from Smallville. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
We continue our fly-through of Superman (1978) by listening to the love theme from the film score, and discuss a fascinating behind-the-scenes story. Other themes are analyzed and discussed, including a theme for Smallville, Lex Luthor and the March of the Villains, and a theme for the green crystal of Krypton. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
John Williams' iconic Superman score is analyzed in context of a 3-part superhero movie: science fiction in the beginning, Americana growing up in Smallville, and a full-blown comic book in Metropolis. The main themes used in Williams' score are analyzed via breaking down these three influences. The history of Superman is discussed, and behind-the-scenes stories of the making of 1978's Superman are revealed. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers
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