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Interview with Ilan Eshkeri

In our latest interview, Ian has the absolute pleasure of sitting down with the wonderfully charming and incredibly talented composer Ilan Eshkeri, who talks about learning violin from an early age, collaborating with Matthew Vaughn on Stardust, the pressure of writing music for The Snowman and The Snowdog, recording Hannibal Rising with Dino De Laurentiis at Abbey Road, having heaps of fun on Kick-Ass, playing with numbers on 47 Ronin, the role of a film composer, creating the sound palette for Coriolanus, scoring the new Sergei Polunin documentary Dancerbeing inspired by John Barry for the Johnny English Reborn score and answering many listener questions along the way. Enjoy! 

Links

Ilan’s Website

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Score Guide – Stardust (2007)

Join Will & Wend over the wall in The Slaughtered Prince for their first Score Guide of 2017! In this episode we gush over composer Ilan Eshkeri‘s well-loved film score for the 2007 romantic fantasy, Stardust directed by Matthew Vaughn.

Featuring astonishing performances by The London Metropolitan Orchestra and Metro Voices we guide you through this spectacular score, pulling back the composer’s curtain to reveal the themes, leitmotifs, instrumentation, sonic textures, and shining musical moments that make the Stardust soundtrack shine, with the help of longtime friend of the show, Tiago Gomes!

Babylon Candles at the ready!

Release

Stardust Decca Records (2007)

Timestamps

0:00 – Intro Tag: Mike Watson

5:27 – 1. Prologue (Through the Wall)

10:10 – 2. Snowdrop

14:15 – 3. Tristan

17:13 – 4. Shooting Star

20:19 – Listener: Tiago Gomes

24:00 – 5. Three Witches

28:29 – 6. Yvaine

31:16 – 7. Septimus

34:57 – 8. Creating the Inn

38:32 – 9. Lamia’s Inn

45:24 – 10. Cap’n Shakespeare

47:26 – 11. Flying Vessel

52:28 – 12. Cap’n’s at the Helm

55:46 – 13. Tristan & Yvaine

59:47 – 14. Pirate Fight

1:02:40 – 15. The Mouse

1:04:40 – 16. Lamia’s Lair

1:07:38 – 17. Lamia’s Doll

1:10:16 – 18. Zombie Fight

1:12:26 – 19. The Star Shines

1:16:46 – 20. Coronation

1:19:16 – Listener: Tiago Gomes

1:23:20 – 21. Epilogue

Link

Cinema World Interview with Ilan Eshkeri