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  • February 15, 2019

    Ludwig Goransson Discusses "Black Panther"

    Oscar-nominated composer Ludwig Goransson talks to Jim Svejda about traveling to Africa to research the score for Black Panther.

    Posted 2/15/2019 12:00:15 AM

  • February 14, 2019

    Nicholas Britell Discusses "If Beale Street Could Talk"

    Nicholas Britell earned an Academy Award nomination for the music of Moonlight. He teamed up with Moonlight director Barry Jenkins again for If Beale Street Could Talk and, again, earned an Oscar nomination for Best Original Score. Here Britell talks to Jim Svejda about making music that feels like real emotions.

    Posted 2/14/2019 12:00:50 AM

  • February 13, 2019

    Terence Blanchard on Scoring "BlacKkKlansman"

    Terence Blanchard is up for an Oscar for his BlacKkKlansman score. He stopped by The Evening Program to talk about the stranger-than-fiction story, why he was scared to write the score for Malcolm X and how he’s learned to read Spike Lee’s mind.

    Posted 2/13/2019 12:00:48 AM

  • February 12, 2019

    Alexandre Desplat on Scoring Wes Anderson's "Isle of Dogs"

    KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to Oscar-nominated composer Alexandre Desplat about his spare score for Wes Anderson’s “Isle of Dogs”.

    Posted 2/12/2019 12:00:50 AM

  • November 12, 2018

    Morton Lauridsen with Jim Svejda

    American choral composer Morton Lauridsen joins Jim Svejda for a conversation about his latest recording and where we finds his most potent sources of inspiration.

    Posted 11/12/2018 12:00:34 AM

  • February 16, 2018

    John Williams Discusses "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" and "The Post"

    KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer John Williams about his score for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “The Post”.

    Posted 2/16/2018 8:00:34 AM

  • February 15, 2018

    Hans Zimmer Discusses "Dunkirk"

    KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer Hans Zimmer about his score for “Dunkirk”.

    Posted 2/15/2018 8:00:32 AM