2009 - BEST MUSIC

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1.
“ Fantastic Mr. Fox ” - cinemavis
 
2.
Abel Korzeniowski
Composer, A Single Man
Born on the 18th of July, 1972, in Cracow, Poland. In 1996 graduated the instrumental studies (specialization: cello), and then in 2000 graduated with merit from the composition class of Krzysztof Penderecki at the Music Academy in Cracow. At the same Academy, in the years 1999-2000, he was an assistant at the Department of Composition...
“ A Single Man ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Coraline ” - cinemavis
 
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“ The Secret of Kells ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Moon ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Afterwards ” - cinemavis
 
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James Horner
Music Department, Titanic
James Horner began studying piano at the age of five, and trained at the Royal College of Music in London, England, before moving to California in the 1970s. After receiving a bachelor's degree in music at USC, he would go on to earn his master's degree at UCLA and teach music theory there. He later completed his Ph.D...
“ Avatar ” - cinemavis
 
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Ennio Morricone
A classmate of director Sergio Leone with whom he would form one of the great director/composer partnerships (right up there with Eisenstein & Prokofiev, Hitchcock & Herrmann, Fellini & Rota), Ennio Morricone studied at Rome's Santa Cecilia Conservatory, where he specialized in trumpet. His first film scores were relatively undistinguished...
“ Baarìa ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Un homme et son chien ” - cinemavis
 
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Thomas Newman
Music Department, WALL·E
“ Brothers ” - cinemavis
 
11.
“ Up ” - cinemavis
 
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Antonio Pinto
Music Department, Collateral
“ À Deriva ” - cinemavis
 
13.
Gabriel Yared
Gabriel Yared stopped his law studies at the age of 20 to work as a professional music composer. He studied with Henri Dutilleux and Maurice Ohana. He worked as a composer, orchestrator or producer for such singers as Françoise Hardy, Charles Aznavour, Gilbert Bécaud and Mireille Mathieu. He made his film debut in 1980 with the score for Jean-Luc Godard's Every Man for Himself...
“ Amelia ” - cinemavis
 
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Carter Burwell
Music Department, Fargo
“ Where the Wild Things Are ” - cinemavis
 
15.
“ Star Trek ” - cinemavis
 
16.
Nathan Barr
Composer, True Blood
Nathan Barr is a unique breed of composer. In addition to writing his scores, he also performs all of the instruments heard in many of his compositions. Skilled in many styles and genres, ranging from orchestral to rock, Barr is known for his collection and inclusion of rare and unusual instruments from around the world...
“ True Blood ” - cinemavis
 
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Eleni Karaindrou
Eleni Karaindrou was born in the mountain village of Teichio in central Greece and grew up in Athens, where she studied piano and theory at the Hellenikon Odion. From 1969-74 she studied ethnomusicology in Paris and, on returning to Greece, founded the Laboratory for Traditional Instruments at the ORA Cultural Centre...
“ Trilogia II: I skoni tou hronou ” - cinemavis
 
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Hans Zimmer
German-born composer Hans Zimmer is recognized as one of Hollywood's most innovative musical talents. He featured in the music video for The Buggles' single "Video Killed the Radio Star", which became a worldwide hit and helped usher in a new era of global entertainment as the first music video to be aired on MTV (August 1, 1981)...
“ Sherlock Holmes ” - cinemavis
 
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Carter Burwell
Music Department, Fargo
“ A Serious Man ” - cinemavis
 
20.
Marco Werba
Composer, Giallo
“ Giallo ” - cinemavis
 
21.
“ Coco avant Chanel ” - cinemavis
 
22.
Christopher Young
Composer, Spider-Man 3
Composer Christopher Young was born on April 28, 1957 in Red Bank, New Jersey. After graduating from Hampshire College in Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music, Young went on to pursue his post-graduate studies at North Texas State University. Christopher moved to Los Angeles, California in 1980...
“ The Uninvited ” - cinemavis
 
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Hans Zimmer
German-born composer Hans Zimmer is recognized as one of Hollywood's most innovative musical talents. He featured in the music video for The Buggles' single "Video Killed the Radio Star", which became a worldwide hit and helped usher in a new era of global entertainment as the first music video to be aired on MTV (August 1, 1981)...
“ Angels & Demons ” - cinemavis
 
24.
“ Sin nombre ” - cinemavis
 
25.
“ Chéri ” - cinemavis
 
26.
“ Taking Chance ” - cinemavis
 
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“ The Twilight Saga: New Moon ” - cinemavis
 
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Philip Glass
Music Department, The Truman Show
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Glass worked in his father's radio store and discovered music listening to the offbeat Western classical records customers didn't seem to want. He studied the violin and flute, and obtained early admission to the University of Chicago. After graduating in mathematics and philosophy...
“ Les regrets ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Océans ” - cinemavis
 
30.
Tarô Iwashiro
Composer, Aguri
“ Chi bi Part II: Jue zhan tian xia ” - cinemavis
 
31.
Nick Cave
Composer, Lawless
Nick Cave is a man of many talents. Musician. Songwriter. Screenwriter. Novelist. Actor. The Australian was born in Warracknabeal, Victoria in 1957, and would go onto form the alternative rock band Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, who have since successfully released a string of hit albums. In film, Nick has starred in two films with Brad Pitt: Johnny Suede by Tom DiCillo and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford...
“ The Road ” - cinemavis
 
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Warren Ellis
Composer, Lawless
“ The Road ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Tannöd ” - cinemavis
 
34.
“ Shi yue wei cheng ” - cinemavis
 
35.
“ Welcome ” - cinemavis
 
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Jan A.P. Kaczmarek
Jan A. P. Kaczmarek is a composer with a tremendous international reputation that continues to grow. As a successful recording artist and touring musician, Jan turned to composing film scores as his primary occupation. Jan's first success in the United States came in theater. After composing striking scores for productions at Chicago's Goodman Theatre and Los Angeles' Mark Taper Forum...
“ Get Low ” - cinemavis
 
37.
“ Shi yue wei cheng ” - cinemavis
 
38.
“ J'ai tué ma mère ” - cinemavis
 
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Marcus Paus
Composer, Upperdog
“ Upperdog ” - cinemavis
 
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Abel Korzeniowski
Composer, A Single Man
Born on the 18th of July, 1972, in Cracow, Poland. In 1996 graduated the instrumental studies (specialization: cello), and then in 2000 graduated with merit from the composition class of Krzysztof Penderecki at the Music Academy in Cracow. At the same Academy, in the years 1999-2000, he was an assistant at the Department of Composition...
“ Gwiazda Kopernika ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Grey Gardens ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Un prophète ” - cinemavis
 
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Michal Lorenc
Composer, Blood and Wine
Michal Lorenc is one of the most eminent, contemporary composers of film scores. He was born in 1955 in Warsaw. Since his debut in 1979, he has made music for more than 150 feature films, documentaries, tv-serials and theatre performances. He has worked with best Polish, Czech, British and American film directors...
“ Pokoj v dusi ” - cinemavis
 
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“ Magiczne drzewo ” - cinemavis