Musician, Composer, "Tokyo 77", Audio CD, In Tone Music 2004, Improvised sound pieces with ensemble.
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Composing movie music can really only be mastered through experience and much failure on a pragmatic level. When you write a great piece and your director hates it, what now? You just have to try something else. Or if your director says, 'This scene feels dry and empty without music, but I'm hard-pressed to know what that music should sound like,' that's when you decide: 'Lets slather a lot of ...
During Tina Turner
's video biography at the 2005 Kennedy Center Honors, part of Oprah Winfrey''s narration was accompanied by a portion of Newman's score to Road to Perdition
Almost always plays piano on his own scores, typically during slow, moody passages.