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Happy Birthday, John Barry


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#1 Mr. Blofeld

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Posted 04 November 2011 - 04:58 AM

How appropriate to have, the day after SkyFall is announced, the birthday of the Maestro himself. He would've been 78 today, and I hope he'd be happy with the series he helped cement in cinema history with his iconic scores.

To commemorate him, I'll put on one of my favorite pieces by him:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4od4FrqFMMY


What about you? :)

#2 mattjoes

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Posted 04 November 2011 - 06:31 PM

Let the music do the talking. Two from The White Buffalo:



Mourning Worm - Buffalo Bones.mp3

#3 SecretAgentFan

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Posted 03 December 2016 - 09:35 AM

I know the maestro┬┤s birthday was in November - but this picture from the scoring sessions for YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE was just too good not to post: http://www.aintitcool.com/node/76843



#4 MISALA1994

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Posted 03 December 2016 - 11:08 AM

I know the maestro┬┤s birthday was in November - but this picture from the scoring sessions for YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE was just too good not to post: http://www.aintitcool.com/node/76843

Never seen that before, thanks.

Edited by MISALA1994, 03 December 2016 - 11:14 AM.


#5 sharpshooter

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Posted 03 December 2016 - 12:06 PM

The word genius gets thrown around too readily these days, but that's what Barry was. A genius.