A month after conducting in London the music of Jean-Jacques Annaud's Wolf Totem, James Horner continues with the recording of the Chilean film The 33, from Mexican-American director Patricia Riggen (Girl in Progress – 2012), who brings together on screen Antonio Banderas, Lou Diamond Phillip, Gabriel Byrne, Juliette Binoche, Martin Sheen …
The film is based on the mining disaster of 2010 in which a group of thirty-three miners have been trapped in the San Jose mine in Chile. The action will focus on the two-month effort to try to save them. The release is scheduled for 2015.
Armen Ksajikian, prolific and talented cellist of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, has shared with us a few photos taken on October 17 at the famous and historic 20th Century Fox Newman Scoring Stage.
Armen Ksajikian, James Horner and cellist Tim Landauer
Header from the score’s sheet music
He also spoke briefly to us about the music:
"A small string section, no woodwind, brass or percussion. More beautiful pipe solos by Tony Hinnigan and guitar solos by George Doering! It's a beautiful score!"
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