Down 16 places for Michael Giacchino's imagining of the 'Star Trek' soundworld
With all the hype, excitement and relief that surrounded the release of J. J. Abrams's acclaimed reboot of the Star Trek franchise, perhaps one of the least talked-about aspects was Michael Giacchino's score. But now that it's had a few years to bed itself into the sci-fi consciousness, those energetic action sequences and that lithe, heroic main French horn theme have become part of the lexicon, surely to be considered alongside the likes of John Williams in the future.
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Discover the 2014 Movie Music Hall of Fame
Wondering which pieces of great film music made it into last year’s top 100? You can explore the whole of the 2014 Classic FM Movie Music Hall of Fame right now, starting with John Barry’s wonderful music for ‘Midnight Cowboy’.