At first I attempted to score a clip from the film North by North West but the woodwinds made an otherwise intense clip seem comical and less serious, so I decided to scrap this clip and go with something more appropriate. My first attempts can be seen below.<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/21351469″>Untitled</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user6328236″>daniel scarborough</a> on <a href=”http://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a>.</p>
Danny Elfman also composed the main theme for the movie Big Fish featuring Euan McGreggor. Using the orchestra to create an atmospheric feeling of love and compassion, beauty and serenity. In my composition I’ve attempted to recreate the beauty of his piece using just Woodwind instruments. I have synced it with the final scene of the movie.
The original theme:
My woodwind score to the ending clip of BigFish: