Outlander: Season 2 Begins . . . All Things New, Even the Music

We love the new main title theme and tone of the music for Season 2 thus far. As Bear McCreary mentioned, the music is also a part of telling the story. He is an absolute genius! If you never followed his blog, you should. It’s quite insightful. The first season of Outlander gave me the chance to fulfill a life-long dream of incorporating Scottish folk … Continue reading Outlander: Season 2 Begins . . . All Things New, Even the Music

Composer Bear McCreary: Passion and pain of making music for Outlander

OUTLANDER composer Bear McCreary says writing the music for harrowing scenes takes him to a ‘very dark place’. “The show has moments that are as bleak and dark as anything I’ve ever scored and I have discovered that I am a bit of a method actor when it comes to my compositions,” he says. The dramatic finale of season one in Starz TV adaptation of … Continue reading Composer Bear McCreary: Passion and pain of making music for Outlander