Flicks in Five - Alexandre Desplat

by Lynne Warfel, Minnesota Public Radio
April 19, 2013
LISTEN

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Maybe it took the final Harry Potter movies for this French composer to get on the Hollywood radar screen for some, but Alexandre Desplat has been writing Academy Award winning scores for years.

His first nominated score included pianist Lang Lang in the mix of The Painted Veil. He also scored Best Picture winner Argo.

On Now

Listen to the Stream
  • Arabian Caprice 7:05 Francisco Tarrega
    Jason Vieaux, guitar
    Buy Now
  • Violin Concerto 6:38 Samuel Barber
    London Symphony Orchestra
    Leonard Slatkin
    Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
    Buy Now
Playlist
Other MPR Radio Streams
Choral Stream
MPR News
Radio Heartland

You can now listen to Classical and Choral Music on your iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad) or Android device.

Classical Notes Blog

Read more