Apr 15, 2022
Minutes 36-40 of Solo: A Star Wars Story with Klaudia Amenábar
from RuPalp's Podrace! In addition to Powell's train heist scoring,
we talk about the Dolby Atmos sound mix, stories from the
production of Solo, and the purpose of Star Wars moviemaking in
- 00:00 - Hello there!
- 06:03 - The fridging of Val.
- 12:11 - Comparing Solo to The High Republic.
- 17:23 - Rupalp's Podrace lore (all hail adult He).
- 22:04 - Enfys Nest supposed to be Val and Beckett's kid?
- 28:53 - "Lando's Closet" is beautiful but uncharacteristically
- 34:16 - We'd love a score-only version of Solo.
- 36:49 - Watching movies on so many different devices.
- 45:41 - Is this a Dies Irae when Rio dies? (paging Alex
- 56:50 - Thrawn tangent.
- 1:01:42 - Pointy violin arpeggios and Young Han (reminiscent of
beginning of the movie)
- 1:09:03 - Val and Beckett, Han and Chewie, parallels with Boba
- 1:24:49 - This should've been the Lando Calrission story or a
buddy comedy about Han and Chewie.
- 1:30:20 - Making movies to build fandom.
- 1:54:10 - SWMM Questionnaire
Things to Check Out:
- 5. The Gang
- 1. Young Han Solo (Heroic, comp. JW)
- 7b. Enfys Nest 2
- 7a. Enfys Nest 1
- 13) Dies Irae
- 2a. Young Han Solo (Searching, comp. JW)
- 2b. Young Han Solo (Searching Variant, comp. JW)
Where are we in the soundtrack(s)?:
- "Deluxe Train Heist (2M15-16A-B-C)"
STAR WARS MUSIC MINUTE QUESTIONNAIRE:
1. In exactly 3 words, what does Star Wars sound like?
2. What's something related to Star Wars music or sound that you
want to learn more about?
- The stories behind how various bits of music ended up in the
films/shows. "How did that get there?"
3. What's a score or soundtrack you're fond of besides anything
- Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (composed by Joe
Guest: Klaudia Amenábar
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