Tuesday, June 23, 2015

RIP James Horner

Oscar winning composer James Horner has died. His vast list of film scores include, 
Aliens, An American Tail, 48 Hrs. Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Cocoon, *batteries not included, Willow, Field of Dreams, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Glory, Another 48 Hrs., An American Tail: Fievel Goes West, The Rocketeer, Patriot Games, Hocus Pocus, Jumanji, Braveheart, A Beautiful Mind, The Amazing Spider-ManAvatar, and Titantic.

He also wrote music for the television shows Amazing Stories, Tales from the Crypt, and Fish Police as well as Michel Jackson's Captain EO and the Roger Rabbbit short Tummy Trouble.

He won Oscars for Titanic's dramatic score and it's original song “My Heart Will Go On," which was sung by Miss Piggy in Muppets Most Wanted.

Unfortunately this appears to be the only version online:

His talent will be greatly missed. 

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