NYU Steinhardt, Program in Film Scoring: Ira Newborn, faculty


IRA NEWBORN: "The Anatomy of a Scene"

Ira Newborn discusses the musical, technical, narrative and cultural components that shape his approach to scoring a particular film. In a commentary on his underscoring for the "break-in" scene of "The Naked Gun" (44:00), he addresses the key elements of musical style, story, tempo, and synchronization.