Sunday, July 16, 2017

Scoring the Series: Spider-Man

Back with Scoring the Series, as we look back at the various Spider-Man films.  With the release of the newest film, Spider-Man: Homecoming, we add Michael Giacchino to the list of top composers for our favorite web-slinger.  Here are the credits to each film with some scoring photos tossed in.   

Spider-Man (2002)
Music composed by Danny Elfman
Conducted by Pete Anthony
Orchestrated by Steve Bartek, Mark McKenzie, Edgardo Simone, David Slonaker, Marc Mann
Recorded and mixed by Dennis Sands
Recorded at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage




Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Music composed by Danny Elfman
Conducted by Pete Anthony
Orchestrated by Steve Bartek, Mark McKenzie, Edgardo Simone, David Slonaker
Additional music by John Debney, Christopher Young
Recorded and mixed by Dennis Sands
Recorded by the Hollywood Studio Symphony
Recorded at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage





Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Music composed by Christopher Young
Conducted by Pete Anthony
Orchestrated by Pete Anthony, Bruce Babcock, John Kull
Original themes/cues by Danny Elfman

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Music composed by James Horner
Conducted by James Horner
Orchestrated by James Horner, J.A.C. Redford, Jon Kull, Steve Bernstein, Peter Boyer, Carl Johnson, Randy Kerber
Music arranged by Simon Rhodes, Simon Franglen, Ian Underwood
Recorded and mixed by Simon Rhodes
Recorded at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage




The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Music composed by Hans Zimmer and the Magnificent Six
(Michael Einzinger, Junkie XL, Andrew Kawczynski, Johnny Marr, Steve Mazzaro, Pharrell Williams)
Conducted by Nick-Glennie Smith
Orchestrated by Bruce Fowler, Walt Fowler, Suzette Moriarty, Rhea Fowler, Kevin Kaska
Additional music by Andy Page, Adam Peters, Czarina Russell, Mario Reinsch
Recorded by Alan Meyerson
Recorded at Sony Pictures Scoring Stage





Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Music composed by Michael Giacchino
Conducted by Marshall Bowen III
Orchestrated by Jeff Kryka, William Ross, Marshall Bowen III, Cameron Patrick, Curtis Green, Michael Giacchino
Recorded and mixed by Joel Iwataki
Recorded at 20th Century Fox's Newman Scoring Stage