MAIN CREDITS from Waterworld - James Newton Howard (Score Only) **DIGITAL DOWNLOAD**
Full Orchestra - Intermediate - Digital Download
By James Newton Howard. Score. 14 pages. Published by Chris Siddall Music Publishing.
Item Number: A0.1046249
1995’s Waterworld was a troubled project from start to finish. Universal
Pictures’ $200 million “Mad Max on the ocean” had suffered problems
ranging from sinking sets to a disgruntled crew. With the opening date
fast approaching, composer Mark Isham’s introspective and restrained
score was largely thrown out (the music box source music remains his).
Actor and producer Kevin Costner had been impressed with James
Newton Howard’s music for Wyatt Earp, and hired the composer to
produce an emergency score. Drawing inspiration from the likes of Hugo
Friedhofer and Jerry Goldsmith, Howard composed a sweeping fantasy
Created from the original manuscript, this release offers a rare opportunity to study film music in its authentic, original orchestration and arrangement. An opportunity not to be missed!