Javier bayon Sitges Film festival 2015 film scoring composer Best Score 10 miles to bisbee

10 MILES TO BISBEE AWARDED IN SITGES 2015

10 miles to Bisbee awarded for best score in Sitges 2015 international film festival Today, Saturday 10 October, the SGAE held the 15th edition of the SGAE Nova Autoria Awards at the Cinema Prado in Sitges as a part of the Sitges 2015 International Fantastic Film Festival of Catalonia. With the presentation of the SGAE…

Javier Bayon

HOW TO SCORE A WESTERN (Part 1)

Spaghetti Western, also known as Italian Western or Macaroni Western,  is a broad subgenre of Western films that emerged in the mid-1960s in the wake of Sergio Leone’s film-making style and international box-office success. Ennio Morricone was undoubtedly the composer that create major part of western music clichés (which have influenced all film music). Today…

Javier Bayon

HORROR DEVICE

Here is a quick little epic horror device, which I probably heard in Jerry Goldsmith’s “The Omen”. It’s short fragment of a composition of mine called “Book of Leviathan”. It’s very effective in conjuring up a sense of extreme horror and invocation.

Javier Bayon

SOME DEBUSSY DEVICES

Today i’m going to show some interesting devices extracted from a composition i did when i was studying orchestration. Despite the mockup was not quite good, its interest is high because combines typical Claude Debussy’s instrumentation with daring impressionistic harmonies. Debussy’s music has proven to be very influential, and its use of sensuous tonal colours…