Why the Soundtrack to Shrek is Actually Genius

From Sideways. Turns out the music has layers…. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Dan Olson’s "The Art of Editing and Suicide Squad": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mDclQowcE9I Also, big shoutout to literally everyone who’s made a video essay on Shrek I’d link them all here, but it’s literally all of the videos I listed in the clip Lemme…

How the Music Spoils Sweeney Todd (and why that’s a good thing)

From Sideways. Attend the tale of the Dies Irae Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources/Links: This blog post has most (if not all) of the instances of the Dies Irae: http://dropera.blogspot.com/2014/09/sondheims-craft-manipulating-song-of.html Another great article about the characterization in Sweeney Todd, also some Dies Irae: https://www.fromscoretostage.com/single-post/2018/02/03/The-Unraveling-of-Sweeney-Todd Sondheim’s breakdown of Epiphany: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ozg_OrLmLU4 Sondheim discussing using just…

Why How To Train Your Dragon Has The Best Opening Ever

From Sideways. This movie hit the ground running Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 John Powell’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo00fLTBosL4EGGhi164cEQ Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMa75wsBZ_g https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFOkxbhu8xU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e8OmmbZnhSQ https://kingofthewilderwest.tumblr.com/post/173294023406/hi-i-loved-your-leitmotif-analysis-of-httyd2-and http://www.filmscorefans.com/melody-map—dragons.html http://entjunkie.blogspot.com/2014/06/how-to-train-your-dragon-2-score-review.html https://www.reddit.com/r/httyd/comments/9vopor/musical_motifs/ http://www.movie-wave.net/how-to-train-your-dragon/ https://soundtrackworld.com/2019/02/how-to-train-your-dragon-the-hidden-world-john-powell/ https://www.denofgeek.com/movies/music-in-film/31601/music-in-film-dragons-and-apes http://www.hans-zimmer.com/index.php?rub=disco&id=940 https://variety.com/2019/artisans/news/how-to-train-your-dragon-3-music-score-1203151400/ https://moviemusicuk.us/2019/03/28/how-to-train-your-dragon-the-hidden-world-john-powell/ https://soundtrackbeat.com/2017/03/11/how-to-train-your-dragon-john-powell/

How to Listen to Music Incorrectly and find Superman in the Avengers

From Sideways. I am easily and frequently confused Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources and other general Links: A full analysis of the score: https://www.reddit.com/r/soundtracks/comments/bk68z6/avengers_endgame_full_score_analysis/ 6 Modulations comment: https://www.reddit.com/r/soundtracks/comments/ctreqo/alan_silvestri_avengers_endgame_portals/eyozm6i/ https://www.reddit.com/r/MovieDetails/comments/cicouq/the_song_playing_in_steves_apartment_when_fury/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-2qHoEcQx0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcnSX319OhI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kBD1AYOMqmE

The Problem With Tarzan

From Sideways. I want that Tarzan Pop figure Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 BREADSWORD’s video on Treasure Planet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9sycdSkngA Sources: "When the emotion becomes too strong for speech, you sing" https://www.pbs.org/thinktank/transcript1261.html A great article outlining how Tarzan was the last renaissance film "The End of the Disney Renaissance: Tarzan https://www.tor.com/2016/04/14/the-end-of-the-disney-renaissance-tarzan/ Another great article talking…

What Makes Disney Music Sound Nostalgic

From Sideways. Have you ever wondered how they always managed to get that magical sound? Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Here’s the stupid music from the stupid scene that tripped the stupid bot and I had to silence it. It’s stupid. https://youtu.be/R2uHGTkaR0w?t=202 Sources: Disney Renaissance Picture(s) https://imgur.com/gallery/Gk87x https://consequenceofsound.net/2016/11/ranking-the-disney-renaissance/ The Disney Empire https://www.reddit.com/r/coolguides/comments/8w2eik/the_disney_empire/ The Death…

How Trailer Music Tricks You

From Sideways. Has the music in your favorite trailer ever sounded a little too familiar? Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trailer_music Star Wars IX Trailer without music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VuAMFJeeJQ FilmScoreAnalysis (if you watch my video you have to go to his channel) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk_jzTmW2Fmfnm70c2kZHpQ Dr. Lehman’s (Music Yoda) twitter https://twitter.com/fmlehman Dr. Lehman’s Star Wars Leitmotif…

The Sound of the Spider-Verse

From Sideways. What happens when you get a kid from Brooklyn, a radioactive spider, and some leitmotifs and mix them all together? Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources: https://www.amazon.com/Thousand-Faces-Collected-Joseph-Campbell/dp/1577315936 http://www.sfcenter.ku.edu/Workshop-stuff/Joseph-Campbell-Hero-Journey.htm https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Hero%C2%B4s_Journey.jpg#filehistory http://www.dopeame.com/blog/2016/5/16/the-heros-journey https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hero%27s_journey#Crossing_the_First_Threshold https://www.theodysseyonline.com/frodo-heros-journey

How to Find the Magic in Music

From Sideways. Your intuition might not always be right, but it’s important to not miss the forest for the trees. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Sideways440 Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sideways440 Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Sideways440 Sources: NMT Techniques: https://nmtacademy.files.wordpress.com/2015/07/nmt-definitions.pdf This Is Your Brain on Music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-c7d5W0_NPA Gait Training with RAS: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6162464/ RAS and Parkinson’s: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30033755 Music Upper Limb Therapy for Stroke Rehabilitation: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5053999/ Therapeutic…