Lalo Schifrin: Mission Accomplished

1932 saw the birth of one Boris Cladio Schifrin in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the world has come to know him of course as Lalo. This consummate professional is equally at home in jazz, classical and film music and the many permutations thereof. The film world has been lucky to have him score its movies with his eclectic music, ranging from the driving jazz...

Lalo Schifrin on Creating Mission: Impossible

It’s Monday May 8th in the early afternoon as I drive down Sunset Boulevard towards the east end of Beverly Hills. The weather is breathtaking and it’s the perfect spring day to visit composer Lalo Schifrin. I arrive one hour early in order to set up for the photo shoot. When you walk up the sidewalk to Lalo’s front door...