Michael Kamen on Scoring Lethal Weapon 4

I decided that LETHAL WEAPON IV was my continued responsibility to keep writing for, rather than just pick apart the score for I, II, and III and slip it in there somewhere. I recognize that my start in Hollywood came as a direct result of LETHAL WEAPON I. And when I did LETHAL WEAPON I, I cared very much about what I was doing...

Michael Kamen on Scoring Frequency

Composer Michael Kamen has been scoring film for over 24 years, with more than 60 films to his credit, including BRAZIL, HIGHLANDER, the complete LETHAL WEAPON and DIE HARD series, ROBIN HOOD: PRINCE OF THIEVES, THE LAST ACTION HERO, MR. HOLLAND’S OPUS and THE IRON GIANT, just to mention a few. When it comes to FREQUENCY...

Michael Kamen

This interview took place in a recording studio in Kensington. London, not far from the Portobello Road, on the 27th of June. Having watched Michael Kamen during the rehearsals and during the concert he had given at the Royal Academy of Music the week before, I knew I was in for a treat. Michael was busy writing music for the 1996 Olympic Games and he met...