Ron Goodwin

Ron Goodwin was, and still is one of England’s most well known composers of film music. He was also a respected conductor of music that can be categorised as easy listening or light music. During the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s, his compilation albums on the EMI studio 2 recording label were popular and sought after. Within the content of...

Ron Goodwin

During a brief visit to Scotland to conduct the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in a concert of film and popular music, Ron Goodwin very kindly gave me an hour and a half of his time to discuss his career writing music for 60 films since 1958. The conversation took place at the Royal George Hotel, Perth.