Tribute: John Barry
Posted on January 31, 2011 at 3:53 pm
Five-time Oscar-winning composer John Barry has died at age 77. His music includes “Born Free,” and scores for several James Bond films, with perhaps “Goldfinger” the best-remembered. He could evoke a sensual, jazzy contemporary setting, romantic classicism, an intimate romance or vast adventure.
Here is one of my favorite Barry scores: