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Northern Lights: Fire and Ice

Matthew Sweet looks at film, music, and Iceland and is joined by the award-winning composer Johann Johannsson, whose scores include The Theory of Everything and Sicario.

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Music Played

  • Marc Streitenfeld

    Prometheus (2012) - A Planet

    Conductor: Marc Streitenfeld. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Sony.
  • Andrew Lockington

    Journey to the Centre of the Earth (2008) - Storm

    Conductor: Andrew Lockington. Orchestra: MGM Studio Orchestra.
    • Silva Screen.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    Tree of Life (2011) - Emergence of Life

    Conductor: Alexandre Desplat. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • LAKESHORE.
  • Patrick Doyle

    Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (1994) - He Was My Father

    Conductor: David Snell. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Epic.
  • Mychael Danna

    The Snow Walker (2003) - Snow Walker 20

    Conductor: Mychael Danna. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • KRM.
  • Henry Mancini

    White Dawn (1974) - Theme

    Conductor: Henry Mancini. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • RCA.
  • John Barry

    A View to a Kill (1985) - Snow Job

    Conductor: John Barry. Orchestra: John Barry.
    • EMI.
  • Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson

    Children of Nature (1991) - Titles

    Performer: Stefan Orn Arnarson. Performer: Szymon Kuran. Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • TOUCH.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    The Miner's Hymns (2010) - The Cause of Labour is the Hope of the World

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • FatCat Records.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    Prisoners (2013) - Through Falling Snow

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • WATERTOWER.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    Sicario (2015) - Convoy

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • VARESE SARABANDE.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    The Theory of Everything (2014) - Domestic Pressures

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • BLACK LOT MUSIC.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    The Theory of Everything (2014) - The Whirling Ways of the Stars That Pass

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • BLACK LOT MUSIC.
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson

    The Theory of Everything (2014) - Cambridge, 1963

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • BLACK LOT MUSIC.
  • Damon Albarn

    101 Reykjavic (2000) - Theme

    Ensemble: Studio-Ensemble.
    • EMI.
  • Craig Armstrong

    Victor Frankenstein (2015) - Finale

    Conductor: Craig Armstrong. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • LA LA LAND.

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