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Mission: Impossible - Fallout

Composer Lorne Balfe takes Matthew Sweet behind the scenes at Air Studios in London during the recording sessions of the score for Mission: Impossible - Fallout.

Composer Lorne Balfe invites Matthew Sweet behind the scenes at Air Studios for the recording sessions of the score for the new Mission: Impossible film which is in cinemas this week.

Matthew finds out what goes into recording a Hollywood film soundtrack from the people at Air studios who make it happen. As well as Lorne, he talks to three-time Grammy Award-winning recording engineer Geoff Foster, music editor Cecile Tournesac, conductor Matt Dunkley, orchestra leader Perry Montague-Mason and principal double-bass Mary Scully.

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Music Played

  • Lorne Balfe

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Fallout

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Matt Dunkley.
    • Mission: Impossible - Fallout (Music from the Motion Picture).
    • La-La Land Records.
    • 8.
  • Lalo Schifrin

    Mission: Impossible (TV series) - Main Theme

    Conductor: Lalo Schifrin. Orchestra: Lalo Schifrin Orchestra.
    • The Best of Mission: Impossible - Then and Now.
    • GNP Crescendo Records.
    • 1.
  • Harry Gregson‐Williams

    The Martian (2015) - Fly Like Iron Man

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Harry Gregson‐Williams.
    • The Martian Deluxe Soundtrack.
    • Columbia.
    • 17.
  • Eden Ahbez

    Moulin Rouge (2001) - Nature Boy

    Composer: Craig Armstrong. Singer: David Bowie. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Music from Baz Luhrman's film Moulin Rouge.
    • Interscope.
    • 1.
  • Hans Zimmer

    Gladiator (2000) - The Might of Rome

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Greenaway.
    • Gladiator - Music from the Motion Picture. Special Anniversary Edition.
    • Decca.
    • 9.
  • Hans Zimmer

    Dunkirk (2017) - Regimental Brothers

    Composer: Lorne Balfe. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Greenaway.
    • Dunkirk (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Watertower Music.
    • 6.
  • Lalo Schifrin

    Mission: Impossible - Main Theme

    Conductor: Lalo Schifrin. Orchestra: Lalo Schifrin Orchestra.
    • Live and Let Spy.
    • Ace Records.
    • 11.
  • David Arnold

    Stargate (1994) - Stargate Overture

    Orchestra: Sinfonia of London. Conductor: Nicholas Dodd.
    • Stargate - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Milan.
    • 1.
  • Joni Mitchell

    Both Sides Now

    Performer: Joni Mitchell. Performer: Wayne Shorter. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Vince Mendoza.
    • Both Sides Now.
    • Reprise.
    • 12.
  • Jacob Shea

    Planet Earth II (2016) Something Worth Protecting

    Composer: Jasha Klebe. Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of London. Conductor: Geoff Alexander.
    • Planet Earth II.
    • Silva Screen.
    • 14.
  • David Arnold

    Casino Royale (2006) - The Name's Bond... James Bond

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Nicholas Dodd.
    • Casino Royale - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 25.
  • Lorne Balfe

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Escape Through Paris

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Matt Dunkley.
    • Mission: Impossible - Fallout (Music from the Motion Picture).
    • La-La Land Records.
    • 2.
  • Lorne Balfe

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Mission Accomplished

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Matt Dunkley.
    • Mission: Impossible - Fallout (Music from the Motion Picture).
    • La-La Land Records.
    • 2.

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