When it comes to silent films, the score is even more important than it is in talkies. A good score can save a mediocre film while a bad one can ruin even an excellent motion picture. But let’s talk about the best of the best.
What are your favorite silent film score? The one that elevates and enhances, the one that sticks with you afterward?
I am inspired by the excitement surrounding the release of The Covered Wagon and its reissue of the Gaylord Carter organ score. Any music that inspires such devotion is worth examining.
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