David Arnold: He shoots, he scores

Arnold made his name scoring the sci-fi blockbusters of the 1990s – and classical audiences are lapping it up, writes Nadine O’Regan

30th April, 2017
David Arnold: ‘If you get a few successes, you can live the rest of your career off the back of that’

‘It’s an odd thing being a film composer because you’re largely anonymous. You have very little celebrity pull. But even when people don’t know who you are, they know what you’ve done. When you do concerts, I would hope that even someone walking in off the street would know 20 per cent of the music.”

Over the phone line from his home in London, David Arnold...

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