Wed, 02 May 2012 17:45:46 PM CDT
The musical world has lost the composer who gave us the musical sound behind the Stargate franchise.
Joel Goldsmith, son of famed film composer Jerry Goldsmith and a talented composer in his own right, died of cancer at the age of 54. Joel was the eldest of six children by Jerry Goldsmith, and he reportedly began assisting his father with electronics in his scores as early as 1976 on the science fiction [...]
Stargate and Star Trek composer Joel Goldsmith died on April 29 from cancer. Goldsmith was 54. A three-time Emmy nominee, Goldsmith composed music for over 330 episodes of the long running Stargate sci-fi franchise, created by Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin. Show More Summary
I’m going to interrupt this blog’s scheduled posting to dedicate today’s entry to the memory of Joel Goldsmith. Joel, who passed away last night, was a much loved and respected member of our extended Stargate family; his considerable contributions to the franchise a key part of its long-running success. The son of renowned composer Jerry [...]
Joel Goldsmith, son of Star Trek composer Jerry Goldsmith, passed away yesterday at the age of fifty-four. Gateworld broke the news on their Twitter feed this morning, promising more information later today. “Long-time Stargate composer Joel Goldsmith has passed away, according to friends. Full story coming later today. Rest in peace, friend.” Goldsmith composed for [...]
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GNP Crescendo Records has announced the release of a limited-edition collector’s CD of Star Trek: First Contact. The CD, featuring the complete score by Jerry Goldsmith (with additional music by Joel Goldsmith), has been newly remastered by recording engineer Bruce Botnick. According to the press release, “First Contact marked the much-anticipated return of beloved composer [...]