The evolution of music in movies

Music is evolving like time; it cannot be stagnant. The process of evolution of music is spread over many years. Music is being present in all the gon...


Music is evolving like time; it cannot be stagnant. The process of evolution of music is spread over many years. Music is being present in all the gone years in any form and style. With the passage of time, it moves to theatre, drama, and movies. Music in movies of fifty years back was entirely different from its present set-up. Music is the shrilling expression of words and emotions. It actually spice-up the storyline of the movie. However, due to the cutting-edge technology along with innovative ideas, the concept of music in movies fluctuates.

Music in movies

Progression of music on the big screen

Music has made its first entry through movie theaters:
Music had smashed the prevailing silent dusk of the arenas in music theaters in the silent movie industry. It was a fun intruder actually that everyone in the industry and the outside viewers were earnestly waiting for. Sometimes live orchestras were hired for live performance to avoid the uncomfortable silence. Rosa Rio was considered to be the pioneer of theater musicians. Music was a toddler yet. Still, it was an influential form of a chronicle.

The music in movies portrays the concept of positive and negative music:
People learn a lot from movies that there are several types of music in a single sitting movie. For instance,

Positive music
That is mostly associated with happy events like parties, weddings any occasion that makes you glad.

Negative music
Anything that is related to tragic situations like, death, accident or revenge that makes the viewer sad and feels the pain of the situation at heart.

Heroic music
It is linked with brass music from which people were familiar with the music played in the military. In 1977 John Williams had used in “Star Wars” a piece of brass music to develop the feeling of courage and bravery.

1980 the period of several musical dance movies

In 1980 there were many blockbuster musical movies that their music and tunes are still favorite of many people of the present age. There are a lot of classic movies too.

Few glimpses of the movies of the 1980s, the music of that movies is a push to move one step forward in the industry.

  • The dirty dancing
  • Flashdance
  • Footloose
  • Fame
  • Staying alive
  • Beatstreet
  • Urban Cowboy

Mystical music explosion after 2000

The movies of that time were the best released of soundtracks. Music artists did a great job and gave such spell-bounding music of the ages. It was a great development in the music industry. Glimpses are there down to view.

  • Half-remembered dream of the movie “Inception”.
  • “Imma be” of the move “The other guys”.
  • “Derezzed” of the movie “Tron: Legacy”.
  • “Black sheep” from the movie “Scot Pilgrim vs. the world”.
  • “In the hall of the mountain king” of the movie “The social network”.

Music of the recent scenario

Music of the recent time is making changes in tunes, motions, notes and on the pitch. Following are the movies that left behind many movies of their unique music quality.

Moulin Rouge
It is a romantic musical drama, and its music is captivating.

Les Miserables
It is the best form of drama that involves the essence of music and history too.

La La Land
It is the most mesmerizing comedy and musical drama.

Frozen
Best ever animated comedy adventure that is loved by not only by kids but elders too. Music of the movie is soothing that takes the listener to imaginary Iceland.

Interstellar soundtrack a big evolution of music in movies

Interstellar movie of 2014 it is a music of digital release. The music is so calm and relaxing that transports the listener to the other world. The music itself has the energy of freshness, and it is so vibrant to listen. It has given the new steps of development and a driving force to the diligent music artists of the industry. Music of the time always switches to the other phase of progression when innovative ideas and spicy experiments are made.

Musical fantasies of 2019

  • A Piece of My Heart
  • Aladdin
  • Cats
  • Descendants 3
  • Frozen 2
  • The Lion King
  • Rocketman
  • UglyDolls
  • Yesterday
  • Waves

The present music scenario is accompanied by new ideas and the implementation of the potential talent of music pioneers of the industry to keep the music evolving and producing enchanting melodies in movies.

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