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Alexander Stewart “What I Want” (2013)

Edit: Alexander Stewart
Sound: Sam Prekop
Voice: Andrew Mason
Presented by Chicago Film Archives and Pentimenti Films
Footage courtesy of Chicago Film Archives

Made for the 2nd annual CFA Media Mixer, June 6, 2013

サウンドは、11月にThe Sea and Cakeで再来日するサム・プレコップですヨ。


“Uwasa no Onna” Theme (1954)
The opening theme from 1954 film “Uwasa no onna・噂の女” (The Woman in the Rumor aka The Crucified Woman, directed by Kenji Mizoguchi・溝口健二, original music by Mayuzumi Toshiro・黛敏郎. Clavioline, musical saw, steel guitar…


F.W. Murnau’s “Faust”/music by Phillip Johnston: 12 flying

This is an excerpt from an original score for F.W. Murnau’s 1927 silent film “Faust.” The music was composed by Phillip Johnston, lyrics by Hilary Bell.  It was recorded live at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art on Feb 6th, 2003. The musicians are: Phillip Johnston: saxophone, piano, ukulele; Kate Sullivan, voice; Guy Klucevsek: accordion; Tomas Ulrich, cello.  New York expatriate Phillip Johnston Phillip Johnston is known as a founding member of the Microscopic Septet and his own Phillip Johnston’s Big Trouble and Phillip Johnston’s Transparent Quartet and now Sydney-based quartet  Phillip Johnston & the Coolerators.

Also the other film music projects of Phillip Johnston are including “The Georges Méliès Project “(1997 / Directed by Georges Méliès, 1912), “Page of Madness” (1998 / Directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa, 1926), “Cops” (2001 / Written & Directed by Buster Keaton & Edward F. Kline, starring Buster Keaton, 1922), “Noise” (Directed by Henry Bean, 2007) and more.