Screening Interviews

As part of the SCL’s ongoing movie screening series, we take the time to interview the composer after the film and find out more about their work. Below, we have posted many of the interview recordings here for SCL members to enjoy.

Lucy and Desi with David Schwartz


Composer David Schwartz speaks with Tim Greiving about the process and influences behind writing the Emmy-nominated…

43rd and 44th Kennedy Center Honors with Rickey Minor


Music Director Rickey Minor speaks with Chris Willman of Variety about the task of putting together…

Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show with Adam Blackstone


Music Director Adam Blackstone chats with NFL’s Head of Music Seth Dudowsky about pulling off the…

They Call Me Magic with Terence Blanchard


Composer Terence Blanchard talks to film music journalist Tim Greiving about writing the Emmy-nominated score for…

Only Murders In The Building // This Is Us


Composer Siddhartha Khosla speaks with actor/moderator Michael Cyril Creighton about writing Emmy-award nominated scores and songs…

A Very British Scandal with Nathan Barr


Composer Nathan Barr and director Anne Sewitsky discuss how the score for Prime Video’s series, A…

Nope with Michael Abels


Composer and SCL Board Member Michael Abels is interviewed by Variety‘s Jon Burlingame about the score…

Thirteen Lives with Benjamin Wallfisch and Ron Howard


Composer Benjamin Wallfisch and director Ron Howard speak about creating the score for the real-life thriller, Thirteen Lives, in a conversation…

The Innocents with Pessi Levanto


Composer Pessi Levanto speaks about the music of The Innocents with director Eskil Vogt.

Cobra Kai with Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson


Composers Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson speak with Variety‘s Andrew Hampp about their score for the…