Film Composer Lawrence Shragge: Anne of Green Gables and Thematic Development

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Thursday / October 6, 2016 / 2:00 p.m.
FS Room 268
150 Massachusetts Avenue
United States
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Lawrence Shragge

The Film Scoring Department welcomes film composer Lawrence Shragge for an open presentation on Anne of Green Gables and thematic development.

With a truly eclectic career, award-winning composer Lawrence Shragge has written music for everything from feature films to pinball machines and video games, television series, movies, mini-series, Zen monasteries, theater, dance, documentaries, and commercials to musical furniture for gallery installations.

Shragge has written more than 160 scores for features films, TV movies, documentaries, and television series. His styles include ambient, intimate, roots, world music, and large orchestral scores. His selected filmography includes: Intimate Relations, directed by Philip Goodhew; The Wrong Guy, directed by David Steinberg; mini-series Son of the Dragon and Iron Road, by director David Wu; Patrolman P, directed by Ido Mizrahy; the Chinese feature Cold Steel; and the just completed coproduction Midnight Sun with director Roger Spottiswoode.  
A recipient of multiple Gemini Awards, Shragge garnered Emmy Award nominations for his scores from Haven, starring Ann Bancroft and Natasha Richardson, and When Love Is Not Enough, starring Winona Ryder.