I visited the
Walt Disney Family Museum a few days ago and was INSPIRED!
Yes, he’s known for Disneyland, DisneyWorld, and amazing cartoons…These are all stories or experiences to help us learn something about ourselves, history or human nature.
And isn’t that what we try to do in L&D every day?
4 Key Points
Tempo means how fast or slow the music is played. This helps set the mood of a scene.
Tempo Tells a Story
Composers work with the artists to create music that enhances the mood of a scene.
Music Sets the Mood
A musical theme, underscoring a character, adds depth and meaning to the character.
Themes Enlighten Characters
Songs are more than interludes; they can help tell the story.
Words Set to Music Speak Volumes
For me, the takeaway was simple – sound and music are as integral to a story as the words and actors.
Here’s my proof – Name these movies:
https://patriciaransom.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/ms-29-star-wars-the-imperial-march.mp3 https://patriciaransom.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/indy.mp3 https://patriciaransom.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/jaws.mp3 https://patriciaransom.files.wordpress.com/2014/06/lionking.mp3 Like this: Like Loading...
About Tricia Ransom
wife, daughter, friend.
Learning, laughing, living.
Chicago, Illinois, downstate.
Townie, urbanite, traveller.
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