Jocelyn Pook is one of the UK’s most versatile composers, having written extensively for stage, screen, opera house and concert hall. She has established an. Perhaps best known for her score for Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut, Jocelyn Pook is one of UK’s most versatile composers, having written extensively for s. Jocelyn Pook has established an international reputation as a highly original composer, winning her numerous awards and nominations including a Golden.

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The piece Masked Ball[6] which incorporates a fragment of an Orthodox Liturgy played backwards and lyrics sung or chanted in Romanianunderscored the masked ball sequence. Get Spotify Open Spotify.

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She feels their pain, too. The Wife is about a woman forced to repress her emotions and accomplishments. Sat 7 Nov We – and our partners – use cookies to deliver our services and to show jocepyn ads based on your interests.


Blow the wind for 2 voices, ensemble and tape [incorporates extracts of Ferrier’s recording].

Running through the Night. The Chamber Orchestra of London. Yellow Fever Psalm Composer. But when Kubrick heard a piece Pook had originally written for a dance about homophobia, using a backwards sample of a Romanian priest, he knew he’d found the music for his masked cult scene.

Pook graduated in from London’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she studied the viola. Another solo effort, Untold Things, followed in early Artists Popular All Recommended. Down 15, this week. At the same time, choreographer Yolande Snaith was working on the masked ball scene in Kubrick’s film and playing Pook’s music during rehearsals. As a solo recording artist, Pook released several poook, including DelugeFlood and Untold Things Naval Officer Last played on.

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The Staircase is about a successful woman who’s now merely a silent corpse at the outset of a man’s ordeal. Courting iTMOi – in the mind of igor Composer. Kubrick was famous for his use of music, but he often preferred to use dead composers.


Banquet for Shylock Tourdion. Blow the wind for 2 voices, ensemble and tape [incorporates extracts of Ferrier’s recording] Performer. And it’s not about bright music or sad music. For much of the film, her emotions are only undercurrents, expressed mostly by the score. Provocative debate, new ideas, music and performance. Inthe Canadian dance pooo O Vertigo commissioned Pook to score their production Deluge; the music was released on album three years later under the title Flood.

Kubrick trusted her to score a pivotal monologue by Nicole Kidman’s character in the film.

Jocelyn Pook

With Wand’ring Steps Performer. Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. She also was chosen by legendary filmmaker Stanley Kubrick to score what became his final picture, ‘s Eyes Wide Shut.