Joel McNeely scores Tinker Bell
Posted on July 9, 2008 by Dan Goldwasser
Composer Joel McNeely recently recorded his score to the upcoming DisneyToon Studios computer-animated film Tinker Bell at the Sony Scoring Stage with an 88-piece ensemble of the Hollywood Studio Symphony.
Joel McNeely conducts Tinker Bell
Orchestrated by McNeely and David Slonaker, McNeely conducted the music which is filled with sweeping melodies and a lot of energy to it. A choir was used later in the week, giving the music that special Disney touch.
The Hollywood Studio Symphony
The violin section on Tinker Bell
The percussion section
The music was mixed by scoring engineer Richard Breen, while director Bradley Raymond and producer Jeannine Roussel gave feedback. Matt Walker (Senior VP of Post Production Music) and Brett Swain (VP of Post Production Music) were also on hand to lend opinion and suggestions. In the back of the booth were music editor Dominic Certo and ProTools Recordist Larry Mah.
Matt Walker, Sandy DeCrescent, Bradley Raymond and Joel McNeely
Scoring mixer Richard Breen
Music editor Dominic Certo and ProTools Recordist Larry Mah
Tinker Bell will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on October 28, 2008.