From the Archive: Thomas Newman scores Finding Dory

Posted on June 16, 2017 by Dan Goldwasser



Last year, Oscar-nominated composer Thomas Newman scored the Pixar animated sequel, Finding Dory. Recording took place at the MGM Scoring Stage at Sony, and the generous folks at Pixar have provided us with exclusive photos from the sessions for a gallery to share with our readers!

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Composer Thomas Newman conducts his score for Finding Dory

Composer Thomas Newman discusses a cue with director Andrew Stanton

Composer/conductor Thomas Newman performs with the Hollywood Studio Symphony

Finding Dory was released on June 18, 2016, and has grossed over $1 billion worldwide, also making it the top domestic grossing animated film. A soundtrack album, featuring Newman’s score, is available from Walt Disney Records.


Director Andrew Stanton, scoring mixer Thomas Vicari, and composer Thomas Newman listen to the mix

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Photos by Alberto Rodriguez / Disney-Pixar. Special thanks to Deborah Coleman.

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