Ramin Djawadi scores Pacific Rim

Posted on August 9, 2013 by Dan Goldwasser

This past spring, Ramin Djawadi recorded his score for Pacific Rim, the giant monster action film from Guillermo del Toro, director of Pan’s Labyrinth and Hellboy. Performed by a 78-piece ensemble of the Hollywood Studio Symphony at the MGM Scoring Stage at Sony Pictures, ScoringSessions.com is excited to bring our readers exclusive photos from the sessions!

Nick Glennie-Smith conducts the Hollywood Studio Symphony on Pacific Rim

The French horn section

The violins

The brass

In the booth, Djawadi was assisted by orchestrator Stephen Coleman, scoring mixer Dennis Sands, technical score advisor Brandon Campbell, music editor Peter Myles, and ProTools recordist Adam Olmstead.

Composer Ramin Djawadi and scoring mixer Dennis Sands

Released in theaters on July 12, 2013, Pacific Rim has grossed nearly $300 million worldwide, and a score release is available from WaterTower Music.

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