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Alexandre Desplat News
French composer Alexandre Desplat has won an Oscar for Best Original Score, beating off competition from Hans Zimmer.
French composer Alexandre Desplat has won the Original Music Bafta award, beating off competition from Hans Zimmer.
Bafta winner exclusively tells Classic FM about composing for Harry Potter in the shadow of John Williams.
The double Oscar nominee talked with Tommy Pearson about his life in music.
EXCLUSIVE: While Brad Pitt and the kids listen to music all the time, Jolie says she has to be careful what she listens to.
The French movie music composer talks about his chances in the upcoming Oscars
Legends go up against newcomers from video game and rock worlds in epic Oscar long list
French composer will provide music for rebooted Godzilla movie, to be released in May 2014
Oscar nominee and composer of the soundtracks for both Argo and Zero Dark Thirty Alexandre Desplat chats to Classic FM's Anne-Marie Minhall
Award-winning film composer Alexandre Desplat shares his musical inspiration for his numerous film soundtracks
Nominees for the 12th World Soundtrack Awards include John Williams, Howard Shore and Alexandre Desplat
Classic FM are giving you the chance to hear Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince soundtrack.
Awards for Best Choral Performance, Best Orchestral Performance and Best Score given out at the 54th annual ceremony in LA
Pianist adds his talents to the soundtrack of ‘My Week with Marilyn’.
Harry Potter conjures his way to the top of this week's chart.
The Classic FM Podcast features the week’s top classical music stories and highlights of our interviews with classical stars. This week Tim Lihoreau hears from the biggest classical music stars in the world including Alexandre Desplat.
We catch up with Alexandre Desplat, composer of the soundtrack to the final film in the Harry Potter marathon.
French composer Alexandre Desplat scooped the Original Music award at last night’s BAFTA ceremony at the Royal Opera House.
BAFTA winner Alexandre Desplat tells Classic FM about his Oscar nominated score for The King's Speech.
The film has received 12 nominations, including Best Film, Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor.
The King's Speech has been nominated for 14 Baftas, including Best Original Score and Best Director. We spoke to Tom Hooper.
On the eve of the premiere of Harry Potter 7, Desplat says there was no better orchestra than the LSO to record the score.
Composer Alexandre Desplat talks about the soundtrack to the new Harry Potter film.