Lorne recently composed the music for the ITV1 televison special, Harry’s Mountain Heroes. The 90-minute long special, which just aired on August 27, followed the Prince with five injured vets as they ascent Mount Everest.
Two PSA spots have been released from the White House, featuring Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Oprah Winfrey, First Lady Michelle Obama, and Lorne’s original music.
For more information on the project, visit the SAG website.
Five is an anthology of five short films exploring the impact of breast cancer on people’s lives, directed by Jennifer Aniston, Alicia Keys, Demi Moore, Patty Jenkins and Penelope Spheeris. Featuring an original score by Lorne, the television film will premiere on Lifetime at 9pm/8c on Monday, October 10th. For audio clips from the score, be sure to check out Lorne’s “Listen” page!
A substantial interview with Lorne discussing his career was conducted by noted film music journalist Randall Larson, and posted on his Soundtrax column.
Lorne’s soundtrack to the BBC series “Harry’s Arctic Heroes” is now available on iTunes. All proceeds go to the charitable foundation Walking With the Wounded. Additionally, a new contest is now up at UJAM, whereby you can demo for the chance to have your voice in the new theme song for the upcoming game, Assassin’s Creed Revelations!
May 28, 2011 marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of Amnesty International. Hans Zimmer and Lorne Balfe wrote the music for the anniversary video. Musicians who participated include Lili Haydn, Aleksey Igudesman, Satnam Ramgotra, Martin Tillman and Michael Hobe. Watch the video and help celebrate human rights globally.