‘Kieran White’s score, and his live accompaniment, raises an already almost perfect film to fresh heights.’
So said Little Voice and Brassed Off director Mark Herman. And he knows a thing or two about movies.
Mark was reviewing Kieran’s all-new musical score for classic Buster Keaton comedy The General, which he premiered in 2013.
Now he’s written a score for another Buster Keaton belter, Steamboat Bill, Jr – and he’s presenting both at Joseph Rowntree Theatre next month.
Creating a soundtrack for a silent film brings both challenges and rewards. We asked Kieran about music, movies and belly laughs…
‘A wonderful day out’