I was so struck by the use of a pipe organ in Hans Zimmer’s huge score for Interstellar that I decided to investigate further — so I got in touch with the fellow who actually played the instrument, London Temple Church music director Roger Sayer. In this piece, he talks about working with the composer, with director Christopher Nolan, the recording process, and how he feels about the final product.
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Hans Zimmer’s “Interstellar” Adventure
My latest interview with one of film’s most sought-after composers: Hans Zimmer talks at length about his score for Christopher Nolan’s universe-spanning sci-fi epic, and why a London church pipe organ is its central voice.