Another member of Hollywood's composing elite is scoring for the small screen.
If the hype surrounding Katie Couric's takeover of the CBS Evening News isn't enough to get you to tune in, perhaps James Horner's new theme for the broadcast will. The Wall Street Journal has posted an intriguing article on the creation of the very Horner-esque fanfare, which aimed to capture the feel of golden wheatfields over Roman legions. You can also listen to each network's respective theme, and vote for your favorite.
It's an interesting read. Look for a little nugget of irony in the form of a phone conversation between Mr. Horner and a certain John Williams...
CLICK HERE to read the WSJ article.