Thomas then went on to college at USC to study composition and orchestration. To further his studies, Thomas finished his education at Yale. After graduating, Thomas went to score and compose for films.
A turning point in Thomas's career was when he was moved up to composer in the film Reckless, his first film. By getting moved to composer, Thomas gained notice, which furthered his career. When Thomas' career shot off many people wanted him to compose in their movies. Thomas contributed to music because he has participated in many popular films and has changed how the perception of soundtrack music.
Turning Point in Career
Finding Dory (Filming)
46 Wins including: Composer of the Year, Best Original Song, Best Musical Score
Characterisitcs of Soundtrack Music
Portrays a certain scene in the show/movie
Can have lyrics or just instruments
Setting: Pacific Ocean near Australia; Dentist's Office
Plot: Marlin, a clownfish, is very protective over his son Nemo because he has a damaged fin and is his only child. When Nemo tries to prove himself to his father Nemo gets caught by a diver and taken to a dentist's office. Marlin searches far and wide for his son and runs into many unexpected obsticals. Meanwhile, Nemo is planning on how to escape the fish tank before it is too late.
Finding Nemo- Nemo Egg (Main Title)
S- Piano, Percussion, Strings
M- Piano, Strings
R- Slow, in 4
G- Soft: Line
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