This is due not only to the film's box office success, but also to its hummability and its seemingly inevitable appropriateness for the dark superhero epic. This song is built around a guitar hook reminiscent of spy film scores and surf music.
Batman movie, 1966, opening credits & theme by nelson riddle.
Nelson riddle batman theme. Note this is not the same theme written by neal hefti and used on the television series. It has a twelve bar blues progression, using only three chords until the coda. Batman, an album by nelson riddle.
Versatile american arranger/conductor who started as a trombonist with several big bands, including tommy dorsey. Presenting nelson riddle's original motion picture score to the 1966 twentieth century fox feature film batman, starring adam west, burt ward, lee meriwether, cesar romero and burgess meredith, and directed by leslie h. Riddle's propulsive jazzy score exemplifies the classic 60's incarnation of the beloved batman icon and is the perfect compliment to.
He arranged the theme to batman, the original 1960s camp classic tv series which. That theme caught the excitement children of all ages felt from the moment of the twirling introductory horns through the pows and zoks of the opening battle. Riddle is perhaps best known for his 1950s work f… read more.
Preview, buy, and download songs from the album batman (exclusive original television soundtrack album), including batman theme, batman riddles the riddler! Click here for album information. Tracklist batman theme batman riddles the riddler!
Nelson riddle is a patron saint of comic book entertainment. (i shouldn't wish to attract attention), and many more. Although riddle didn't write the legendary theme song to the batman tv.
Nelson riddle is a patron saint of comic book entertainment. He wrote the distinctive theme for the untouchables in 1959, and his theme song to the series route 66 was hugely popular, even making the pop charts when it was released as a single in 1962. Click here for album information.
Bernie wayne (producer), nelson riddle (conductor, arranger). Batman theme, the title song of the 1966 batman tv series, was composed by neal hefti. Buy the album for $7.99.
Click here for album information. The eleven cries of batman! Danny elfman's batman theme music had become a pop culture classic even before it was repeated in a parade of bat sequels, proving to be every bit as enduring as john williams' tunes from star wars, superman, or jaws.
Exclusive original television soundtrack album. The very thought of you. As well as the incidental music and the hit theme song, the lp also includes clippings from the original show chronicling the activities of batman and robin plus wrongdoers like the penguin, zelda the great, mr.
Original soundtracks from the batman television series produced by greenway productions inc. He wrote the theme to batman, the original 1960s camp classic tv series which paved the way for all things geek.