IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK RELEASED BY LAKESHORE RECORDS
Soundtrack Features Original Music Composed by Philip Sheppard
(October 16, 2007- Los Angeles, CA) - Lakeshore Records celebrates the theatrical release of IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON on October 23, 2007. The soundtrack features original music by Philip Sheppard is currently available in stores.
Between 1968 and 1972, nine American spacecraft voyaged to and 12 men walked on the moon. IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON is documentary celebrating one of man's greatest accomplishments: walking on the moon. The film features first hand testimony bringing together the surviving crew members from every single Apollo mission that flew to the Moon.
Interwoven with visually stunning archival material, re-mastered from the original NASA film footage, the result is an awe-inspiring look back an unforgettable moment in time, when Americans literally dreamed of going to the moon. The astronauts who participated in the film include Jim Lovell (Apollo 8 and 13), Dave Scott (Apollo 9 and 15), Buzz Aldrin (Apollo 11), and Gene Cernan (Apollo 10 and 17).
Philip Sheppard is a composer, cellist, and a pioneer of the electric cello. A professor at the Royal Academy of Music, Sheppard has appeared as an improvising soloist on the soundtracks of HARRY POTTER: THE GOBLET OF FIRE, HOTEL RWANDA, and THE VIRGIN QUEEN. He has recently written and recorded with Scott Walker, David Bowie, Damien Hirst, Oasis and Unkle.
Paramount Pictures presents IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOON, in theaters on October 23, 2007. The Lakeshore Records soundtrack, featuring the score by Philip Sheppard is available in stores.