SOLO 1: A Tale of Two Johns (Minutes 1-5)


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This episode is an introduction to the music of SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY, composed by John Powell and John Williams, with special focus on minutes 1-5 of the film. We discuss the scoring process, division of labor between the composers, and listen to a few of the initial leitmotifs.


  • 3. Secrets
  • 1. Young Han Solo (Heroic, comp. JW)
  • 2a. Young Han Solo (Searching, comp. JW)
  • 4. Han & Q'ira
  • 9. Fakery


  • full track: "Meet Han" or "Meet Han (1M1)"
  • most of "Bunk / Proxima (1M2-3)"


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