James Lavino. Composer.

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‘Burning Blue’ album now available BB album

The soundtrack album for ‘Burning Blue‘ is available NOW.   Find it on Spotify iTunes Amazon and elsewhere…

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‘Sex and Broadcasting’ album now available WFMU_s

The soundtrack album for Tim Smith’s WFMU documentary ‘Sex and Broadcasting‘ is available NOW.   Find it on Spotify iTunes Amazon and elsewhere…

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Hear my WFMU interview… wfmu

In May I appeared on Morricone Island, the film-music program on radio station WFMU. Host Devon E. Levins and I discussed recent projects including ‘Wiener-Dog’, ‘Sex and Broadcasting’ and ‘You Were Never Here’.  

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guest appearance on WFMU wfmu

I’ll be the guest on tonight’s episode of Morricone Island, the film-music show on radio station WFMU. Host Devon E. Levins and I will be discussing and playing music from recent projects including Sex and Broadcasting, Wiener-Dog, and Unlocking the

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‘Unlocking the Cage’ theatrical release UTC

Chris Hegedus & DA Pennebaker’s HBO documentary Unlocking the Cage premieres this Wednesday, May 25th, at Film Forum in New York City. A wider release is expected in June.   See the trailer HERE

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‘Sex and Broadcasting’ VOD release wfmu

Sex and Broadcasting, Tim K. Smith’s documentary about legendary radio station WFMU, has just been released on iTunes and Amazon Prime.

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Sundance sundance

I’m headed to the Sundance Film Festival for a week, to support two films for which I had the pleasure of writing music: Todd Solondz’s ‘Wiener-Dog‘ and D.A.Pennebaker & Chris Hegedus’s ‘Unlocking the Cage‘.   I’ll probably be posting stuff

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‘Before the paling of the stars’ recorded for BBC Music Magazine on_xmas_night

My Christmas choral piece, ‘Before the paling of the stars‘ has been recorded by the choir of Merton College, Oxford (UK) for BBC Music Magazine (‘the world’s best-selling classical music magazine’).   The recording is included on a disc called

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‘Code Black’ soundtrack album now available code_black_cover_600

The soundtrack album for Code Black is now available on iTunes, Spotify, et al.

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music for 9/11 Museum dedication 911_obama

I wrote some music for the opening ceremony of the National Septemeber 11 Memorial Museum, which took place this morning.   You can find out more on the project page.

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