This Saturday, New York’s WQXR’s Movies on the Radio program will feature the music of PIXAR as a tribute to the life and accomplishments of Steve Jobs. Host David Garland presents music for such Pixar films as Toy Story, Up, WALL-E, Ratatouille, Finding Nemo and others, while reflecting on the ability to Pixar’s music to communicate clever motifs and powerful emotions.
Pixar Animation Studio’s computer-animated films provide great story-telling, with memorable characters, playfully astonishing visuals, and compelling music. For their feature films, Pixar has used three talented composers: Randy Newman, Thomas Newman, and Michael Giacchino.
You can stream the entire show at WQXR’s website at this link.