Korngold and Warner Brothers: the Sound of Hollywood Film Scores

Erich Wolfgang Korngold, 1912 Photo by Rudolph Duehrkoop/ullstein bild via Getty Images

Before Star Wars and Superman, there were the film scores of child prodigy Erich Wolfgang Korngold. When revisited today, his music and life story are both incredibly powerful. Discover how Korngold changed film scores forever, how music saved him and his family, and how he and blazed the trail for decades of film scores to come.