Raiders of the Lost Ark: the Music (part I)

The fedora worn by Harrison Ford in "Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark" on display in London in 2018 Photo by ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images

Our musical adventures with Indiana Jones begin by taking a close look at the inspiration behind Raiders and its film score. We break down the main musical themes, including the famous Raiders March, Marion's theme, and a theme for the Ark.