Universal Monster Music


Bela Lugosi as Count Dracula and Frances Dade as Lucy in the 1931 film "Dracula," directed by Tod Browning Photo by Culture Club/Getty Images

Universal created a rich cast of fascinating monsters ... and evolved their film scoring techniques through the process.Through the creation of Dracula, Frankenstein, The Invisible Man, The Wolf Man, the Mummy, and more, we hear the evolution of film scoring progress through each movie, culminating in some of the most important and innovative scores of the early 20th Century.