The Simpsons composer Alf Clausen fired after 27 years

The Simpsons composer Alf Clausen fired after 27 years
 

Emmy award winning composer Alf Clausen who has written music for The Simpsons for 27 years has been fired.
Clausen told Variety that he received a call from Simpsons producer Richard Sakai, who said the company was seeking "a different kind of music".
He confirmed the news on Twitter and thanked fans for their support.
There is speculation that it is the result of cost-cutting on the long running animation. Clausen used a 35-piece orchestra every week.
Speaking in 2015, he said he was very strict with the budget because he appreciated how much using a large orchestra each week... read more

 
31 August 2017 in Art & Culture, Views: 51
Source: BBC
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