Sound of Silents
– Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Sound for silent movies came only from the orchestra, theatre organ, or pianist in each theatre. More than 10,000 theatre organs were built to give the movies their voices. Music soundtracks for today’s movies evolved from these live accompaniments for the silents.
Clark will accompany
, the first winner of the Best Picture, at the time called Best Production, at the very first Annual Academy Awards in 1929.