"This show needed to set itself apart from all other science-fiction operas, especially the old version of the show," he says. "So traditional orchestral writing was out. The other idea was that there are all these hints that our histories are somehow connected, that we are related. So I wanted to use very ancient, earthly sounds."
Bear talk at Variety
The fabulous Bear McCreary, composer to the new Battlestar Galactica series, is highlighted over at Variety.com. Click here to read.