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What Is The Function Of Film Music?
Film is not characterized as long major works of music. In contrast, film music is short segments that enhance the movie.
Common Uses Of Instrumentation In Film Scoring:
Trumpets, French Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba.
The use of these instruments represent power, strength, courage, etc.
Excerpt From Ben Hur - 1959 Music By Miklos Rosza
Instrumentation - Strings
Violin, Violas, Cellos, Bass. The use of these instruments can represent, sorrow, passion, reflection, remorse, etc.
Excerpt From The Patriot (2000) - John Williams