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Old November 29 2012, 05:05 AM   #453
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Re: La-La Land to release 15-disc original series score set

JimZipCode wrote: View Post
Oh! Were those trombones sped up to make the, uh, "mewling kittens" sound that we hear in the score when there are a ton of tribbles in the scene? Not sure how to describe that sound any better.
Exactly. A technical way to describe the sound might be a downward glissando, or more accurately portamento -- one note sliding down to another, as a trombone can do.
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