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Old January 14 2013, 11:23 PM   #140
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Re: Season THREE OFFICIAL TNG Blu-Ray Discussion Thread

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I'm not a fan of McCarthy's work overall, but he's had a few good scores.
Oh, I think he's a terrific composer when given free rein. As evidenced by his early TNG work and the massively underrated Generations.
His scores in the first few seasons were exceptional, I particularly liked his reoccurring Picard's theme. Generations is a great soundtrack too but doesn't reach the heights of a Goldsmith score for me.

When they finally let the composers do their jobs in seasons 3 & 4 of Enterprise Jay Chattaway really ran away with it while McCarthy's scores seemed lacking in comparison (Azati Prime/Damage cliffhanger and resolution being an example)
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