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Old January 23 2014, 03:08 AM   #1
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The Final Frontier: The Surprising Musical Origins of STAR TREK

My brother in law sent this to me just now and I had to share. A nice music history lesson, to be sure. What do you guys think?

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Old January 23 2014, 05:02 AM   #2
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That was fun.
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Old January 23 2014, 05:15 AM   #3
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Re: The Final Frontier: The Surprising Musical Origins of STAR TREK

This is a nice companion thread to another recent thread in the forum: where did the music come from?
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Old January 23 2014, 05:58 AM   #4
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Neat. How many of us have a Starfleet uniform on now right under your coat?
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Old January 24 2014, 11:00 AM   #5
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Re: The Final Frontier: The Surprising Musical Origins of STAR TREK

Interesting.

I remember hearing a Chicago song once, and the intro sounded really familiar. I finally figured out the same notes were in the soundtrack for TMP! I'm sure it was inadvertent, this seems to happen a lot.
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Old January 25 2014, 07:17 AM   #6
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Fun edutainment piece.

I kept wondering why the host had an awkward looking dress shirt on, until he pulled it away at the end.
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Old January 25 2014, 08:18 AM   #7
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Re: The Final Frontier: The Surprising Musical Origins of STAR TREK

I first saw this a week or two ago, but I only just noticed that they credit "Jonathan Fakes" as the trombone player. Nice touch.
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