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  • Why the music of ‘Jaws’ is still terrifying

    Boston.com - 06/16/2015

    “It’s an exceptional score, really, and I think one thing that distinguishes it from any other score I can think of is just how memorable that main theme is and what a perfect match it is for the shark,” said Matthew McDonald, associate professor of film music at Northeastern University. “I taught my five-year-old to play this on the piano. It’s so simple, yet it works perfectly.”

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