Infinity Ward’s Call of Duty 4 will apparently not only look great but sound great too, as composers Stephen Barton and Harry Gregson-Williams are set to provide original scores for the upcoming title.
Gregson-Williams’ is known best for his work on Team America: World Police, Enemy of the State, Spy Game, and most recently The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Press release available in full after the jump.
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Award-Winning Composer Leads Soundtrack to Infinity Ward’s Epic Thriller
Santa Monica, CA – October 2, 2007 – Infinity Ward and Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) have announced that award-winning Call of Duty® 4: Modern Warfare™ will feature an original score by Stephen Barton with the Main Theme & Music Production provided by award-winning composer Harry Gregson-Williams. Gregson-Williams’ work has been featured in numerous feature films, television series, and videogames with credits including Enemy of the State, Man on Fire, Spy Game , The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, and Team America: World Police. The soundtrack for Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare was performed and recorded by a full orchestra, largely at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London, England.
“Harry Gregson-Williams was the perfect choice to craft an immersive and rich soundtrack that matches the heightened atmosphere and tension of Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare,” says Grant Collier, Studio Head at Infinity Ward. “Harry’s wealth of experience, passion and intensity together with the talents of young composer, Stephen Barton, shine through in the score draws gamers deeper into the epic and cinematic experience that is Call of Duty 4.”