LeHah reports on an Upcoming Film Scores article about Kevin Kiner's work scoring Lucasfilm's upcoming Star Wars: The Clone Wars omni-series. Kiner is known to Wing Commander fans as the man responsible for the Wing Commander movie's wonderful score - and it sounds like he's moving even further up in the world:
Kevin Kiner has been in Prague recording his orchestral score for the upcoming animated feature film Star Wars: The Clone Wars. This Lucasfilm Animation production will be released theatrically by Warner Bros. on August 15 and is the first in a series of animated Star Wars films, the others to be broadcast on television. Kiner has already scored more than a dozen of these episodes. Dave Filoni (Avatar: The Last Airbender) is the supervising director of the series and also helms the feature film, and George Lucas is producing. Kevin Kiner is best known for his Wing Commander score, and has also written the music for the 1993 horror film Leprechaun, the Star Trek: Enterprise TV series and the comedy The Pest.