WABE music contributor Scott Stewart explores Alex Heffes' 'Shardlake' theme

Dr. Scott Stewart visits "City Lights" to discuss the compositions of six-time Emmy nominee Siddharta Khosla. (Courtesy of Scott Stewart)

Musical scores enrich the content they accompany, whether in film, television or even video games. Composers write music to support or enhance emotional moments and to help establish an overall mood or tone.

“City Lights” music contributor Dr. Scott Stewart has been studying and teaching this genre of music for decades.

In this segment, Dr. Stewart shares his expertise for our series, “Music in Media.” This episode focused on composer Alex Heffes‘ main theme for the Hulu and Disney+ series “Shardlake“.