What his work on Up, Star Trek, The Incredibles, and the small screen's Lost taught him about writing a powerful piece of movie music.
Meet the guy behind the Lost horns.
Visuals wouldn't hurt, you know.
Vampires don't sound like Smoke Monsters, do they?
"In the final two bars, though, I saw a low, solitary C for the harp ... "
Giacchino talks about his music-making process, his favorite 'Lost' characters to write for, and crying while composing 'Up.'