Game of Thrones | The Art of Using Music

by Cinema Beyond Entertainment

In this video essay, Vinit Masram analyzes the use of music in Season 06, Episode 10 of Game of Thrones, “Winds of Winter.” Focusing on the opening sequence of the episode, he illustrates how composer Ramin Djawadi’s “Rite of the Servant,” composed specifically for this scene, adeptly builds suspense while allowing the plot to unfold organically.

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