Berklee alum becomes first woman to compose an NFL theme song

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This is the Radio Boston rundown for Dec. 1. Tiziana Dearing is our host.

  • Tech Talk: A lawsuit filed against the Mass. Department of Public Health claims the department violated privacy rights with its COVID-19 tracking app. Boston Globe technology writer Hiawatha Bray joins us to unpack.
  • The Patriots play the Buffalo Bills tonight. WMUR sports reporter Jonathan Marshall and WBUR's Chris Citorik break it down.
  • With Amazon Prime taking over Thursday Night Football, there is new theme music pumping up audiences. The music was composed by Berklee College of Music graduate Pinar Toprak. She is the first woman to score a major superhero film with "Captain Marvel," and the first woman to score a film that made more than a billion dollars. She tells us what it's like to compose for football.

This program aired on December 1, 2022.


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