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Game Music Connect 2014 Announcement

International Video Game Music Conference returns to Southbank Centre, London on September 24.  Electronic Arts’ Worldwide Executive of Music Steve Schnur to Keynote UK’s Premier Event Celebrating the Art of Composing Music for Video Games, Speakers include composers Garry Schyman, Jessica Curry, Olivier Derivière. LONDON, United Kingdom (March 12, 2014) –

Sample Library Review: Heavyocity DM-307

Heavyocity are well known amongst underscore composers with their sample libraries Damage, Evolve and AEON. Well known for producing incredible percussion libraries for Kontakt, each release has provided something fresh and highly usable – whether it’s the destructive sounds of Damage, weird and unusual sounds of Evolve or the craziness

Sample Library Review: 8Dio Bazantar

It’s been quite some time since I last played with an 8Dio sample library. Their output and my writing style seem to have diverged somewhat recently. However, being something of a strings addict and a lover of quirky instruments, their Bazantar library seemed very much up my street. The Bazantar

Composer Interview: Olivier Deriviere

This week we caught up with composer Olivier Deriviere who has composed music for a number of games including Assassin’s Creed IV: Freedom Cry, Remember Me,Alone in the Dark, Of Orcs and Men, Obscure and Obscure 2. You’ve scored a number of popular games including Assassin’s Creed IV: Freedom Cry, Remember

Film and Game Composers

www.FilmandGameComposers.com offers a wide range of interviews, reviews, guides and tutorials for composers and musicians who are interested in writing music for film, TV and video games.

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