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Composer Interview – Sean Beeson

How did you get into composition? Was it something you always wanted to do? I was first interested in composing by singing sacred music in Church. When we would come home from Mass, I would sit down and doodle on the synthesizer and piano, until I was able to play

Composer Interview – Chris Haigh Facebook: How did you get into composition? Was it something you always wanted to do? It may sound very cliché, but after seeing the film and then hearing the Soundtrack to Gladiator by Hans Zimmer and Lisa Gerrard. I was so inspired by all the different textures, the

Composer Interview – Rob Oxenbridge

Tell us a bit about how you got into composition? I’d played guitar for about 17-18 years and always had a dream to create my own music but didn’t pursue it for a number of reasons, the main one being that I never considered it could ever be much more

Composer Interview – Daniel James

Tell us a bit about yourself – how did you first get into composing, was it always something you wanted to do etc.? I quite specifically remember the moment I decided I wanted to write music for a living. It was upon watching a 9 minute video game trailer for

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