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Composer Interview: Jason Graves

We sat down with film and video game composer Jason Graves this week to discuss his music on the video game “Murdered: Soul Suspect” by Airtight Games and Square Enix. Jason is also known for his work on Tomb Raider, the Dead Space series, F.E.A.R. 3 and many more films and games!

An Evening with Showtime Composers

On Monday night, two of Showtime’s most talented composers, Sean Callery and Daniel Licht participated in the Society of Composers and Lyricists (SCL) panel “An Evening with Showtime Composers.” The panel was moderated by SCL member and established composer, Craig Stuart Garfinkle, and was presented in collaboration with Showtime, ASCAP,

Composer Interview: Guy-Roger Duvert

Tell us a bit about yourself. Where do you come from and what do you do? Hi, I am a French soundtrack composer, now living in Los Angeles. I started working as a full time composer in 2002. I got very lucky, as my first long feature film, « Les

Composer Interview: John Dragonetti

Tell us a bit about yourself and what you do The first half of my music career was mostly focused on song writing, making records and touring in bands. At first in Boston and then more recently in Los Angeles, where I started The Submarines with Blake Hazard. I love

Composers Roundtable Video Interview

Hans Zimmer (12 Years a Slave, Rush), Christophe Beck (Frozen), Henry Jackman (Captain Phillips), Thomas Newman (Saving Mr. Banks), Steven Price (Gravity) and Alan Silvestri (The Croods) join a roundtable to discuss the music in their movies. This is an incredible video and well worth taking the time to watch.

Lior Ron Discusses Scoring "Pablo"

Composer Lior Ron discusses his process for scoring the animation “Pablo” – “an animated biography blended with motion design and documentary footage that tells the extraordinary saga of ‘famous unknown’ film artist Pablo Ferro, who created the iconic opening titles and montage sequences for numerous classic films including “Dr. Strangelove,”

Composer Interview James Hannigan

Thanks for taking the time to chat to us James. Tell us a bit about yourself – where do you come from and how would you describe the music you write? I’m English, although my ancestors are from all over the place, so I don’t really feel I have any

Real Time Animation Scoring Demonstration

Composer Guy Michelmore gives us a run through of his workflow when writing for animation. In this video, he dives right in and starts writing to video straight away – this is a really interesting video documenting a high end composer’s workflow and thought process. Well worth watching! If you

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