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Composer Interview: Luc St. Pierre

Right now, you’re probably best known for your score to Thief. How did you approach scoring Thief from a textural and contextual point of view? At the very beginning of the process we were adamant that we wanted a theme for the main character Garrett and that once we had

Composer Interview: Marc Canham

Composer Marc Canham: Thanks for taking the time to talk to us Marc. You’ve scored the music to a number of games including Far Cry 2, The Secret World and InFamous: Second Son. Overall, what do you find is the most difficult aspect of scoring for video games? It’s a

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

Composer Interview: Arnold Nesis

 This week we caught up with Israeli composer Arnold Nesis who has written music for a number of video games and movies. Tell us a bit about yourself. Where do you come from and what do you do? Well, I’m Arnold, a composer, mostly for video games and films from Jerusalem, Israel. When

Composer Interview – Nathaniel Chambers

Tell us a bit about yourself. Where do you come from and what do you do? As a teenager, I was a computer nerd and I toyed in any cool stuff I could get my hands on (often failing miserably). I liked game soundtracks a lot more than any sane

Composer Interview – Nathan Allen Pinard

How did you get into composition? Was it something you always wanted to do? Not entirely. At that point in High School I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do. I was just sticking with music because it made me happy, but I didn’t have plans in where I was

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