Composing ‘Geisha’ for the Northern Ballet with Alexandra Harwood

The world premiere of ‘Geisha’, composed by Alexandra Harwood for the Northern Ballet, takes place tomorrow at the Leeds Grand Theatre. We chatted with Alexandra to learn more about the experience and her collaboration with director and choreographer Kenneth Tindall and the wider ballet team. Hi Alexandra, Great to catch up with you! Can you […]

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Scoring award-winning feature film ‘H is for Happiness’ with Nerida Tyson-Chew

In celebration of the Australian cinema release and upcoming Berlin International Film Festival screening of John Sheedy’s feature ‘H is for Happiness’, produced by Cyan Films, we chatted with Air-Edel composer Nerida Tyson-Chew about her experience scoring the Cinefest OZ prize-winning film.

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Composing the score for Australian Romantic Thriller ‘Secret Bridesmaids’ Business’

Channel 7’s Australian romantic thriller ‘Secret Bridesmaid’s Business’ is based on the stage play written by Elizabeth Coleman. The series stars Abbie Cornish, Katie McGrath, and Georgina Haig, and tells the story of a bride’s perfect wedding that turns deadly after one of her bridesmaids unknowingly invites a malevolent stranger into their lives, triggering a deadly chain reaction that blows open a hidden world of secrets. We caught up with composer James Orr to learn more about scoring the series with Lisa Gerrard.

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Scoring Bethesda Softworks’ latest game, ‘Wolfenstein: Youngblood’, with Martin Stig Andersen

Following on from the recent release of Bethesda Softworks’ ‘Wolfenstein: Youngblood’, we caught up with composer Martin Stig Andersen to learn more about the composing process for the latest game in the series, and his collaboration with fellow composer Tom Salta and Nine Inch Nails Guitarist, Robin Finck.

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Scoring and songwriting ‘Astrologaster’ for Nyamyam Games

Andrea Boccadoro and Katherine Neil scored the original soundtrack for critically acclaimed ‘Astrologaster’, a story-driven astrological comedy game set in Shakespeare’s London, from Nyamyam Games. We chatted with Andrea to learn more about the process of writing music for games, his collaboration with lyricist Katherine, and the influences that helped them create the “unbridled joy and whimsy” (A Closer Listen) heard in the soundtrack.

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Catching up with Music Supervisor Laura Katz

It’s been an amazing year for our ever-busy music supervisor Laura Katz, marked most recently by the UK release of Anthony Maras directed feature ‘Hotel Mumbai’ and the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of ‘The Kill Team’, written and directed by double Academy Awards®-nominated Dan Krauss. We caught up with her to learn more about what sparked her interest to pursue a career in music supervision and her work on other feature films and television series with the SUPE TROOP team.

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Composing the score and songs for Disney series ‘101 Dalmatian Street’ with Rupert Cross, Theo Vidgen & Nathan Klein

Following the release of Disney Channel’s beautifully fun, animated series ‘101 Dalmatian Street’ we chatted with Air-Edel composers Rupert Cross, Theo Vidgen and Nathan Klein about their collaboration on the show, which introduces a new generation of children to the wonderful, spotty world of Dalmatians.

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