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THE 2nd ANNUAL MARK AWARDS EXTENDS SUBMISSION DEADLINE

THE 2nd ANNUAL MARK AWARDS EXTENDS SUBMISSION DEADLINE

A Special Panel of Judges to Award Excellence in Production Music The upcoming Production Music Conference (“PMC”) hosted by the Production Music Association (“PMA”) will present the 2nd Annual Mark Awards, a one-of-a-kind awards ceremony that honors outstanding production music in 24 categories. Production music is the sonic lifeblood of so many audiovisual productions, from television...
THE WOMEN WHO SCORE: SOUNDTRACKS LIVE ON AUGUST 19TH

THE WOMEN WHO SCORE: SOUNDTRACKS LIVE ON AUGUST 19TH

The music of women film, TV and video game composers  takes center stage Grand Performances and The Alliance for Women Film Composers, in association with The Film Music Society and White Bear PR present The Women Who Score: Soundtracks Live with special guests Diane Warren, Raphael Saadiq, Lili Haydn, Butterscotch and more!   Music is an integral part of filmmaking,...
HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA: THE WORLD OF JAMES HORNER Blu-ray release

HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA: THE WORLD OF JAMES HORNER Blu-ray release

VARÈSE SARABANDE RECORDS TO PAY TRIBUTE TO LEGENDARY COMPOSER JAMES HORNER WITH BLU-RAY RELEASE The 2013 Hollywood in Vienna Concert Features Breathtaking Concert Performances, 75-Minute Symposium, and Presentation of the Max Steiner Award Varèse Sarabande, in partnership with Tomek Productions, will release a very special Blu-ray marking the first anniversary of the passing of Academy...
HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA 2016: THE SOUND OF SPACE | ALEXANDRE DESPLAT TO RECEIVE MAX STEINER AWARD

HOLLYWOOD IN VIENNA 2016: THE SOUND OF SPACE | ALEXANDRE DESPLAT TO RECEIVE MAX STEINER AWARD

  SOUND OF SPACE This year, »Hollywood in Vienna« invites you to an unforgettable musical journey to the fantastic vastness of space and time. Dates: 13. und 14.10.2016 The music of 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY leads us to outer space and makes us experience its infinite dimension. INTERSTELLAR, between the stars, we enter the infamous, global STAR WARS and are rescued...
Thierry Frémaux - A Tribute to the Lumière Brothers and the Birth of Cinema

Thierry Frémaux – A Tribute to the Lumière Brothers and the Birth of Cinema

2 FEB 2016 | 20:30 | Main Stage |  Onassis Cultural Centre In 2015, the cinema celebrated its 120th birthday! A screening of the Lumière Brothers’ first films from the General Director of the Cannes Film Festival. One of the international film community’s most distinguished and dynamic figures, Thierry Frémaux will be in Athens for just one...
Sacrum Profanum Festival, Krakow Poland

Sacrum Profanum Festival, Krakow Poland

Musical rites of passage. Announcing the Sacrum Profanum 2015 programme Sacrum Profanum Festival is an international project that has earned the status of one of the most interesting European music events. The festival presents newest music and is aimed at blurring the line between contemporary music, often treated as difficult and incomprehensible, and the developments...
ELLIOT GOLDENTHAL Winner of the 1st Annual Wojciech Kilar Award

ELLIOT GOLDENTHAL Winner of the 1st Annual Wojciech Kilar Award

Krakow Film Music Festival | 27 – 31 MAY 2015 His oeuvre includes music composed for film, opera, ballet, symphony orchestrasand theater, as well as chamber music. He is one of the most versatile composers of contemporary music; winner of the Oscar, Golden Globe and World Soundtrack Award. We are proud to announce that the...
VARÈSE SARABANDE TO HOST SPECIAL COMPOSER AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS AT WONDERCON (APRIL 3-5)

VARÈSE SARABANDE TO HOST SPECIAL COMPOSER AUTOGRAPH SIGNINGS AT WONDERCON (APRIL 3-5)

Varèse Sarabande Records proudly announces that the label will be hosting a booth on the Exhibition Floor at WonderCon (April 3-5, Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA).   The world-renowned record label, specializing in film music releases, will be selling genre-appropriate titles from their catalog all weekend long, and will be hosting exclusive autograph signings in the...
GAME MUSIC CONNECT UNVEILS FULL 2014 PROGRAMME

GAME MUSIC CONNECT UNVEILS FULL 2014 PROGRAMME

Game Music Connect organizers revealed all remaining undisclosed sessions for the second annual international video game music conference which returns to The Purcell Room at London’s Southbank Centre on September 24.  The final sessions to be announced include a high-powered roundtable discussion, “Score To Studio”, featuring top industry executives, audio directors and talent agents on the...
MEET THE "MAESTROS OF VIDEO GAMES" AT PAX PRIME 2014

MEET THE “MAESTROS OF VIDEO GAMES” AT PAX PRIME 2014

What does it take to write music for games? Hear from five of the industry’s most accomplished composers as they share their experiences and discuss the craft of scoring music for some of the most popular titles in interactive entertainment. Featuring the award-winning composers of Assassin’s Creed, Bastion, Borderlands, Dead Rising, Destiny, Halo, Hitman, Mass...