Special Guest: Jason Graves

Special Guest: Jason Graves

Special Guests
Get Tickets Jason Graves is an Academy Award-winning (BAFTA) composer who has brought his passion for music to projects such as FAR CRY PRIMAL (UBISOFT), UNTIL DAWN (SONY), TOMB RAIDER (SQUARE ENIX) and DEAD SPACE (EA). He is particularly enthusiastic about illustrating a project’s story and character arcs through the power of music. His sophisticated composition style has made his work synonymous with unique musical textures and cinematic orchestral writing. As a classically-trained composer and world percussionist, Jason created an entirely live organic score for FAR CRY PRIMAL, blending a diverse array of sounds from the natural environment and incorporating many animal effects into the score. The evocative soundtrack includes a ram’s horn and solo flute, Aztec death whistles, female vocals, and ritualistic percussion, plus raw sounds from Far Cry’s Stone Age natural environment…
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Special Guest: Rich Vreeland (Disasterpeace)

Special Guest: Rich Vreeland (Disasterpeace)

Special Guests
Rich Vreeland ties the name Disasterpeace to the things he releases into the sonic ether. Disasterpeace has 50 albums to its credit, in addition to having designed, scored and programmed sound and music related things in a number of mediums including games, film, television and theatre. Rich lives in Los Angeles. Some of his work includes FEZ, Bit. Trip. Runner 2, Mini Metro, and more. Rich was a special guest at the inaugural 2014 event. Please welcome him back!
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Special Guest: Emily Reese

Special Guest: Emily Reese

Special Guests
Emily Reese is a video game music specialist/expert/extraordinaire and Cat Enthusiast. As former host of Top Score™ for MPR, she interviewed dozens of video game music composers and groups to help expose video game music to the classical and greater world. Currently, she is busy with her new company called: Joon Media, Inc.  A company, born in Minneapolis and dedicated to producing podcasts and videos for the world of digital maestros, including gamers, composers, students, and developers. The first project includes Level with Emily Reese. Her new show will expand into other video game media including art, development, and narrative.
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