Posts By: Emmanuel Lagumbay

Review by Mike Morasky: “The Future is Female” – San Francisco Conservatory of Music Concert

The Future is Female April 23rd, San Francisco Conservatory of Music   There is a powerful new generation of women media and concert composers taking shape, inspired, in part, by a relatively recent, yet significant increase in successful visible female role models such as Pinar Toprak, Jessica Curry and Angelica Negron to name only a… Read more »

Keeping the “Co-” in Conductor – Anthony Parnther

Composer and conductor Anthony Parnther was recently named Music Director of the San Bernadino Symphony Orchestra, beginning with the 2019-20 season. Since 2014, he has conducted scoring sessions and live concerts for eSports juggernaut League of Legends, which boasts over 100 million active gamers, and is the most played video game on earth. Anthony has… Read more »

“Upping the Ante with Ballads & Shanties: Writing Songs for Video Games” – Post-Panel Interview with Jack Wall and Austin Wintory

Austin Wintory moderated a panel at this year’s ASCAP Expo to discuss songs in video games. The panel featured Jack Wall (Wall of Sound), Cindy Shapiro (Wall of Sound), Darren Korb (supergiantgames), and Lydia Andrew (Ubisoft). We got more insight about writing songs for games from Austin and Jack.   EL: When are composers typically brought… Read more »