Emily Reese Feature Archive

There are literally dozens of Star Trek games, spun off from the television series that started in 1966, yet no one's ever released a soundtrack from those games... until now. (08/08/2013)
If you needed to write music that sounded Russian, where would you start? Composer Cris Velasco talks Company of Heroes 2 on Top Score from Classical MPR. (08/01/2013)
Halo is back, with a new platform and a new composer dedicated to preserving the iconic sound of the series, Tom Salta. (07/18/2013)
The difficult decisions players must make in Heavy Rain are underscored by a gorgeous soundtrack, written by French-Canadian film composer Normand Corbeil. (07/03/2013)
Paris may be best well-known as the City of Lights, but French composer Olivier Deriviere turns it into a city of memories in the new game <em>Remember Me</em>. (06/27/2013)
Composer Jason Graves explains the musical themes he created for "Tomb Raider" on the new episode of Top Score from Classical MPR. (06/19/2013)
Composer Grant Kirkhope lets his British roots shine in his score for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. (06/13/2013)
How do I feel about composer Garry Schyman's score to the new BioShock Infinite? Put it on a stage and let me hear it live, over and over... and over... and over... (06/06/2013)
Inspired by music from the era of silent film, Austin Wintory's score for Monaco: What's Yours is Mine features improvisational ragtime piano. (05/31/2013)
There are pieces of music that changed the course of music as we know it, and then there's Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring. (05/28/2013)
Paris may be best well-known as the City of Lights, but French composer Olivier Deriviere turns it into a city of memories in the new game <em>Remember Me</em>. (05/24/2013)
With so many World War II games on the market, it can be difficult to come up with a unique sound for the score. Lennie Moore talks about his music for Red Orchestra 2: Rising Storm on Top Score. (05/10/2013)
How do I feel about composer Garry Schyman's score to the new BioShock Infinite? Put it on a stage and let me hear it live, over and over... and over... and over... (04/23/2013)
Composer Jason Graves explains the musical themes he created for "Tomb Raider" on the new episode of Top Score from Classical MPR. (04/19/2013)
What happens when a composer writes a great score for a not-so-great game? Kevin Riepl talks about his music for Aliens: Colonial Marines. (04/12/2013)