Emily Reese Feature Archive

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)
Kickstarter is a website allowing consumers to fund projects, including movies, games, conferences and everything else in between. "Skyrim" composer Jeremy Soule decided to use it to fund writing, recording and performing his Symphony No. 1. (04/01/2013)
Composer Jim Dooley talks about working on both games in the <em>Infamous</em> series on Top Score from Classical MPR. (03/29/2013)
Top Score and Classical MPR host Emily Reese traveled to Boston to moderate the "Behind the Music of Blockbuster Video Games" panel at PAX East 2013. (03/26/2013)
Peter McConnell and Emily Reese talk Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time on the new episode of Top Score from Classical MPR. Enter for your chance to win a copy of the PlayStation 3 game below! (03/14/2013)