Music Interviews

Conversations with the performers, the conductors, the composers and other people instrumental in creating today's live and recorded classical music. 

EA Games, Dice Studios

Gordy Haab understands what makes John Williams' epic music for Star Wars unique. Haab wrote the OST for Star Wars Battlefront from Dice Studios and EA Games. As Gordy explains, there's way more to the music than just the familiar themes, and it was his job to discover the key to Williams' sound.

The Stamford Symphony Orchestra opens its season with performances by three generations of Russian composers: Glinka, Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev on Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16.

Kate Remington talked with conductor Eckart Preu about the thread running through all their works.

Learn more about "Russian Souls" and purchase tickets for the performances.

Supergiant Games

Darren Korb is the composer and sound designer for Supergiant Games. Pyre is their most ambition project yet, and as we'll hear, Darren channeled his love of classic rock for the soundtrack.

Very often, playing a video game is a solitary experience, and few games are lonelier than the Chinese Room's Dear Esther. As you explore a desolate Hebridean island, your only companion is the journal entries read aloud by a mysterious, regretful narrator.