Music Interviews

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

brain&brain

Burly Men at Sea, created by David and Brooke Condolora of Brain & Brain isn't your typical seafaring adventure, and Plied Sound's original music isn't your typical soundtrack either. Nate Sandberg and Matt Joynt had lots of fun creating a "handcrafted" soundtrack and sound design and it shows, as you'll hear in our conversation.

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.

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