If you have ever wondered what goes into writing music for video games, then the PAX Prime 2014 panel, "MAESTROS OF VIDEO GAMES," is right up your alley. The special panel to take place at this year's PAX event will feature six of the industry's most accomplished composers discussing the processing of writing music for a video game.
Panelists will include Destiny and Halo composer Martin O'Donnell; iconic game composer Jesper Kyd; Bastion and Transistor composer Darren Korb; Sunset Overdrive, Ratchet & Clank, and Resistance composer Boris Salchow; Mass Effect 3, Borderlands, Dead Rising 3, and Tron composer Sascha Dikiciyan; and Dead Rising 2 and Dead Rising 3 composer Oleksa Lozowchuk.
The panel discussion will be moderated by Emily Reese, host and producer of Minnesota Public Radio's "Top Score" podcast.
Attendees will receive a complimentary soundtrack sampler courtesy of premier video game soundtrack label Sumthing Else Music Works. The panel will be followed by a Meet & Greet / Signing Session – details to be announced.
For more information about this and other panels, check out prime.paxsite.com. PAX Prime takes place Aug 29-Sep 1, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.