New London-based symposium series will explore the music of film, television, video games and virtual reality, with BASCA’s Vick Bain to keynote the inaugural event
Created by James Hannigan, award-winning composer and Game Music Connect co-founder, Screen Music Connect builds on the success of the sold-out game music conferences to celebrate the richly diverse world of music for film, television and interactive media, along with the creative talent behind it.
Early bird tickets are available for £60 until 1st of August and the event is being held on 24th of September at the newly-furbished Purcell Room within the Southbank Centre in London.
James Hannigan says: “I’m tremendously excited to announce this new event series, which is designed to spotlight and engage the creative talent working in all forms of screen music as well as appealing to those fascinated by today’s cutting-edge soundtracks, the aesthetics and history of screen music and its cultural significance.“
Screen music connect will open with a keynote from Vick Bain (BASCA) and the day’s programming will comprise interviews, case studies and round table discussions with a leading line-up of media composers and multi-industry practitioners on a variety of subjects including soundtracks and classical music, creative collaboration in film and television, artificial intelligence-generated music and cutting-edge video game composition.Full details of the day’s sessions and other guest speakers will be announced soon.
The event welcomes people from all over the media industries- from pro, semi pro and amateur composers to producers, engineers, music supervisors, audio directors and production managers- plus fans of soundtracks and anyone with an interest in the evolution of screen music.
To buy tickets or register your interest in Screen Music Connect, visit www.screenmusicconnect.com
Screen Music Connect on social media
To stay up to date on more audio news, sign up to our monthly newsletter to make sure you don’t miss out of news as well as our reviews and interviews.
We are also running a Patreon campaign to help support our team and help us bring you more awesome content at even higher quality!