Metamorphosis Soundtrack Special, Mikolai Stroinski & Garry Schyman

(TSAP S03E24) It's our final podcast episode of the season and the year! Sam speaks with composers, Mikolai Stroinski and Garry Schyman about their unique collaborative soundtrack for the Franz Kafka inspired game, Metamorphosis. This is a very special soundtrack indeed where we discuss their Hitchcockian approach to scoring the game, their

Composer, Patrick Kirst (The Kissing Booth 1 & 2, Breaking Surface)

Patrick Kirst

(TSAP S03E21) Sam Hughes speaks with composer, Patrick Kirst, in a deep dive conversation about various topics. These include his recent projects; The Kissing Booth & Breaking Surface, freelancing, the challenges of when charge more/less etc., the shift in confidence. All this as well as the critical mass of projects

How to Properly Tighten A Violin Bow

  “Righty tighty, lefty loosey”, this has been the famous rhyming tips that most music coaches use to remind their students who play violins, violas, and cellos. One of the most important things to do to maintain a violin is to loosen the bow when it is not in use or

How We Make Music Work for Us

Music is a large part of everybody’s lives. In the modern world, it's almost impossible to go a day without being exposed to music in some form or another. Many people start their day with music by setting it as their alarm clock in the morning, before heading to the shower

Matt Morton, Composer – APOLLO 11, The Last Steps, Dinosaur 13 (TSAP S03E02)

Sam chats with composer, Matt Morton about his career so far and working on the incredible documentary APOLLO 11 that uses archival footage to look at the Apollo 11 mission to land on the moon led by commander Neil Armstrong and pilots Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins.    Special Thanks to Callum

Interview with Composer, Emily Rice

Sam speaks to composer Emily Rice about her career so far, working with Junkie XL, Brian Tyler, James Newton Howard and Laura Karpman, as well as her recent work scoring for the highly acclaimed short film, Mr. Malcom's List. Emily Rice is a British born composer for film, who started