Jason has teamed up with Spotify’s Trends Export Shanon Cook and UCLA professors to create “Music To Your Fears” – a exclusive Halloween-themed playlist for Spotify listeners.
Jason is the guest speaker at IGDA in Raleigh on October 9. He will be chatting with members about all things game music related, including interactive music showcasing his recent scores, working with composers and the future of music in games. Visit them on Facebook for more details.
“Martin O’Donnell, Jesper Kyd and Jason Graves on making music for the biggest games in the world, and what PS4 and Xbox One mean for the industry.” Read the full article.
Jason will be conducting several world premiere arrangements at this year’s PlayFest in Malaga, Spain. Selections will include Tomb Raider (with 50 person choir), Heroes of Might and Magic and Blazing Angels. He will also be giving a 90 minute masterclass on music for games.
The composer behind Tomb Raider and Dead Space 3 gets the rapid-fire question treatment in the July issue of Develop magazine.
Jason will be speaking at Game Music Connect on September 9, 2013 at the Southbank Centre, London. Come hear several of the world’s leading games industry composers and audio directors talk about creating music for games – from both the composer perspective and that of the developers who work with them.
“For the fifth incarnation of the immensely popular JOYSTICK concert series, the Malmo Symphony Orchestra will perform several pieces by the acclaimed Jason Graves. A brand new heroic suite from the Tomb Raider soundtrack will be conducted by Graves himself. The audience will also experience his chilling music from sci-fi horror franchise Dead Space.”
American Composer’s Forum is pleased to offer this unique introduction to the exciting world of video game scoring, hosted by MPR’s Emily Reese and featuring composers Jason Graves and Lennie Moore. Jason will be presenting more than five hours of material the first day including detailed, inside information for the working composer and cutting edge interactive ideas for music in games. The evening will conclude with a concert of original music arranged specifically for the event. See the complete schedule.
“Jason Graves stepped into the composer role to score Lara’s Croft’s reboot. Here he discusses the tracks on the album release in detail…” Read the complete commentary.
“Ever wondered what it takes to score original music for blockbuster video games? Learn from the industry’s most accomplished composers as they share their experiences and discuss the craft of scoring music for some of the biggest franchises in interactive entertainment.” Saturday, March 23rd at 2:30pm. Official PAX website.