“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.
“Tomb Raider is being rebooted for a modern audience. Every aspect of the music will be covered from the creative direction, composition, implementation and the technology behind it.” Jason will be speaking with Crystal Dynamics Music Director Alex Wilmer at SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 9th at 12:30. More details.
David Menconi sits down with Jason and sculptor Matt McConnell to chat about all things Tomb Raider and more specifically, The Instrument. Read the complete interview.
“For the final episode before Tomb Raider’s March 5 launch we talk to composer Jason Graves about the past two years working on the music and soundscape of Tomb Raider. The episode closes out with a tease of one of Jason Graves’ favorite audio segments from the game.” Official Crystal Dynamics Podcast.
“I recently had the opportunity to chat with one of my all-time favorite video game composers, the truly one-of-a-kind Jason Graves.” Read the complete interview.
What are your plans for launch night? Geoff Keighley is offering up one final peek behind the scenes at Tomb Raider’s development. The Final Hours: A Story of Survival airs Monday, March 4 at 9:35 PM PST/Tuesday, March 5 at 12:35 AM EST on Spike.
Jason will be speaking about his original score to Tomb Raider at BAFTA Los Angeles in a private masterclass on March 18th. He we also be performing selections from the score on “The Instrument” – a custom-built sculpture featured throughout the game. BAFTA website
Jason performed live at SPIKE TV’s Video Game Awards show on December 7. He conducted an orchestral performance of the world premiere of Tomb Raider’s newest trailer, “Survivor.” Watch the live performance.
“Award-winning Jason Graves, a composer with an outstanding pedigree across film, television and gaming, is penning the epic new score for Tomb Raider. Learn more about Jason’s involvement and get a preview of the score and his studio in the third episode of the Final Hours of Tomb Raider – “The Sounds of Survival.”