I recently had the opportunity to speak with Ronit Kirchman to find out more about her experience with scoring the music for The Sinner. I was interested to find out more about what the creators were looking for in regards to the music for the show as well as how Kirchman was able to go above and beyond to pull off the task.
Betty Moon is currently gearing up for the highly anticipated release of her latest album CHROME. While CHROME will feature the same unique edge and glam that are staples of Moon’s work, it will also bring in a more upbeat pop, clubby, EDM based sound that is sure to appeal to the masses. If the release of her single “Sound” is any indication of what can be expected from this album, then fans will not be disappointed.
Jennifer and Chris Candy have gone on to carry their father’s legacy on through their own lives. Both have gone on to make their family very proud through their endeavors in the comedy, film, and music industries. Jennifer and Chris are experienced and talented entertainers, writers, and actors who have built successful careers customized to fit their varied interests within the entertainment world.
Los Angeles based composer Jamie Forsyth is no stranger to putting out stellar scores for hit shows. He has an extensive resume spanning multiple genres but is best known for his work featured on the Emmy nominated Fox series BONES. Forsyth has recently been chosen to score the music for the highly anticipated REELZ miniseries “The Kennedys After Camelot”, starring Katie Holmes and Matthew Perry. The series is a follow up to the 2011 miniseries “The Kennedys’ which received four Emmy Awards.
Music would always be a part of her life in whatever capacity she was able to have it at the time. After several life changes, Mina along with Executive Producer and visionary Lisa Nkonoki, set out to assemble a team that could assist Mina in turning her dreams into reality. It was clear that Mina had a gift that needed to be shared with the world, and indeed, she has gone on to do just that.
Geoff Zanelli is one of the most sought after composers in the film and television scoring industry. Zanelli – an alumnus of Berklee College of Music where he majored in Film Scoring and Music Production and Engineering – first began his musical career as a guitar player and songwriter for several acts in Southern California. It was during this time that he caught the attention of Academy Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer. Zimmer recognized Zanelli as a promising talent and invited him to Los Angeles to join his prestigious group of composers at Remote Control Productions. This was on the beginning of what has proven to be a long and successful musical career for Geoff Zanelli.
Jade Pettyjohn is continually proving to be one of the brightest young rising stars in Hollywood today. Her career began early on in her life when she booked a national commercial. She has since gone on guest starring for hit shows like The Mentalist, United States of Tara, The Cape, Grimm and Criminal Minds. Jade also starred in the film Prodigal opposite Academy nominated actor, Kenneth Branagh. With every role that Jade takes on she proves time and again that she was born to be a star.
Ian Hultquist has been steadily building on to an already impressive list of scores which includes music in films such as Animals and First Monday in May. The former founding member of Passion Pit is proving once again why he is such a sought after and well respected member of the film music community with his latest score for Silicon Cowboys. Hultquist has mixed tech filled beats with eighties flavor to make this already amazing and triumphant story pop to life. The story itself is already so well told throughout the film but its Hultquist’s score that makes it flow.
With Pokemon Go being played across the world I wanted to take the opportunity to highlight the man behind the Pokemon theme song that has become so familiar to so many of us throughout the years. Jason Paige is a multitalented singer, songwriter, and producer who has worked alongside some of the biggest names in the business including Michael Jackson, Ray Charles, Liza Minelli, Luther Vandross, Patti Labelle, and many others.
Christian Jacob is one of the most well known and respected pianists in the world. His love of music began early in his life at the age of four when he first started to play classical piano. He would continue studying classical music throughout his early years while also playing jazz piano on the side. After graduating Christian moved from Paris to America to begin studying jazz piano. He excelled in his studies, won many awards, and would later go on to teach at Berklee.