Thursday, April 1, 2010

Interview: James Hannigan

Recorded March 16, 2010
Published April 1, 2010




Episode Highlights




00:53- Traditional orchestral writing
01:50 - Starting work in games
02:32 - Games as a new medium
04:25 - Working on the Command & Conquer series
07:13 - Cutscenes vs. gameplay cues
10:32 - Thematic writing and immersion
11:47 - Freelancer and music integration
15:04 - Scoring the Harry Potter games
17:14 - Future of interactive music
19:56 - Future work






Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)



00:00 - "Karasov's Legacy" (Republic: The Revolution)
04:58 -"Soviet March" (Command & Conquer Red Alert 3)
14:28 - "Welcome to Hogwarts" (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix)
20:40 - "Journey to Berezina" (Republic: The Revolution)