Austin Wintory

Composer

Austin Wintory -

Austin Wintory is one of gaming’s most beloved musical composers having created the first-ever Grammy-nominated videogame score, to Journey, which went on to win two British Academy Awards, a DICE Award, a Spike TV VGA, and IGN's "Overall Music of the Year," along with five Game Audio Network Guild awards, and a host of others. Since then Austin has gone on to compose scores to The Banner Saga series, Abzû, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate and most recently Deformers, Tooth and Tail and Absolver.

Austin Wintory

Session/s

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Animex LIVE presents Austin Wintory

A live orchestral performance of video game scores from composer, Austin Wintory and friends.

Austin Wintory will take us on a musical journey through his most memorable and moving video game scores.

This includes his Grammy nominated score for Journey, ragtime heists from Monaco: What’s Yours is Mine, bombastic and melancholic music from The Banner Saga trilogy, murder ballads from Assassins’ Creed: Syndicate and lots more including some surprises from friends.

'I have enjoyed a collaboration with Animex for years now, but to have the chance to present an entire concert of my music - plus some of my favourites from friends and colleagues - is a dream come true. With this incredible opportunity, they have managed to take my favourite festival and make it something even more. I am preparing all new versions of much of this music, in the hope of making it a memorable and exciting concert.' - Austin Wintory

The Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra. will return to perform at the newly renovated Middlesbrough Town Hall making it a night to remember.

Prices

  • Animex Ticket Holders £10
  • General £15
  • VIP seating & signed print £25
  • Under 18s FREE (max 4 per paying adult)
Tickets

Animex LIVE is sponsored by ChipFreq

14 May 2017 | 20:00

A decade in game scoring: I don't know what I'm doing

Austin Wintory, in tandem with the Animex LIVE concert event, discusses how a decade in game scoring has revealed the recurring theme: 'I don't know what I'm doing.' Consistently finding new and unexplored concepts or ideas in each project has required the development of new solutions and strategies, and therefore also constant feelings of fear and impostor syndrome!

14 May 2018 | 10:00

A decade in game scoring: I don't know what I'm doing

Austin Wintory, in tandem with the Animex LIVE concert event, discusses how a decade in game scoring has revealed the recurring theme: 'I don't know what I'm doing.' Consistently finding new and unexplored concepts or ideas in each project has required the development of new solutions and strategies, and therefore also constant feelings of fear and impostor syndrome!

14 May 2018 | 13:30