Friday, January 25, 2019
10 a.m.
Composer Austin WintoryGrammy Award nominated composer Austin Wintory made history when his score to the widely acclaimed Sony PlayStation3 title, "Journey," became the first video game score to be Grammy nominated in the Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media category. The soundtrack album to Journey broke the all-time record for highest charting original videogame score on the Billboard Top 200 charts. Come hear Austin speak about his Grammy-nominated score, life as a composer, and his advice for student and amateur composers. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
JourneyFifth​ ​House​ ​Ensemble,​ ​composer​ ​Austin​ ​Wintory,​ ​and​ ​arranger​ ​Patrick​ ​O'Malley​ ​team​ ​up​ ​to​ ​create​ ​an​ ​original,​ ​interactive arrangement​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Grammy-nominated​ ​score​ ​to​ ​Journey​ ​for​ ​the​ ​ensemble's​ ​full​ ​instrumentation,​ ​with​ ​added​ ​percussion and​ ​harp.​ ​