Jesper Kyd and Nitin Sawhney take the stage to bolster event's game coverage

Assassin’s Creed and Heavenly Sword composers get MIDEM keynote

The music industry’s marketplace event MIDEM is bolstering its focus on the games industry with a joint keynote from composes Jesper Kyd and Nitin Sawhney.

Kyd has worked on a number of games titles to produce accompanying orchestral scores, including upcoming game Assassin’s Creed. Sawhney, meanwhile, worked on recent PS3 game Heavenly Sword, but is also a famed artist in his own right.

The two will conduct a joint talk that "will share their wisdom on the convergence of music, films and videogames" in a talk called Music for Images.

MIDEM 2008 takes place from January 27th to 31st in Cannes, France. More information can be found here.

About MCV Staff

Check Also

PS5 system update launches today – SSD expansion, mobile remote play and UX enhancements

A raft of updates improve the PS5's utility and practicality