All posts in category Music Samples

The Long Haul

The Long Haul is a documentary about the meaning of beauty in an industry that limits the definition of attraction. The film follows the visionaries behind Seattle’s Moulin Rouge-inspired cabaret club, Can Can, who depart the flooded burlesque market to re-imagine the limited male revue. The result is the Buckaroos — a theatrical cowboy western […]

Music for Collapse (2015)

“Home is the place where you stay in the night, where creatures with wings and claws come to bite…” Pursued by a mysterious and dangerous fog, four strangers converge on an empty cabin in the woods – a safe-haven to decipher the strange and deadly encounters they have witnessed. But how do they escape, and who, […]

Ancient Aliens: Severed Skies

Ancient Aliens: Severed Skies is the debut game title from ZeroPoint Studios! From the website: “Ancient Aliens promises to marry the familiar and the groundbreaking in an unforgettable action experience that keeps players on the edge of their seat. Do you have what it takes to save the Earth from the very aliens that helped […]

Celebrate World Music wins 13th Annual IMA Award!

Eric and seven other composers are thrilled that “Celebrate World Music” is one of The 13th Annual Independent Music Awards Vox Pop Winners announced in August of 2014! Eric composed “Africa Dances, Africa Dreams” for the March 2013 CD release that is a Vox Pop Winning Album in the Contemporary Classical category.  Listen to clips and buy the […]

ECCC 2014 Teaser for America’s Fighting Dinosaur!

Emerald City ComicCon 2014 saw a new short teaser video for the up and coming America’s Fighting Dinosaur faux documentary by Steve Snoey. Eric wrote and produced the music in short order for an August 2nd screening at the Phoenix DinoCon 2014 in Arizona!  Listen to the score here:

“Hannah & Otto”

Back in April, 2014 Eric delivered the recording of his score to writer/director Chris Volckmann for the short film “Hannah & Otto,” which premiered in May as one of five films in the Fly Filmmaking Challenge at SIFF 2014. Eric wrote three cues, one for string orchestra, and two for solo piano which he later […]

Africa Dances, Africa Dreams

This past March 2013 has marked the second time that Eric has premiered his orchestral music at Benaroya Hall.  As one of eight pieces for the sold-out event, the premier of Eric’s composition “Africa Dances, Africa Dreams” featured Arturo Rodriguez on African percussion, the Northwest Synphonia chamber orchestra, and David Sabee as conductor.  Eric and […]

Musical Storytelling

The mind’s eye can reach deep into the imagination to conjure stunning details of dramatic settings, reveal new worlds to explore, and encounter breathtaking experiences.  Written for full orchestra, “Of Sailing Ships and Sea Nymphs”  explores the world within, examining the point at which rational motive is taken over by instinct, pulling us irresistibly into […]

Stellar Surfaces!

The Composition Lab presented the premier of Eric’s newest chamber music piece, “Stellar Surfaces” for string quartet, oboe and flute, one hot day in June. Hear a sample of the piece below!

Big Sound…

…starts with small ideas!  Here is a short cue with big sound, which began with a small melodic idea and a need to convey building tension as a standoff between monster and hero leads to a bold attack.  This is 100% live orchestra, by the way.  Turn it up! “A Bold Move”