Tracksounds the Film Music & Soundtrack Experience

Blog Reviews Features Forum Contest Shop About and Contact Sponsor this Feature

Scorefront:  Karl Preusser


Welcome to Scorefront presented by Tracksounds!

From new fresh new faces to veteran composers from around the world, Tracksounds is proud to bring you Scorefront.  Here we bring talented composers from the world of film, television, video game, and production music to the forefront. Differing from a traditional interview, this feature brings you a quick introduction to the composer and to their work.  Each Scorefront profile page delivers a bio-segment, "The Quick 8 (Eight interview questions), Streaming music tracks, and introductory review of the composer's music.

We now bring the following composers to the Scorefront...

Composer Penka Kouneva

Penka Kouneva is a Sundance Composer Fellow and a Hollywood film composer who blends her native Eastern-European influences with modern orchestra, medieval chant, rock, and electronica. Recently, she composed additional score for the video games PRINCE OF PERSIA: THE FORGOTTEN SANDS and TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN working alongside composer Steve Jablonsky. Her solo scores include the horror feature MIDNIGHT MOVIE, the crime drama THE THIRD NAIL and  music for FORENSIC FILES, DOG FIGHTS and MODERN MARVELS.

Go to Penka Kouneva's profile

Composer Assaf Rinde

Assaf Rinde

Assaf Rinde has scored over twenty films, many of which have screened in prestigious international film festivals and been broadcast over television worldwide, including Daheli Hall's new comedy which was selected for broadcast on HBO. He has also worked as a contributor in film and long-form dramatic television, such as the films GHOST RIDER and SPIDERMAN 3 with composer Christopher Young, the series SUPERNATURAL with composer Christopher Lennertz and the ABC hit show LOST with composer Michael Giacchino. 

Go to Assaf Rinde's profile

Composer Stephen Harwood Jr.

Stephen Harwood Jr.

Composer Stephen Harwood Jr is best known for his critically acclaimed orchestral score for Brothers In Arms: Road To Hill 30. Specializing in orchestral and modern orchestral-synth hybrid composition for games and film/tv, he is also an accomplished producer, arranger and performer with experience across a variety of styles including jazz and electronic dance music. Stephen holds a Master of Music in Studio Jazz Writing from the University of Miami (Florida). His clients include Gearbox Software, Large Animal Games, Greensboro Symphony Orchestra and U-Phonic Records.

Go to Stephen Harwood Jr.'s profile

Composer Colin O'Malley

Colin O'Malley

A composer for feature films, television and games, Colin's clients include the Walt Disney Company, the United States Air Force, Eidos, Electronic Arts and DC Comics. In 2005 Colin received an Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Achievement in Music and Sound for his score to the PBS documentary film "The Last Reunion: A Gathering of Heroes." Colin's game credits include Superman Returns/EA and the upcoming title Tomb Raider Underworld from Eidos/Crystal Dynamics...

Go to Colin O'Malley's profile

Composer Duane Decker

Duane Decker

Duane Decker is an independent composer/producer whose music has been heard worldwide in computer, console and pinball games, location-based entertainment, television, the Internet, radio and live. With over 15 years of experience in the game industry, his work has contributed to bringing games to the forefront of the entertainment industry. He continues to score interactive titles as well as expand into other forms of music production and push the boundaries in the constantly changing world of entertainment.

Go to Duane Decker's profile

Composer Karl Preusser

Karl Preusser

Composer Karl Preusser moved from studying guitar to composition at Berklee College.  He has composed a wide range of music from television commercials to feature films, to concert works.  His latest projects include DRAGONLANCE: DRAGONS OF AUTUMN TWILIGHT and AUDIE AND THE WOLF.

Go to Karl Preusser's profile

Scorefront Composers:

Penka Kouneva
Assaf Rinde
Stephen Harwood Jr.
Colin O'Malley
Duane Decker
Karl Preusser

More Interviews


Jeff Russo (2014)
Neil S. Bulk (2014)
Sean Callery (2014)
Trevor Morris (2014)
Oscar Araujo (2014)
Tom Salta (2013)

Jesper Kyd (2012)
Kim Planert (2012)
Robert Duncan (2012)
Sam Hulick (2011)
Alan Menken (2010)

Mark Griskey (2010)
Tom Hajdu (Tomandandy) (2010)
Doug Adams (2010)
Sean Williams(2010)

Jamie Christopherson (2010)
Tomoya Kishi & Marika Suzuki (2010)

Clinton Shorter (2009)
Brian Tyler (2009)
Ed Lima and Duncan Watt (2009)
Sean Murray (2008)

John Ottman (2008)
Inon Zur/ Stuart Chatwood (2008)
Jesse Harlin (2008)
Jeff Beal (2008)


Miho Nomura (2008)
Mark Griskey (2008)
Harry Gregson-Williams (2008)
Jeff Rona (2008)
Hans Zimmer & James Newton Howard (2008)
Ramin Djawadi (2008)
E.S. Posthumus (2008)
Tyler Bates(2008)
David Buckley (2008)
Christopher Lennertz (2006)
Harry Gregson-Williams (2005)
Kaveh Cohen & Michael Nielsen (2008)
Christopher Lennertz (2008)
Sascha Dikiciyan & Cris Velasco (2007)
James Dooley (2007)
Jesper Kyd (2007)
Garry Schyman (2007)
David Robidoux (2007)
Scott Glasgow (2007)
Tyler Bates (2007)
Jamie Christopherson (2007)
Mychael Danna (2007)
Howard Shore (2006)
Trevor Rabin  (2006)
John Debney
Greg Edmonson
Christopher Lennertz (2003)
Erik Lundborg
Ron Jones
Edward Shearmur
Christopher Lennertz (2002)
Thad Spencer
Don Davis (2001)
Hans Zimmer
Conrad Pope
Michael Giacchino
Don Davis (1999)
Jeff Rona (1999)



Home  |  Soundtrack ReviewsBlog |  Podcast | News Forum  |  Features  |  About  |  Advertise  |  Links   | Shop - Asian Entertainment products CD Universe - Music, Movies, & Games At Low Prices! iTunes Logo 88x31-1

Copyright 1998 - 2009. Tracksounds:  The Film Music Experience.   All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form.  All compact disc artwork is property of the specified record label and appears here for informational purposes only.  All sound clips are in Real Audio format or mp3 and are the exclusive property of their respective record labels. Contact the Webmaster