Happy to be performing again in Los Angeles Grand Performances venue in Downtown LA September 5th 8pm. My 4th time playing there, a very special place and it is free.This time an improvised ambient musical set w/ special guest.
Electronic musician & two-time GRAMMY Nominee Producer-Remixer & Recording Artist Carmen Rizzo has had a very eclectic career. From writing, engineering & programming on Seal’s classic Seal 2 album to producing, & writing Paul Oakenfold’s Bunka album, remixing BT, Tiesto, collaborating with Tuvan Throat singers Huun Huur Tu, to co founding the ground breaking World Music act Niyaz. Carmen is also a frequent fixture on album credits working with artist such as Coldplay, Alanis Morissette, KD Lang, Ryuichi Sakamoto to Pete Townshend to mention a few…read more
I will be moderating a conversation with Pretty Lights Derek Smith at the W hotel in downtown Atlanta April 24th @ 8pm. Details here.
I co wrote this song for Peter Aristone while in Prague a few years a go w/ Guy Erez. Here is the video w/ Spice Girls Melanie C.
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This is the film I scored. Perfect Sisters.
Stan Brooks’ directorial debut is based on the true story of teen sisters who plot their addict mother’s murder. Read the Hollywood reporter interview here.
A sample of the score I did for the film Perfect Sister directed by Stanley Brooks staring Abigail Breslin, Georgie Henley, Mira Sorvino & James Russo.
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Kate Havnevik is putting out a B sides and outages record from the past years and a song we did called “Glow” will re surface in March. Stay tuned…:)
So many people have been asking me about the remix I did for Coldplay (Speed of Sound) back in 2005 when I worked on there album. So I decided to have it downloadable. Enjoy!
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At the Producer & Engineer Grammy party @ the Village Studio honoring Neil Young w/ Daniel Haver & Mate Galic CEO of Native Instruments.
I attending the Sundance film festival participating on a composer/ technology panel moderated by actor William H. Macy as well as Dj’d the KCRW party Saturday night. Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes (Golden Globe winner) was also on the panel.
Twitter and Southwest Air present The Collective Conversations: “Sound + Vision: Music in Film”
- Moderated by William H. Macy, Director, Official 2014 Sundance Selection Rudderless
- Alex Ebert, Music Artist and Film Composer, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
- Mica Levi, Film Composer, Under the Skin
- Craig Wedren, Film Composer, Role Models, The School of Rock, Wet Hot American Summer, former member of Shutter To Think
- Amos Newman, Head of Music for Visual Media, William Morris Endeavor Entertainment
- Nate Mars, Marketing & Content Manager, Dubspot
- Carmen Rizzo, Electronic Music Composer; AR Manager, Native Instruments
I will be attending the Sundance Film Festival in Park City Utah participating on a Music & technology panel.
Twitter and Southwest Air present the Collective Conversations: Sound & Vision – a panel discussion on music in film, and how the recording artist transitions into film composer – on Sunday, January 19, 2014 from 12PM – 1PM at the Collective at 738 Main St. Park City, UT.The panel will be moderated by William H Macy, director of Rudderless, Official Sundance 2014 Selection. Actor, writer, producer, and director, William H. Macy channeled his passion for music into his directorial debut, Rudderless. The film tells the story of a grieving father in a downward spiral, who stumbles across a box of his recently deceased son’s demo tapes and lyrics. Shocked by the discovery of his son’s unknown talent, the father forms a band in the hope of finding some catharsis. Rudderless has strong musical component and is a meditation on its power
For all who will be attending NAMM in Anaheim California I will be hosting a master class on record production in there “Hot Zone” upstairs at NAMM called “The art of producing”. Please stop by & say hello.
Happy holidays! Enjoy this free download of the song “Muted whispers from the broken sky” from my album Romancia.
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