“Roaring Orchestral Scores” – In the 2011 September edition of the Danish Magazine “Klassisk” Christine Christiansen interviews me about the process of creating the score for the new 3D animation feature “Ronal the Barbarian”. Read the full article in PDF (in Danish)
My biggest film score so far is nearing completion. After a great recording session with the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra in July, only some mixing is left now before the Danish theatrical premiere in 3D on September 29th 2011. Catch a glimpse of the Epic adventure – the 2nd theatrical trailer is now available:
Title sequence The hunter tells Jonathan about the bear Official Trailer
With a score recorded by the National Danish Symphony Orchestra, “The Great Bear” opened in Danish cinemas February 2011. The 3D-animated feature film is director Esben Toft Jacobsen’s debut. The Great Bear was in competition in the Generation programme at the Berlin Film Festival. The film has a 40 minute orchestral score recorded in the new DR Koncerthuset in Copenhagen.
Feature film directed by Dennis Petersen
A mix of 7 tracks from the score of the Zentropa motion picture “Zoomerne” (eng. title Zoomers). Music composed by Nicklas Schmidt. Played by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Nic Raine. See clips from the film at www.zoomerne.dk
A video from the recording session of Christian E. Christiansen’s “Zoomerne” in the Smecky studio in Prague. This is the title theme from the film. Music composed and orchestrated by Nicklas Schmidt Conductor: Nic Raine The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra Mix by Mads Creutzburg & Eddie Simonsen (Mainstream)
The international award winning Zoomerne (Zoomers) now on DVD Now for sale in Denmark – check cdon.com and major shops. – Available with Danish & English subtitles. When “Zoomerne” opened in Danish cinemas, several reviewers of the film mentioned the music specifically: “Nicklas Schmidt’s score sounds like it was taken from a gigantic Hollywood production.” – Berlingske Tidende Daily “Composer Nicklas Schmidt has made a tuneful score, that contributes to