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Meet gaming composer Jason Graves on GamePlay, Sat 6/29 @ 11a and 7p

BAFTA-winning composer Jason Graves has carved a truly diverse and innovative repertoire of computer game scores

composer Jason Graves sitting at production console with piano keyboard, and multiple editing screens
Danny Turner
Meet the innovative composer behind Tomb Raider, Far Cry, Dead Space, and more

6/1 Nainita Desai "Always connect the player directly to the emotional core of the story. " Nainita Desai composes irresistible and intricate scores for film, TV and video games. She joins us this week to talk about her interactive music for games including Immortality, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and more.

6/8 Elden Ring Come along on a musical journey through the fantasy epic Elden Ring, massive in every way, from its sprawling world overflowing with detail to the dark grandeur of its original soundtrack.

6/15 The Last of Us Hear music from the game that inspired HBO's hit TV series. The dark post-apocalyptic title The Last of Us and its sequel earned major critical acclaim and even inspired a hit TV series. Composer Gustavo Santaolalla’s deeply moving original scores prove that less can be so much more.

6/22 Chorus II On this episode of Gameplay, we’ll enjoy original game soundtracks featuring choirs from all over the world, singing in languages from English and Latin to ancient Akkadian and more!

6/29 Jason Graves "It's about learning new things and trying something different all the time." The amazingly versatile composer Jason Graves joins us this week to talk about his scores for blockbuster titles like Tomb Raider and Dead Space, and even a soundtrack he wrote for a video game store!

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