22nd September 5pm - 6.30pm
The Future of Games & Music Sync: A Conversation with some of LA’s top Music Supervisors.
Brought to you by the Department for International Trade, the BPI and the MPA and now in its 16th year, the LA Sync Licensing Mission has gone virtual. We’re as proud as ever to invite the UK’s finest independent labels, publishers, sync agents and composers to hear from some of the top LA Music Supervisors in gaming and e-sports.
For the next webinar our panellists are: Cybele Pettus - Senior Music Supervisor at Electronic Arts Inc, Wilbert Roget II – Composer - Rogetmusic.com, Jon Vlassopulos – Global Head of Music at Roblox, Moderated by Mark Gordon – Score Draw Music
PLEASE NOTE YOU WILL BE SENT DETAILS OF HOW TO LOGIN TO THE WEBINAR SHORTLY BEFORE THE EVENT
YOU WILL ALSO HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO SEND QUESTIONS TO THE PANELISTS PRIOR TO THE EVENT AS WELL AS DURING IT
Cybele Pettus - Senior Music Supervisor at Electronic Arts Inc
Cybele Pettus has been an in-house Music Supervisor at EA for the past 12 years. During her time at EA, she has overseen the in game music for franchises such as FIFA, Need For Speed, SSX Snowboarding, SKATE, The Sims, Madden NFL Football, NHL Hockey, UFC, and many others. Prior to joining EA, Cybele worked as an A&R Rep at Warner/Reprise Records in New York. https://open.spotify.com/playlist/03lUYFsfkESxG71B...
Wilbert Roget II – Composer - Rogetmusic.com
Wilbert Roget, II is an American composer known for his work on video game music, particularly Mortal Kombat 11, Call of Duty: WWII, and Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris. His scores have won multiple awards and nominations from the Game Audio Network Guild and the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences.
Jon Vlassopulos – Global Head of Music at Roblox
As Global Head of Music at Roblox, leads the company’s initiatives and partnerships with record labels, publishers, management companies, artists, brands and music startups. He is focused on entertaining and engaging Roblox’s community of 120M+ users with music, allowing them to express themselves and connect with their favorite artists and friends in new and unprecedented ways. He will be working with the music industry to create new promotional and commercial opportunities around virtual concerts, in game music distribution, virtual merchandise, interactive artist worlds and interactive music and video experiences.
Moderated by Mark Gordon – Score Draw Music
In the last 10 years the company has been commissioned by all major broadcasters in the UK to deliver incidental and title music for television projects from network drama to pre¬school as well as supplying music to many of the major USA networks. Score Draw has also delivered bespoke music towards a range of brands including Adidas, Durex, Reebok, Milka, Lidl and Skoda. Most recent work for a 39 part children’s television show for a series of global broadcasters including Disney Junior Latin America, ABC Australia, Canal + France, and BBC Kids in Canada, and Mark is currently scoring “Driftwood Bay”, a 52 part pre¬school animation series distributed globally by the Jim Henson Company and voiced by actors including Stephen Fry, Ardal O’Hanlon, Peter Mullan and Jane Horrocks. He has also recently completed a 7 part series for the BBC and full score for a long form documentary narrated by an Liam Neeson.
This event is brought to you by the team behind the LA Sync Mission; The BPI, DIT and the MPA.