Kristopher is honored to continue his collaboration with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, serving as a special consultant to their film music nights. This summer marks his 17th year working with the Bowl, supervising the technology that keeps the conductor and orchestra in synchronization with film clips projected on a giant screen suspended […]
Michael, Lolita and Kristopher recently joined other members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences music branch at a reception honoring the music nominees in the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards. The event was sponsored by ATAS and the Society of Composers and Lyricists. Congrats to all the nominees: Outstanding Music Composition For A Series […]
Warner Archive Collection has released the first season of “Young Justice” on a 2-disc Blu-ray set. Available at most retail outlets, the set can be found on Amazon here.
DMP is currently scoring season 2 of “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble” animated series, which airs on Disney XD. With an all-star roster consisting of Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye, Falcon and Black Widow, the Avengers are a team in the truest sense. The Avengers save the world from the biggest threats imaginable–threats no single super […]
DMP’s Lolita Ritmanis Conducts 450 Voice Massed Choir Plus Orchestra at the XIV Latvian Song Festival in Canada
Lolita recently returned from Hamilton, ON, where she had the great honor of conducting at the XIV Latvian Song Festival in Canada. The composition: “Dziesmu Pinu, Deju Pinu” (translation: I wove a song, I wove a dance) is a work specifically composed for this festival (text by Andris Ritmanis.) Lolita was thrilled to work with the 450 voice massed choir, comprised of singers from around […]
Lolita, Michael & Kristopher are thrilled and honored to announce that their “Justice League: A Symphonic Adventure” was performed at the International Film Music Festival in Tenerife, Spain. The festival, currently in it’s 8th season, celebrates the art and craft of composing music for the screen with concerts, workshops and other events. The suite was played […]
V/H/S VIRAL, which will mark the third and final film in the found footage anthology series, will be hitting VOD on October 23rd, followed by a limited theatrical release beginning November 21st. The film features segments from Nacho Vigalondo (TIMECRIMES, EXTRATERRESTRIAL), Marcel Sarmiento (DEADGIRL), Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead (RESOLUTION) and Gregg Bishop (DANCE OF THE DEAD). […]
Michael, Lolita and Kristopher attended the 2014 BMI Film/TV Awards at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel this past Wednesday evening. The awards recognize the composers of the top-grossing film and TV productions from the past year. Composer Mychael Danna received the Richard Kirk Career Achievement Award and noted journalist Jon Burlingame received a special citation […]
Kristopher, Lolita and Michael presented a seminar on Friday, May 9, about team composing to the Academy of Scoring Arts, led by composer Ron Jones. Meeting at Vitello’s Restaurant in Studio City, the group meets regularly to discuss orchestration of notable compositions (both well-known classical works and music composed specifically for film) as well as topics of interest to […]
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has released the complete series of “Spectacular Spider-Man” on a 4-disc Blu-ray set. Available at most retail outlets, the set can be found on Amazon here.
This past Saturday (Apr. 19) DC presented the world-premiere of a brand new “Batman Beyond” short at Wondercon in Anaheim, CA. Directed by artist Darwyn Cooke, who created the distinctive visuals of the opening titles to the “Batman Beyond” series, the short features the voice talents of Kevin Conroy as Bruce Wayne and Will Friedle […]
Michael, Lolita and Kristopher recently sat down with Gavin Stone at the amazing Dragon’s Lair comic store in Austin, TX, to talk about creating soundtracks for superheroes. Watch the complete interview here.