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DMP Scores In Hollywood

Kristopher Carter, Lolita Ritmanis & Michael McCuistion scored their latest project, “Scooby-Doo And The Curious Case Of The Blue Falcon,” at EastWest Studios in Hollywood this past Monday. The score for this full-length animated movie features a live brass section and live woodwinds following Scooby along on his adventures to his favorite comic book convention. […]

7 years 9 months ago by

In the Studio with John Yoakum

We are thrilled to be back in the studio recording with John Yoakum! John plays pretty much every woodwind ranging from baritone saxophone to piccolo! It is such an honor for us to work with such a talented musician! John makes our music sweeter, scarier, funnier, and overall better!

7 years 9 months ago by

DMP At The Television Academy

DMP enjoyed an evening of asian cuisine and decor beneath the stars this past Sunday at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in North Hollywood. The event honored this year’s Primetime Emmy Nominees for Music.

7 years 9 months ago by

Ubeda Pt. 6-Finale

The day of the final concert finally arrived. Nervous energy was plentiful for all as we headed to the venue for the marathon morning rehearsal and sound check. Soon after the first few pieces were played by the orchestra, we all breathed a collective sigh of relief. They sounded really good. The composers all felt […]

7 years 11 months ago by

Ubeda Pt. 5

Today, there was a special event that DMP was fortunate to be able to participate in. The festival wanted to honor the legacy and memory of Shirley Walker and they asked Michael, Kristopher, and Lolita to help out. Also on hand was Shirley’s son Colin who had flown over with his family for the festival.  […]

7 years 11 months ago by

Ubeda Pt. 4

Ahh… the fruits of Spain! Maybe it’s just the environment, but it seems like all of the fruits we’ve been eating here are just amazingly delicious. Pears, plums, and nectarines to name just a few. All sweet and juicy. Elsewhere on the menu, it’s been lots of bread and cheeses with a full variety of […]

7 years 11 months ago by

Ubeda Pt. 3

Things have progressed nicely here as Playfest continues. DMP and friends enjoyed a beautiful dinner on Tuesday night  (tasting menu) that lasted 3 hours. A wonderful time sharing stories and delicious and unexpected flavors. It was a highlight for all of us. Michael, Lolita, and Kristopher have continued their interaction with the festival organizers, participants, […]

7 years 11 months ago by

Ubeda Pt. 2

Ubeda is everything we hoped it would be. Warm and friendly, quaint and beautiful, and not too HOT! We had been warned by previous festival participants to be ready for oppressive heat and humidity. Fortunately for us, the weather “gods” were smiling on us and we had clear skies with very manageable temperatures throughout our […]

7 years 11 months ago by

We’re Here!

Hello to All the Fans and Friends of Dynamic Music Partners and Greetings from Ubeda, Spain!   This is Mark, your friendly DMP designated blogger (and also DMP Engineer and Husband of Lolita) reporting in as events unfold here in this charming and friendly spanish city. Michael, Kristopher, and Lolita all arrived here on Monday […]

7 years 11 months ago by

Ubeda Film Music Festival

DMP is excited to announce our upcoming appearance at PlayFest 2012, the Festival of Music, Animation and Videogames in Ubeda, Spain, this July. While there, we will conduct a performance of our music as well as present panel discussions and workshops on composing for film and animation.  Read the festival’s announcement here (original page in […]

8 years 2 months ago by

Broke Sky Soundtrack Released

La La Land records is releasing the soundtrack to our feature film Broke Sky. The score to this indie thriller is sparse, evocative and full of surprises like the film itself. This intimate soundtrack of southern noir tells the story of Bucky and Earl, two county workers breaking their backs to keep the highways clean […]

8 years 3 months ago by

DC Nation Block Premieres

Dynamic Music Partners is excited to share the news of the premiere of the brand-new DC Nation Block on Cartoon Network this Saturday morning, March 3, 2012. DC Nation will feature two new productions with music by Lolita, Michael and Kristopher. Young Justice returns at 10:30 a.m. (check local listings for airtime). This fan-favorite series features […]

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