The fifth in a documentary series by the Redbull Music Academy. Japan has always been on the forefront of video game music. This series takes you through the history of where it all started and the composers who influenced the industry to grow into the amazing sound it is today. Their website will be releasing a total of six episodes from now until October 9th, along with a variety of extra mixes and special interviews.
EPISODE 5: THE ROLE OF ROLE PLAY
Nobuo Uematsu brings video game music to the classical stage. His music was intensely powerful and felt natural when arranged for live orchestra.
Featured Composer: Nobuo Uematsu
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