Four recent reviews of my scores for Dante’s Inferno and BioShock

Four recent reviews of my scores for Dante’s Inferno and BioShock: Square Enix Music  The score for BioShock marks one of the most satisfying matches of narrative and musical accompaniment in game history: the music successfully mirrors the game’s period setting, its location, its habitants, and its ambiguous history and what remains of it. Hitting all these marks, while producing …

Hollywood Music Awards Nomination

I am very pleased to announced the my score for BioShock has been nominated yet again. I have been honored with a nomination by the Hollywood Music Awards and the winner will be announced Thursday November 20th at a ceremony at the Hollywood Highlands Hotel in Hollywood.

The Game Audio Network Guild 6th Annual G.A.N.G. awards

My score for BioShock was honored with awards in the following four categories at last weeks 6th Annual G.A.N.G. awards held in San Francisco during the Game Developers Conference: Music Of The Year Best Interactive Score Best Original Instrumental Audio Of The Year I am deeply grateful to all of those who supported and voted for my music.

11th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards

I was honored last night at the Red Rock Hotel in Las Vegas with the most prestigious award the game industry bestows on a composer “Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition” for my score for BioShock. I am most grateful to the academy for the nomination and for affirming my nomination with the award. I am also extremely grateful to …

G.A.N.G Awards Nominations for BioShock!

The Game Audio Network Guild has nominated my score for BioShock in three categories: Music Of The Year Best Original Instrumental Best Interactive Score In addition, BioShock was nominated in four other audio categories including: Audio of the Year Sound Design of the Year Best Dialogue Best Use of Licensed Music GANG Awards are nominated by and voted on by …

Another Best Original Score Win

Well – when it rains it pours! Thanks to the folks at Primotech for the Best Original Score Award and for the kind words: “But what really sets the music of BioShock apart was the brilliant original score, provided by composer Garry Schyman. Who among us can forget the shrill violins he heard upon coming face-to-face with the deranged Dr. Steinman? …

Spike TV Video Games Awards – Announcement

Last night I attended the Spike TV Video Games Awards in Las Vegas. I am proud and very pleased to announce the my score for BioShock won for “Best Original Score”! BioShock also won Game of the Year and Best Xbox 360 Game! Very cool! 🙂 The show airs Sunday December 9th at 9PM, on Spike TV, of course.