Atli Örvarsson has been hired to score Harald Zwart's new film, The Mortal Instruments - City Of Bones, set to release on August 23rd, 2013. Atli previously worked with Zwart on The Karate Kid (2010) but was ultimately replaced by James Horner...
Among his other projects, Atli recently completed the score to the upcoming czech film Colette. He also completed in 2012 two films yet to be released : A Single Shot and Evidence. Atli also helped Hans Zimmer writing music for the upcoming Man Of Steel.
Other than film scoring, Atli has started a band, Torrek, "fusing Gaelic & Scandinavian folk elements under the umbrella of cinematic electronica" with Hilda Örvarsdóttir, the Neff brothers (who had worked with Atli on The Eagle score) and Satnam Ramgotra (regular percussionist at Remote Control).
2011, October 29
Klaus Badelt' War Of The Buttons ; The Scoring Sessions
Composer Trevor MORRIS will be at the Grammy Museum on tuesday, November the 8th. for a unique evening, as he and Vice President of the GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares Scott Goldman discuss Trevor's career and the process of writing scores for films and television. Along with the discussion, taking place the same day as the Immortals score release, Morris will take questions from the audience, instruct a live composing demonstration, and audience members will be among the first to see clips from Immortals.
Hans ZIMMER Announces He Will Sit Out the Oscar Race
The composer, currently at work on Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, said his decision was only partly related to the death last year of his longtime publicist Ronni Chasen, to whom the Ghent fest's closing night World Soundtrack Awards concert was dedicated.