Home » News » Free two-day games composition & sound art conference part of MIGW 2021

Free two-day games composition & sound art conference part of MIGW 2021

And it's full of some big names!

A free two-day games composition and sound art conference has been announced as part of Melbourne International Games Week 2021.

“High Score: Composition and Sound Art for Gaming” will be hosted by APRA AMCOS and will run online over 2-3 October. Those interested will need to set aside time from 9 am – 6 pm AEST on both days and can register here to take part.

The big names attached to the conference are as follows:

  • Melbourne developers Beethoven & Dinosaur (The Artful Escape)
  • Queensland composer Zander Hulme (Windbound)
  • Tasmanian composer Adam Scott-McGuinness and creative director Alisha Stone (Where the Snow Settles)
  • Melbourne’s Playside Studios
  • California-based composer and sound designer Julie Buchanan
  • Jordan Chin (Monster Train)
  • Chel Wong (‘How to Make Money as a Freelancer”)

Melbourne International Games Week 2021 is slated for 2-10 October and also includes the likes of the Australian Game Developer Awards (AGDAs), the three-day Games 4 ChangePAX AUS Online and the Melbourne Queer Games Festival 2021.

This article may contain affiliate links, meaning we could earn a small commission if you click-through and make a purchase. Stevivor is an independent outlet and our journalism is in no way influenced by any advertiser or commercial initiative.

About the author

Steve Wright

Steve's the owner of this very site and an active games journalist for close to fifteen years. He's a Canadian-Australian gay gaming geek, ice hockey player and fan. Husband to Matt and cat dad to Wally and Quinn.