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|Session Name:||Checkered Flag: Forza Motorsport 5 Soundtrack Postmortem|
|Speaker(s):||Lance Hayes, Chase Combs|
|Company Name(s):||DJDM Dot Com Music Publishing, Microsoft|
|Track / Format:||Audio|
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|Overview:||The Forza Motorsport 5 Soundtrack Postmortem pulls together two of the principles creatives from the Forza audio team for a detailed look at how the soundtrack was conceived and executed. Coming from diverse backgrounds, lead composer Lance Hayes and audio content lead Chase Combs will focus on their roles in the project, and how they fit into the larger scope to create the unique and remarkable soundtrack for one of the first next-gen titles. Augmented by notes, images and video, the discussion will start with the initial concepts to the composition phase to nationwide recording at top facilities to final implementation and on to release. Attendees will come away with information pertaining to the process and scope of scoring a large AAA title, as well as ways that next-gen technology is helping create fresh experiences in game audio.|