90 seconds

Ninety seconds to safety

Sirens are going off as rockets arc through the night sky and high tech missile defences intercept them. No, it’s not Jerry Bruckheimer’s latest film. I’m in Jerusalem with my wife and two kids for my youngest brother’s wedding, and […]

Clouds from an airplane

The sound of silence

Why are we so afraid of silence? We surround ourselves with sound wherever we are. We get in the car and the first thing we do is turn on the radio… we have the TV on in the background while […]

Composing a score

Talking to yourself (the sane way)

One of the hardest things to do as an artist, in my case a film composer, is to be kind to yourself. My dissatisfaction with my creative results has always been what I’ve used to propel myself to create technically […]