We posted earlier this year that our strings were heavily featured in the Sundance film, Don Jon’s Addiction. After being picked up for national distribution (and a slight title change to Don Jon) we are happy to announce that the movie premiered in the US on Friday, September 27th. Collaborative effort Don Jon writer, director and Read more about Music in Don Jon features Christian Howes Strings[…]
The Christian Howes String Recording team lent its talents to indie pop artist Andrea Perry ‘s newest release “Four”. Our live strings were featured on two tracks, “My Lover Said” and “Where Have You Been”. Funded in part by a very successful Kickstarter campaign, the album has received many rave reviews. Frank Cotolo (Cotolo Chronicles) Read more about String Recording for Indie Pop Artist Andrea Perry[…]
The Christian Howes String Recording team is featured prominently in 5 Alarm Music’s “Cinemasounds 4” music library! 5 Alarm Music is an independent production music library for film, television, radio, and commercials offering unparalleled music expertise. Mixing Live and Sampled Strings Composer Aram Mandossian talks about mixing our live strings with sampled strings to create a Read more about String Recording for 5 Alarm Music’s Cinemasounds 4![…]
I don’t generally defend my work against criticism, but it’s not every day that someone like Hans Zimmer takes time out of his day to insult me in a pretentious rant! Not only did Mr. Zimmer compare our string recordings unfavorably to “student” work and “any sample library”, he said our recordings were “lifeless”, and, Read more about In response to Hans Zimmer[…]
A fresh R and B/Jazz album that was long in the making, The Braxton Brothers True Love album was released Valentine’s Day! Our string recording Team was featured heavily – some of our favorite R and B string arrangements ensue….