Free Webinar with Joe Kraemer

May 07, 2017

Joe Kraemer will share with you his advice on how to get started on a new score, with tricks to help with “writer’s block”, dealing with a temp score, and developing motivic elements based on story and character. Joe Kraemer is one of Hollywood’s brightest new voices, having won DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR in 2016 […]


UnderScore: Interview: Joe Kraemer

April 25, 2017

Interview: Joe Kraemer Award-winning composer Joe Kraemer joins us for an in-depth interview on his exciting career and the art of character-driven film scoring. You’ve heard Joe’s remarkable work in such films as Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (2015), Jack Reacher (2012) and Way of the Gun (2000). His celebrated score to Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation […]


Joe Kraemer to Score ‘Iron Fisting’

April 21, 2017

Joe Kraemer announced on Twitter that he will be scoring the upcoming TV series Iron Fisting. The show is created by Brian Gatewood and Alex Tanaka and follows the exploits of two mismatched buddy cops as they seek to protect Communism and comrades from the evils of Capitalism. The comedy, which is described as “being done as a fake Romanian cop […]


From Concept to Composition

April 04, 2017

Hollywood Music Workshop With Joe Kraemer,   July 26 – 30 This year’s composition class will be led by Hollywood composer Joe Kraemer, who recently won Discovery of the Year at the World Soundtrack Awards for his score to Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation. With a focus on the conceptual aspects of composing music for film, […]

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World Soundtrack Awards Gala & Concert

February 05, 2017

World Soundtrack Awards Gala & Concert – Wednesday October 18th This year the World Soundtrack Awards Gala & Concert, held on Wednesday October 18th and the Symphonic Jazz Concert, held on Thursday October 19th, both powered by Film Fest Gent, will focus on the incredible influence of jazz music on the art of film scoring […]


NowNextFuture: Joe Kraemer

January 24, 2017

The composer behind the soundtracks for Jack Reacher and Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation brings us stunning orchestral scores on his NowNextFuture release, Expressions of Cinema. See the whole interview HERE


9th Annual Hollywood Music Workshop

January 23, 2017

The popular composer academy launches new masterclasses in video games, midi mock-ups, & composing for documentaries & independent film. Hollywood Talents such as video game composer CRIS VELASCO, Emmy nominated composer MIRIAM CUTLER, powerhouse composer TJ LINDGREN, celebrated conductor JOHANNES VOGEL, and many more will teach at the Summer Academy. Returning this year are legendary […]


Columbia College Chicago

December 05, 2016

Columbia College Chicago Master’s program for Music Composition for the Screen worked with Joe Kraemer, composer of Jack Reacher, The Way of the Gun, and Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation over the past few weeks. Students worked with Joe on various films, learning how to spot, as well as compose for media.  


BMI Composer Joe Kraemer Winner at World Soundtrack Awards

October 25, 2016

On Wednesday, October 19, the World Soundtrack Academy announced the winners of the 2016 World Soundtrack Awards in Capitole, Ghent, where award-winning BMI composer Jeff Beal was named Television Composer of the Year and highly regarded BMI composer Joe Kraemer won the prestigious Discovery of the Year award. Film Fest Gent celebrated this year’s edition of […]