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CHORALE OF THE JELLIES

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Aquarium of the Pacific

James Edward Freeman conducts The Long Beach Chorale, during this delightful world premier at the Aquarium of the Pacific.

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

Dreamy

IF YOU LIKE:  Arvo Pärt

CLIP

Two movements from the five-part chorale, Egg Yolk Jelly and Moon Jelly.
Part of the Symphony of the Jellies works by the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific

 

MOOD

Dreamy, Joyful, Sweet

TEMPO

Slow (79) and Moderate (107)

GENRES

Fantasy, Romance

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Music in the Key of Sea

James Freeman conducts the Long Beach Chorale’s dress rehearsal at the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific.
 
“Music in the Key of Sea” will feature two movements from the “Symphony of the Jellies,” a scientific collaboration between James Freeman and Marty Quinn based on the movements of jellies.

With Choir Director Beth Syverson on piano, and Amanda Duncan playing Vibraphone, this segment is just one part of a delightful, multi-media extravaganza by the Long Beach Chorale.
 
TICKETS + INFORMATION.

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THE SYMPHONY OF THE JELLIES . TRAILER

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Aquarium of the Pacific . iTunes Release

James Edward Freeman’s delightful symphonic debut evolves from the most unique of musical partnerships.

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

Dreamy

IF YOU LIKE:  Arvo Pärt

CLIP

The opening scene. Full version available on iTunes
Symphony of the Jellies by Aquarium of the Pacific

 

MOOD

Dreamy, Joyful, Sweet

TEMPO

Slow (75)

GENRES

Fantasy, Romance

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SCIENCE ON A SPHERE    .    Stack A

Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific . SoS Film

 
Scoring for an international aquarium that’s out to save the oceans is simply incredible work. Visit the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific yourself to see what amazing things they’re up to locally… and globally.
 

 The Urban Ocean

FILM SYNOPSIS

CA’s urban ocean is a model citizen.

MOOD

Discovery, Complex, Mystery.
 
ROCK > Progressive

 

 Ocean in Motion

FILM SYNOPSIS

Ocean = Motion = Life.

MOOD

Energetic , Sophisticated, Upbeat.
 
CONTEMPORARY > Fusion

 

 Exploring the Depths

FILM SYNOPSIS

The evolution of ocean exploration.

MOOD

Happy, Joyful, Wonder.
 
CONTEMPORARY > Alternative + Rock

 

Science on a Sphere® series by the Aquarium of the Pacific

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JOURNEY TO SHARK EDEN

National Geographic Documentary Film . Sealight Pictures

ORCHESTRAL > Cinematic

Dramatic open builds excitement for the adventure.

IF YOU LIKE:  John Williams

CLIP

Dr. Enric Sala in a pool of reef sharks.
Journey to Shark Eden by Sealight Pictures

 

MOOD

Courage, Danger, Thrilling

TEMPO

Moderate (110)

GENRES

Action-Advent.

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FINDING OUR VOICES . Open

Independent film . Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

ORCHESTRAL > Cinematic

Energetic string arpeggios emphasize the struggle of war. Escalating melodies offer hope.

IF YOU LIKE:  Breach

CLIP

The battle between light and dark.
Finding Our Voices by Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

 

MOOD

Epic, Grand, Poignant, Solemn

TEMPO

Moderate (117)

GENRES

Adventure, Drama, Espionage

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LIFE IN A SMALL TOWN

MOOD

Light, Quirky,
Uplifting

TEMPO

Moderate (104)

GENRES

Drama, Fantasy,
Rom-com

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

Pizzicato strings delicately dance with bell sprays… to the accompaniment of cello tones.

Long tracking shot, down happy Main Street, USA.

IF YOU LIKE: The Truman Show

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ATOMIC CAT

MOOD

Discovery, Ethereal,
Mystery

TEMPO

Moderate (107)

GENRES

Fantasy, Sci-fi

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

Mysterious house groove with world feel.

5.1 Surround Sound “experience” piece, with dramatic panning elements. Both earbuds required.

IF YOU LIKE:  Avatar

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SYLVIA EARLE AND THE OCEAN

Documentary Film . Aquarium of the Pacific

ORCHESTRAL > Modern

Simple-and-intimate classical piano and cello.

IF YOU LIKE:  The Horse Whisperer

CLIP

Dr. Earle shares her life-long affair with the ocean. “Our lives depend on the existence of the ocean… everything is a miracle.”
Edited by Andrew M. Cohen of the Aquarium of the Pacific.

 

MOOD

Awe, Beauty, Wonder

TEMPO

Slower (??)

GENRES

Documentary,
Drama

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MONSTER ~ TODAY’S THE DAY

TV Commercial  .  Director’s portfolio

ORCHESTRAL > Classical

Light jazz licks in a humorous call-and-return.

IF YOU LIKE:  Father of the Bride

CLIP

Group therapy can be pretty funny!
Directed by Tudor Applen.

 

MOOD

Fun, Quirky, Playful

TEMPO

Slow (92)

GENRES

Comedy, Commercial, Romance

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What is Science on a Sphere?

<<< Ocean Science Center

Floating 6′ sphere installation with upper video monitors.

More about Science on a Sphere® installations worldwide.

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CREDITS: SoS . Extreme Weather

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen, Keith Miller, John Rouse and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Exploring the Depths

Narrated by

Michael Donovan

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

Getty Images, NOAA and pond5

Funding provided by

The Roddenberry Foundation

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Ocean in Motion

Written by

42 Degrees North

Produced by

Cortina Productions

Original Music by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Footage provided by

Discovery Access, pond5, Scubazoo, and T3Media

Images provided by

NASA

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Additional funding provided by

The Roddenberry Foundation

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Cities Through Time

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Aquaculture

Narrated by

Michael Donovan

Original Script by

Kim Thompson and Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen and Jerry R. Schubel

Edited by

Andrew M. Cohen

Multimedia Design by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

NOAA, Getty Images, NatureFootage/OceanFootage, Neil Simms and Jeff Milisen of Kampachi Farms, Don Kent and Hubbs Sea World Research Institute

Program-creation partners

Aquarium of the Pacific and NOAA Fisheries

Funding provided by

The Miller Foundation

NOAA Advisors

Michael Rust, Christopher Botnick and Micheal Rubino

Scientific Advisors

Michael Rust and Don Kent

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . The Urban Ocean

Narrated by

Jerry R. Schubel

Produced by

Jerry R. Schubel, Derek Balsillie, Andrew M. Cohen, Keith Miller and John Rouse

Edited and Animated by

Keith Miller

Original Music, Sound Effects, Narration Recording and Final Mix by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Images provided by

DCA Film & Video Productions, Getty Images, NOAA and pond5

Funding provided by

The Miller Foundation

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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CREDITS: SoS . Seaports of San Pedro Bay

Written by

42 Degrees North

Produced by

Cortina Productions

Original Music by

Icarus Music
Eddie Freeman and Marta Victoria

Footage provided by

Artbeats Digital Film Library, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway, ©iStockphoto.com, , Maersk Line, pond5, Port of Long Beach, The Port of Los Angeles, SkySails and Thought Equity Motion

Images provided by

The Journal of Commerce, The Box That Changed The World: 50 Years of Container Shipping” by Joseph Bonney and Arthur Donovan, ©iStockphoto.com, Bigstock.com and University of Southern California, on behalf of the USC Special Collections

Funding provided by

NOAA Coastal Services Center, Port of Long Beach and The Port of Los Angeles

For installation at the

Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California

In conjunction with

NOAA’s worldwide Science on a Sphere® program

Credits + links are posted w/ best intentions. If involved, and you wish a change, please e-mail us.
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