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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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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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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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GALLERY SHOW

Aquarium of the Pacific

CONTEMPORARY > Pop

Pleasant rhythmic tones, SFX and vocalizations convey a sense of beauty.

IF YOU LIKE:  Life of Pi

CLIP

Meet the intriguing inhabitants of the Pacific Ocean
Edited by Andrew M. Cohen of the Aquarium of the Pacific.

 

MOOD

Discovery, Joy, Wonder

TEMPO

Slow (85)

GENRES

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

 
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SELMA

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an Icarus Music/Urban Voodoo joint

CONTEMPORARY > Spoken Word Blues

Icarus Music + Urban Voodoo join forces to produce this unique portrait of America’s Civil Rights movement.

IF YOU LIKE:  Keb’ Mo’ and Def Jam Poetry

Music + Guitar: Eddie Freeman. Video: Marta Victoria.
Lyrics + Spoken Word: Micheaux Fortson with UrbanVoodoo.
Backing vocal: Nayla Ware. Concept: Dawn Del Bello.

Behind the Scenes: Creating Selma

 

MOOD

Hopeful, Poetic, Soulful

TEMPO

Slow (82)

GENRES

Drama, Documentary, History, Period Piece

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PROMETHEUS

MOOD

Driven, Heroic,
Intense

TEMPO

Moderate (103)

GENRES

Action-advent.,
Drama,
Sci-fi

ROCK > Goth +Song

Wailing rock, with intense, orchestral build. The raging eagle Squier riff sounds like a fierce raptor.

“Why would he delight in us?”

Grunge vocals: Eddie Freeman.

IF YOU LIKE: The Crow

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GRIM REAPER

MOOD

Determined,
Haunting, Troubled

TEMPO

Slower (69)

GENRES

Drama,
Period Piece, Western

UNPLUGGED > Americana +Song

Knee-slappin’, twangy lament.

“Grim reaper, don’t put me in mah grave.”

IF YOU LIKE: O Brother, Where Art Thou

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PRAYER TO A TIGER

MOOD

Beautiful, Spiritual, Trance

TEMPO

Slower (45)

GENRES

Documentary,
Drama, Dramedy, Romance

WORLD > Raga +Song

Evocative vocals, Tambura and soft strings.

East Indian classical prayer to the tiger.

Sung by Sudakshina Alagia. See Video.

IF YOU LIKE: Eat, Pray, Love

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BAGHDAD CAFE

MOOD

Haunting, Longing, Seductive, Sexy, Trance

TEMPO

Slow (95)

GENRES

Action-advent., Drama, Romance

WORLD > EthnicFusion

Drums and synth bass groove, while the duduk undulates.

Panning shot… a middle-eastern city beckons.

IF YOU LIKE: Bourne Supremacy

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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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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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