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COAL BURNIN’ BETTY

Eddie’s Slideshow Demo-for-Fun

UNPLUGGED > Americana

Plucky banjo, sentimental strings and happy guitar counterpoints capture a rustic, by-gone era.

IF YOU LIKE:  Hatfields & McCoys

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Ole timey tribute to the hard-edged mountain men and women of Peach Creek, West Virginia.

 

MOOD

Determined, Joy, Travel

TEMPO

Fast (129)

GENRES

Adventure,
Comedy, Period Piece

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THEY’RE ALL AROUND YOU

MOOD

Danger, Primal, Sexy, Thrilling

TEMPO

Fast (135) to
Faster (155)

GENRES

Action-advent.,
Psych-Thriller, Sci-fi

WORLD > Tribal

Rockin’ drums, SFX and Poylynesian grooves start fast, then get climactic!

Dead center of a dramatic, 5.1 surround sound hunt.

IF YOU LIKE: Planet of the Apes

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SOS . OCEAN IN MOTION

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Science on a Sphere® by Aquarium of the Pacific

CONTEMPORARY > Fusion

This dynamic piece progresses from thoughtful to rockin’, joyfully inspiring a sense of urgency. Features catchy motifs; sweet time shifts and deliciously cue-ey hits.

IF YOU LIKE:  Avatar

FILM SYNOPSIS

Ocean = Motion = Life.
What is Science on a Sphere®?
Film Credits

 

MOODS

Energetic , Sophisticated, Upbeat.

TEMPOS

Moderate (117); Fast (125); Slower (60), (71); Fast (140)

GENRES

Action-Advent., Sci-Fi

 

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BULLDOZER

MOOD

Funky, Hip,
Quirky

TEMPO

Fast (136)

GENRES

Comedy, Road Trip,
Sports

ROCK > Punk

Drums-driven tune. Pop-radio-friendly, ala Green Day.

Perfect theme for a buddy movie.

Written for Discovery Channel’s “The Big Swell

Guitar and bass: Eddie Freeman.

IF YOU LIKE: The Hangover

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OUT OF CONTROL

MOOD

Danger, Driven,
Intense

TEMPO

Fast (134)

GENRES

Action-advent., Drama,
Thriller

ROCK > Metal +Song

Grinding guitar; fast, driving beat and grunge vocals.

“Rush junkie… that’d be me.”

IF YOU LIKE: Fast & Furious

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WE BUILT THIS CITY

Upfront Video . Discovery Channel

ROCK > British

Catchy score with great background vocals delivers excitement.

IF YOU LIKE:  Car commercials

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London, Paris, New York!
In-house promo by Holly Stadtler of Dream Catcher Films, Inc.

 

MOOD

Cosmopolitan, Energetic, Upbeat

TEMPO

Fast (135)

GENRES

Commercials

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THE HARPY EAGLE

MOOD

Passionate, Seductive, Soaring

TEMPO

Fast (139)

GENRES

Drama,
Romance

WORLD > Flamenco

Emotive violin builds to a rhythmic crescendo.

The poignant last dance of two parting lovers.

Violin: Peter Kent. Guitar: Eddie Freeman.
Drums: Marta Victoria.

IF YOU LIKE: Columbiana

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SOS . THE URBAN OCEAN

Science on a Sphere® by Aquarium of the Pacific

ROCK > Progressive

Four distinct parts, all upbeat with rock and
hip-hop overtones.

IF YOU LIKE:  Love, Actually

FILM SYNOPSIS

California’s urban ocean serves a diverse audience with a variety of needs. Exciting, intelligent leadership here bodes well for urban oceans everywhere.
What is Science on a Sphere®?
Film Credits

 

MOODS

Discovery, Complex, Mystery, Urgent.

TEMPOS

Slow (79); Fast (125); Slow (94); Moderate (120)

GENRES

Dramedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

 
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SOS . EXPLORING THE DEPTHS

Science on a Sphere® by Aquarium of the Pacific

CONTEMPORARY > Alternative + Rock

Beginning: upbeat, melodic strings + vocalizations, and complimentary narrative hits. Middle: brief historical, then modern motifs. Conclusion: richly melodic, compelling rock treatment.

IF YOU LIKE:  MTV (end)

FILM SYNOPSIS

A fun and unique look at the history and science behind the exploration of the ocean.
What is Science on a Sphere®?
Film Credits

 

MOODS

Happy, Joyful, Wonder.

TEMPOS

Fast (128); Slow (90); Slower (74); Moderate (117); Fast (128)

GENRES

Animation, Romance,
Talk-Show.

 
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SOS . AQUACULTURE

Science on a Sphere® by Aquarium of the Pacific

CONTEMPORARY > Modern

This score moves through many phases, mostly modern, which are sometimes punctuated with light sci-fi sound effects.

IF YOU LIKE:  Ellen

FILM SYNOPSIS

The consumption of seafood is increasing globally. How do differing countries respond to demand? What does the future of fishing look like?
What is Science on a Sphere®?
Film Credits

 

MOODS

Delight, Hip, Intelligent, Nourishing.

TEMPOS

Fast (125); Slow (88), (100); Fast (130); Moderate (112); Fast (133)

GENRES

Dramedy,
Talk-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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