Kyd at 2018 Canadian Music Week

Jesper will be a featured speaker at 2018 Canadian Music Week, Toronto on May 12.

Fireside Chat: Jesper Kyd, Exploring Iconic Music for Video Game Worlds

A true innovator in the medium, BAFTA award-winning and Billboard / MTV VMA nominated Danish composer Jesper Kyd has created brand-defining original soundtracks for multiple blockbuster video game franchises including ASSASSIN’S CREED, BORDERLANDS, HITMAN, DARKSIDERS and STATE OF DECAY. Renowned for crafting unique cinematic and atmospheric musical scores with a diverse array of instrumentation and processed sounds, Kyd’s journey as an artist is ever-evolving and reflects a penchant for experimentation. “I love exploring new music styles and mixing different genres together,” says Kyd. “Finding a unique approach adds depth, which can truly define the score and the game.”