Barbican Contemporary Music

Dear Esther / Jessica Curry

Sept. 28, 2016

A deserted landscape, memories of a fatal crash, a book written by a dying explorer – 'Dear Esther' is part of a new wave of videogames that redefines what they can do, proving videogames are capable of the same musical, narrative and artistic expression as film or literature. This week, we chat to composer Jessica Curry, who wrote the game’s soaring score, ahead of the first ever live performance of 'Dear Esther' at Milton Court Concert Hall on Friday 14 October. neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.