What’s New

Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nomination

 

Geoff Koch and Seay have been nominated for best music in the New Age/Ambient category by the Hollywood Music in Media Awards for “Hearts Afire”.  This nomination is a tremendous honor.

This piece was created for the Adventist 60th General Conference, commissioned to represent the Divine calling to the ministry.

Music written and produced by Geoff Koch Vocals by Seay Video directed and produced by Jason Satterlund

Star Wars: The Force & The Fury

 

The score for the new Star Wars fan film “Star Wars: The Force & The Fury” was composed and produced by Geoff Koch, paying tribute to the scoring style of John Williams in the original films.  Watch the film here…

“Coming Back to the Hoop” available 3/14/17

 

The music for the award winning feature documentary “Coming Back to the Hoop” was produced and scored by Geoff Koch, and is now available to buy or stream.  See this link for more info about the film.

Buy on iTunes.

Buy at Amazon.

“In The Garden” #3 Album of 2016

 

Seay’s new album “In the Garden” has been named the #3 album of 2016 by Zone Music Reporter.  Geoff made significant contributions to this album by arranging, programming and playing on 3 of its cuts, and it featured one of Geoff’s original compositions — “Hearts Afire“.  Very proud of this recognition!

New Jingle for Oil Heat Assoc. of Central Pennsylvania

 

Working with MarketImage, Geoff Koch wrote and produced the new jingle for Oil Heat Association of Central PA.  Listen for it in Central Pennsylvania in 2017!

World Premiere of “The Gathering”

 

The new film, “The Gathering”, was scored by Geoff Koch.

Witness to Innocence announces the World Premiere of our new film, THE GATHERING, in Washington, D.C., presented by the European Union Delegation to the United States and the Embassy of France. The film tells the story of Witness to Innocence, the only national organization of death row exonerees led by exonerated death row survivors and their families. The injustice suffered by these courageous men and women compels them to be warriors against the death penalty.

The 6:30 PM screening at the French Embassy on Monday, October 17th is free and open to the public.  Registration for the Premiere can be made here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-gathering-world-premiere-registration-28375045525

New music for Houston KPRC

 

Working for Marty Morgan of Red Hot Jingles, Geoff Koch just completed production on a new music package for KPRC’s new TV show “Houston Live”.  Houston area folks… keep your eyes (and ears) open for this new show!

Seay’s new album “In The Garden”

 

KMP made significant creative contributions to Seay‘s new album “In The Garden“, providing extensive arrangements on three of the tracks, and including one original piece by Geoff Koch.  In The Garden has debuted to glowing reviews.  Check out http://www.seayinthegarden.com/ for more info and to buy the album.

“Star Thieves” theme music

 

KMP was tasked to create a promotional theme for the web series “Star Thieves” fund raiser.  “EPIC” in a word.

New score for Witness to Innocence

 

Koch Music Productions recently completed the score for a new documentary produced for Witness to Innocence, the organization founded by internationally renowned anti-death penalty activist, Sister Helen Prejean.  Check back for the announcement when this powerful new film is officially released.

New score for “Take Flight” fulldome show

 

KMP just completed the score for the new fulldome/planetarium show “Take Flight” for Morehead Planetarium and Science Center at the University of North Carolina.  This kids show documents the history and physics of flight, and is narrated by the inventors of the airplane themselves, Orville and Wilbur Wright (albeit as stick figures).  The world premiere of this show is set for February 2016.

MUSIC REQUEST:  This fun and informative show needed a vast variety of music.  From orchestral themes that reflect the grandeur of flight, to jazz, to the nostalgia of the early 1900’s, to modern electronica looking to the future and lots more, they combine to help tell the story of flight in a compelling and entertaining way for both adults and kids alike.

 

“The Record Keeper” wins top award for Best Feature Film

 

The film “The Record Keeper” has won the top award for Best Feature Film in the Open World Toronto Film Festival!  The Record Keeper was scored by Geoff Koch in 2014 — click on this link for more details about the film and the score.

Tame Your Mane jingle

 

Koch Music Productions created a new jingle and slogan for Tame Your Mane, the salons with the most attitude in all of Central Pennsylvania.

MUSIC REQUEST:  Lots of attitude with a hint of 80’s pop rock. Listen to the full sing:

Hearts Afire

 

Created for Adventist 60th General Conference, this epic and gorgeous piece was commissioned to represent the Divine calling to the ministry.

Music written and produced by Geoff Koch Vocals by Seay Video directed and produced by Jason Satterlund

Royal Plumbing commercial

 

The music and jingle (sung by “King Lewie”, a singing royal water droplet) for the new Royal Plumbing TV spot was written and produced by Geoff Koch. Look for the new commercial in the Des Moines, Iowa area!

Watch the spot here:

KMP also produces Voiceovers!

 

Koch Music Productions is also fully capable of handling your voiceover production needs.  From recording to mixing to mastering, KMP has you covered.  The following voiceover demo features the voice talents of Kaci Bolls http://kacibollshome.tumblr.com.

Geoff Koch wins 2015 “Curtain Call Award”

 

Jan. 13, 2015 – Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee honored alumnus Geoff Koch with the prestigious 2015 “Curtain Call Award“. The Award is presented annually to a School of Music alumnus in honor of achievement in the field of commercial and popular music. After receiving the Award, Koch gave an hour-long presentation, followed by a short concert featuring live performances of cues from “The Record Keeper” and “Coming Back to the Hoop“.

“Coming Back to the Hoop” wins & screenings

 

All of the original music for the feature documentary “Coming Back to the Hoop” was written and/or produced by KMP. “Hoop” won the “Audience Award” in the 2014 Alexandria Film Festival, and “Best Foreign Documentary” in the 2014 International Sports Movie and TV Festival in Samara, Russia.

“Hoop” has also been selected to screen in 2015 in the following film festivals…

Grossology and You – World Premiere November 22

 

Grossology and You is a fulldome planetarium show that helps kids learn about the human body through “gross” things like poop, snot and burps.  The 25-minute show and exhibits premieres November 22nd, 2014 at the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

MUSIC REQUEST:  This unique kids’ show needed music that is mischievous, fun, and a little “gross” itself, reflecting various characters and “gross” bodily functions.  As a fulldome show it needed to translate well into a large space for an immersive experience.  Listen to excerpts from Grossology:

“Coming Back to the Hoop” premieres Nov. 9 – Alexandria Film Festival

 

Coming Back To The Hoop is a feature documentary about the transformative power of basketball in the lives of senior women.  The film makes its world premiere in the Alexandria Film Festival, November 9, 2014.

MUSIC REQUEST:  This film had perhaps the most diverse musical needs ever tackled at KMP.  It required both producing and co-writing stylistically distinct songs for the film, as well as a varying underscore.  Listen to excerpts from the film, both songs and score…

“The Green Light (On My Life)” sung by Emily West, second-place winner in America’s Got Talent 2014:

 

“Feelin’ Like I’m 16 (But I’m Going On 70)” sung by “the voice”, Jonell Mosser:

 

“Reggae Homecoming” – all vocals performed by Jason Eskridge:

 

Underscore cues:

 

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