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Manuel is a passionate, driven, and techsavvy AV technician, artist and music composer with over ten years of experience, specializing in the captivating world of music and entertainment.

Manuel is an expert in creating soundtracks for short filmsfeature films and video games.

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Video Game Music: Exploring Genres and Their Impact

Video game music spans orchestral, ambient, electronic, chiptune, jazz, rock, and world genres, enhancing immersion, emotion, and storytelling. Orchestral Soundtracks Orchestral soundtracks are perhaps the most iconic and cinematic style of video game music. This...

How to Register and Order on My Film Music Orchestral Page

When you open my Film Music Orchestral page, if you are not registered on Fiverr, a pop-up will appear. You will need to choose how to register. It's very simple and takes just a few seconds. This is what will appear: After registering, the pop-up will disappear, and...

Black Holes as Gods: Cosmic Forces and Divine Mysteries at the Heart of the Galaxy

The idea that black holes could be considered gods is a fascinating intersection of science, philosophy, and spirituality. It's an evocative concept: if the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy were some natural manifestation of a god, what implications...

The Evolution of Music and the Digital Era: A Personal Journey

As we stand at the crossroads of technological innovation and creative expression, I find myself reflecting on my journey in the music industry—a journey that began in the late '90s, a pivotal era that marked the beginning of a digital music revolution. It was a time...

The Healing Power of Music

Healing Power of Music In the heart of New York City, amidst the hustle and bustle of Broadway's theatrics and the echoes of its orchestras, lies a story that tugs at the strings of the soul. Martin Agee, a violinist whose talents have graced the stages of Broadway,...

The Ethical Intersection of AI, Neuroscience, and Music in Branding

The fusion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and neuroscience within the music industry heralds a transformative era in leveraging music to achieve brand objectives. This integration is not just about creating catchy tunes but involves a sophisticated process of...
Newsletter on LinkedIn

Newsletter on LinkedIn

I am thrilled to announce the launch of my new newsletter on LinkedIn, Marino Composer's Corner! In this exciting publication, I will delve into the fascinating realm of music, soundtracks, and audio in general. Join me on this journey as we uncover the artistry...

Video Game Music: Exploring Genres and Their Impact

video game music

Video game music spans orchestral, ambient, electronic, chiptune, jazz, rock, and world genres, enhancing immersion, emotion, and storytelling.

Orchestral Soundtracks

Orchestral soundtracks are perhaps the most iconic and cinematic style of video game music Game Audio: The Underrated Role of Audio in Video Games - When it comes to video game development, visuals often steal the spotlight. However, game audio is an equally important component that contributes to the immersive experience. As someone who specializes in music composition and audio integration in games, I understand the nuanced role sound plays. Let’s delve into why audio should never be an afterthought… . This category draws heavily from classical music traditions, using full orchestras to create epic, sweeping scores that heighten the emotional impact of the game. Think of the majestic themes in games like “The Legend of Zelda” or the epic battle music in “Final Fantasy”. These compositions often involve a complex interplay of strings, brass, woodwinds, and percussion, designed to evoke a wide range of emotions, from triumph to despair.

Ambient Music

Ambient music in video games is used to create atmosphere and immersion. It’s less about melody and more about mood. This video game music How to Register and

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How to Register and Order on My Film Music Orchestral Page

When you open my Film Music Orchestral page, if you are not registered on Fiverr, a pop-up will appear. You will need to choose how to register. It’s very simple and takes just a few seconds. This is what will appear:

The registration process is so simple! Then, just contact me or directly place a music order by following the instructions on the page!

After registering, the pop-up will disappear, and you will see this:

Message me on my Orchestral Page! Or directly place a music order by following the instructions on it!

From this page (my Film Music Orchestral page) you can contact me or place a music order. I recommend contacting me first, as I’m always available in all time zones and will reply within a few minutes!

Tutorial: How to Place an Order on My Orchestral Music Gig on Fiverr

  1. Visit My Gig Page: Go to my Film Music Orchestral page.
  2. Log In or Register:
    • If you are not logged in, a pop-up will appear prompting you to log in or register. Choose your preferred method (email, Facebook, Google, etc.) and follow the instructions to create an account.
  3. Explore the Gig Details:
    • Read the gig description, check out the samples of my work, and review the pricing packages available. This will help you understand what services are offered and choose the best option for your needs.
  4. Select a Package:
    • Choose the

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Black Holes as Gods: Cosmic Forces and Divine Mysteries at the Heart of the Galaxy

black holes

The idea that black holes could be considered gods is a fascinating intersection of science, philosophy, and spirituality. It’s an evocative concept: if the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy were some natural manifestation of a god, what implications would that have for our understanding of the universe and our place within it?

Black holes are regions of spacetime exhibiting such strong gravitational effects that nothing—not even particles and electromagnetic radiation such as light—can escape from inside it.

The supermassive black hole believed to reside at the center of the Milky Way, known as Sagittarius A*, significantly influences the galaxy’s structure and dynamics. Its immense gravitational pull orchestrates the orbits of stars in the galaxy, much like a conductor leading an orchestra.

From a scientific viewpoint, suggesting that black holes are gods might seem a stretch. However, integrating this with spiritual or philosophical interpretations, where natural phenomena are often seen as manifestations of the divine, could provide a novel perspective.

Throughout history, many cultures have revered celestial objects and astronomical phenomena. For example, ancient civilizations such as the Greeks and Egyptians personified the sun, moon, and stars as gods. Similarly, in Hindu cosmology, the universe is cyclically …

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The Evolution of Music and the Digital Era: A Personal Journey

As we stand at the crossroads of technological innovation and creative expression, I find myself reflecting on my journey in the music industry—a journey that began in the late ’90s, a pivotal era that marked the beginning of a digital music revolution. It was a time when mp3.com emerged as a groundbreaking platform, offering independent artists, including myself under the pseudonym Vanethian, a chance to distribute our music and earn royalties.

This opportunity propelled me into the global top 100 for New Age music, and in 2000, I was featured in the prestigious “Flashback 2000 – The Digital Music Revolution” compilation by mp3.com. This period was transformative, defining the possibilities for indie artists to self-determine and thrive independently.

The mp3.com era was a testament to the power of digital platforms in democratizing music distribution, allowing many artists, myself included, to invest in our studios and professionalize our craft. However, as mp3.com’s chapter closed due to legal challenges and its subsequent absorption by major labels, my focus shifted towards the realm of soundtracks. Initially, I ventured into video game music Game Audio: The Underrated Role of Audio in Video Games - When it comes to video game development, visuals often steal

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The Healing Power of Music

Healing Power of Music

Healing Power of Music

In the heart of New York City, amidst the hustle and bustle of Broadway’s theatrics and the echoes of its orchestras, lies a story that tugs at the strings of the soul. Martin Agee, a violinist whose talents have graced the stages of Broadway, extends his gift of music beyond human audiences to an audience of a more furry kind at the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).

Volunteering his time and talent, Agee performs classical compositions by the likes of Bach, Mozart, and other renowned composers to calm and reassure abused and rescued animals. This remarkable endeavor highlights the universal language of music and its soothing effects not only on humans but on animals as well.

Music, with its undulating melodies and harmonies, has long been recognized for its therapeutic effects. Researchers and therapists have documented its calming influence on the human mind, reducing stress, anxiety, and even physical pain. However, Agee’s initiative brings to light an often-overlooked aspect of music’s power—its ability to reach across species barriers and provide comfort and solace to non-human beings.

Dogs, particularly those rescued from abusive situations, arrive at shelters like ASPCA carrying the weight …

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The Ethical Intersection of AI, Neuroscience, and Music in Branding

neuroscience

The fusion of Artificial Intelligence ChatGPT and Artificial Intelligence - With ChatGPT, we find ourselves in the midst of a technological revolution these days. Many people are oblivious to it. For instance, my wife, who isn't very tech-savvy, has no idea how crucial these years are for the future of the next generations. Artificial intelligence is here, many will lose their jobs, and new technologies… (AI) and neuroscience within the music industry heralds a transformative era in leveraging music to achieve brand objectives. This integration is not just about creating catchy tunes but involves a sophisticated process of understanding and influencing consumer behavior through music. AI, with its vast computational power, can sift through massive datasets to identify patterns and preferences in music consumption. When combined with insights from neuroscience, which studies how our brains respond to music, this technology can predict the emotional and cognitive effects of music on listeners with remarkable accuracy.

Music has always been a powerful tool for eliciting emotions and memories. However, the application of AI and neuroscience takes this to a new level by enabling a tailored approach. By analyzing neural responses, AI algorithms can help brands choose songs that will resonate more deeply …

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