David Rubenstein

November 17, 2022

Short Drama Film: “The Best Gift”

Short Drama Film: “The Best Gift”  I’ve been contributing music to several films this month. The most recent one is “The Best Gift”, a lovely film written and directed by Joshua Pitney. Joshua is currently […]
October 17, 2022

Teaser for a Visual Novel

Teaser for a Visual Novel In my previous post, I showed how I composed and produced the music for a trailer for the visual novel, “Missing Pieces”. Here I show another trailer–actually, a teaser, which […]
October 11, 2022

Trailer for a Visual Novel

Trailer for a Visual Novel I’ve been working with a wonderful co-op video game development team called Questyard. The team is building several video games; the most challenging game is actually a visual novel, called […]
September 21, 2022

Bittersweet Drama

Bittersweet Drama Filmmaker Victor De Almeida of Phoenix Works Films asked me to score a few short scenes from a bittersweet drama film titled “The Ashes You Left Behind”. In the film, a couple reunites […]
August 24, 2022

Jazzy Satire Film

Jazzy Satire Film A filmmaker asked me to score a short scene from a satirical film titled “Midnight Snack”. In the scene, a man starts cooking, but becomes more and more upset as his meal […]
August 16, 2022

Music for a Fantasy Comedy

Music for a Fantasy Comedy I was asked to score a pair of scenes for a Fantasy Comedy film. In the first scene, a young woman joyfully goes about her daily life. She occasionally is […]
August 8, 2022

Exotic Music for a Video

Exotic Music for a Video  I’ve been contributing music to a game development team; we are producing a visual novel. It’s still a way off, but it is a lot of fun putting together all […]
July 30, 2022

Documentary Feature Film

Documentary Feature Film   Stephen Noorshargh of G22 Studios directed “Listen to Britain”, a beautiful documentary film about people who immigrate to Great Britain. Stephen writes that some of the images will only be understood by […]
July 20, 2022

Creepy Horror Film

Creepy Horror Film Stanley Roubaix wrote and directed this creepy film about a woman who just wants a warm place to sleep for the night. Actress Betty Anyika does a great job portraying a woman […]
July 13, 2022

Composing to a Script

Composing to a Script In the past, when composing music for a film, I have always been able to load the video into my DAW (Cakewalk by Bandlab). I would set up markers in DAW, […]
June 25, 2022

Spooky Comedy Film

Spooky Comedy Film: The Missing Cat Randy Nundlall wrote and directed this hilarious film about two young women who dabble in witchcraft. The film has some very nice sound effects produced by Lucy McLellan. I am particularly […]
June 22, 2022

Odd Meters

Odd Meters As mentioned in an earlier post, I am involved with a video game in development, called “The Sand Knight”. In fact, you can try out a very early version of the game on […]