Game Music Festival: The Jazz of Cuphead
A seasoned big-band swing through the jazz soundtrack of Cuphead, a game paying homage to the golden age of cartoons with its bold style.
Cuphead won the BAFTA Games Award for Music in 2018.. Composed by Kristofer Maddigan, the original soundtrack swiftly transports the listener to a world inspired by Duke Ellington and Count Basie, but always with a twist.
The game features two cup-like brothers striving to repay their debt to the devil in a dynamic rubber hose animation style.
The soundtrack is performed by Bartosz Pernal Orchestra. They are certainly up to the challenge, having previously performed The Jazz of Grim Fandango – another tribute to a cult classic game soundtrack.
The composer of the Cuphead soundtrack, Kristofer Maddigan, also joins the audience on-site.
- Bartosz Pernal Orchestra
- Kristofer Maddigan: Cuphead - music from the soundtrack arr. Bartosz Pernal
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VIP tickets are £95, and include a post-show meet and greet session with Kristofer Maddigan, composer of the Cuphead soundtrack.
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