Game Makers Podcast – Sarah Schachner on the Music of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla
American composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Sarah Schachner is one of the three composers who worked on the soundtrack of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Schachner returns to the series after having been the main composer on Assassin’s Creed Origins and working on the soundtracks for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Assassin’s Creed Unity.
In two episodes of Ubisoft’s Game Makers podcast, Schachner discusses her process creating the tracks “Asgard – Hall of the Aesir” and “The Sceptered Isle,” blending ancient instruments and musical sensibilities with modern techniques to create rich music that echoes the game’s world and themes.
For Schachner, writing music for a game set in the Viking era was like coming home.
Jan 24, 2021 at 06:29