Director Ivan Ayr's feature debut SONI, for which Nicholas composed the theme music, will premiere at the 2018 Venice Film Festival. The film explores gender politics through the experiences of a Delhi policewoman.
Nicholas will conduct two pieces at the HEAR NOW 2018 Festival of New Music by Contemporary Los Angeles Composers: IS MONEY MONEY by Anne LeBaron and EVERYTHING THE SUN GLOW by Andrew Moses. The concert is at the First Lutheran Church of Venice, Sunday April 29, 5pm.
Director Ben Strang's mystery-thriller pilot BEAST, for which Nicholas wrote the score, won the top jury prize in the "Independent Episodic" category at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas.
Nicholas has been commissioned, along with Gabriel Prokofiev and Giya Kancheli, to compose a new orchestral work for the Naples Philharmonic 2017 Masterworks Series. The piece will premiere March 30th, 2017, and will be conducted by Andrey Boreyko.
The Naples Philharmonic will perform Nicholas Jacobson-Larson and Dalton Leeb's educational children's piece "The Snow Queen" September 18 through October 16 as part of Artis-Naples' Family Concerts series. This interactive performance introduces elementary school students to the orchestra while teaching them about rhythm, melody, harmony and the families of instruments.
Nicholas recently contributed concert orchestrations and score preparation for composer Michael Giacchino’s Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness: Live In Concert, premiering at Royal Albert Hall in London, May 31, 2014.Read More