The VideoNotes: Alexander Kostov
music artist, composer for film music, TV, games and commercials
Alexander Kostov is a music composer born in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, currently living in Sofia. He quickly established himself as a talented and prolific artist with an impressive portfolio of projects in short movies and video games, featuring film scores for a couple of full length films, Android games and commercials.
Being one of the youngest team members of the Sofia Session Orchestra, a creative community of the most excellent and experienced musicians in Bulgaria, Kostov has worked as score preparation assistant & arranger for Two Steps from Hell’s album "Battlecry" (2015), composed by Thomas Bergersen.
Choose some pieces of your own work:
- the film score I wrote for Rapid response corps (directed by Stanislav Donchev), Rapid response corps 2: Nuclear threat
- the music for Shooting star short film (2015, dir. Lyubo Yonchev)
- the work I’m currently doing, co-writing the music for Smart Christmas - a family music film, in collaboration with Georgi Strezov.
Share your favorite pieces from other artists:
- The work of my fella Georgi Strezov, and especially the one he did for The Golden Apple Series: The Legend of the First Kuker Warrior
- I love Bear McReary - a truly wonderful composer and musician.
- The work of Alan Silvestri and Bryan Tyler are a great inspiration too.