Penka Kouneva is a world renowned composer, orchestrator and soundtrack producer. Her work has included iconic video games and feature films. Check out her work on IMDb: 

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The 5 priorities: 

1- Earn money to stay alive

2- Grow as an artist composing music 

3- Make Friendships 

4- Research & Learn

5- Stay healthy


Duke University:

Alien of Extraordinary Ability:

Patrick Williams:

National Academy of Music:

International League of Women Composers (International Alliance for Women in Music):

Alliance for Women Film Composers:

Stephen Jaffe:

Scott Lindroth:

Prince of Persia:

Steve Jablonsky:

Daniel Schweiger:

Game Developers Conference:

Game Sound Con:

Society of Composers and Lyricists:



Paul Salamoff:


Cliff Martinez:

Steven Soderbergh: