PlayPal 1: Olav Lervik

by 8Beats Sound Team

Welcome to PlayPal! We cast a spotlight on captivating stories, unique experiences, and invaluable insights of unheard voices shaping the gaming world.

Our first guest is Olav Lervik. He led a groundbreaking class on video game music at the prestigious W.A. Mozart Conservatory and now teaches composition at the University of Arts Zurich. He has also contributed to several video game soundtracks.

In this debut episode of PlayPal, Olav shares his journey, from his early beginnings to his perspectives on the future of video game music and the ever-evolving industry that continues to captivate audiences worldwide.


  • 01:24

    Michael Z. Land - Opening Theme

    Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

  • 03:43

    Jesper Kyd - Main Theme

    Hitman 2: Silent Assassin

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  • 06:19

    Jesper Kyd - Solomons Temple

    Assassin's Creed

  • 08:30

    Claude Debussy & Dan Golding - Préludes / Book 1, L. 117: Minstrels

    Untitled Goose Game

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  • 11:47

    Olav Lervik & Riga Cathedral Boys Choir - Kids - Bao


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  • 16:22

    Joel Schoch - Sail, My Friend!

    Far: Lone Sails

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  • 19:39

    Laryssa Okada - Trust Fall

    Manifold Garden

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  • 23:53

    Olav Lervik - March Of A Roach

    Journey Of A Roach

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  • 28:32

    Michel Barengo - Lunatics On The Run

    Silly Cartoon Adventures