Award-winning Composer, Conductor, Producer, and Speaker
Eímear Noone is a Dublin based conductor and award-winning Irish composer, composing extensively for film and video games.
As one of the world’s premier composers of games scores, Eímear is responsible for some of the most enduring soundscapes on World of Warcraft and other best-selling video games. Her composition portfolio of 26 film and video-game titles has received multiple industry accolades including the Hollywood Music in Media Award for Best Video Game Score. Recently, Eimear composed the score for the animated feature, Two by Two: Overboard, which topped the UK Box Office for two weeks in October 2020. Eímear has also worked on film scores for directors such as Gus Van Sant and Joe Dante, orchestrating for Oscar nominee Javier Navarrette (composer of Pan’s Labyrinth).
Alongside composing, Eímear conducts orchestras worldwide – notably, she was chosen by Nintendo to conduct the first-ever 3D filming of a game score and has recorded game scores for Sony Interactive. Eímear works closely with Base Hologram and is the primary conductor for their “Callas in Concert” Tour, an event that brings the opera legend, Maria Callas, back to the stage via hologram with a full live orchestra. In 2020, Eímear made history by becoming the first female conductor to perform at the 92nd Academy Award ceremony.
Highlights of Eímear’s engagements include conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra, Singapore Symphony Orchestra, and Danish National Symphony, performing at sold-out shows at The Mann Center, Wolftrap and Beijing’s Olympic Stadium to an audience of 80,000 and for the Los Angeles Ballet in their inaugural production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, earning recognition from the LA Times.
As an advocate for creative women in technology and music, Eímear is also in demand as a speaker and radio host, regularly invited to conferences, and became the presenter for Classic FM’s show High Score in 2019.
From the greatest musical and storytelling traditions; Eímear Noone is a timeless artist and a woman of right now.
- Eimear Noone on BBC Worldwide’s ‘In The Studio’ discussing Film Composition
- WIRED Magazine article: ‘The Women Who Invented Video Game Music’