Natasa Paulberg is a Dublin based composer and performer. She has a M.Phil in Music and Media Technologies as well as a PhD in Composition and Music Technology from Trinity College, Dublin. Trained in piano, cello and voice, Natasa was project manager of the Irish Composers’ Collective and the 2012 Ad Astra Composition Competition winner held by the Contemporary Music Centre in Ireland. Her compositional work include pieces for various ensembles including orchestral, choral, brass quintet and the use of electroacoustic elements with concert performances at The National Concert Hall, Samuel Beckett Theatre, Cake Contemporary Centre and Centre for Creative Practices as well as Los Angeles studio recordings. She is the lead composer for the Haunted Planet Studios gaming company and was the 2012 – 2013 recipient of the Fulbright-Enterprise Ireland scholarship. Natasa attended UCLA’s renowned Film Scoring program in Los Angeles and during that time worked on projects with Hollywood composers Garry Schyman (BioShock, Dante’s Inferno) and Christopher Young (Spiderman 3, Drag Me to Hell). She is often in LA for work.
Most recently Natasa worked on the feature length documentary The Hunger: The Story of the Irish Famine, directed by Ruan Mangan and narrated by Liam Neeson, which you can read (and listen to) more about here.
In this short video Natasa explains a bit more about the creative process behind the score for The Hunger:
Here’s the 2020 Screen Ireland trailer which Natasa scored:
And here’s an ad for NAB (National Australia Bank) for which Natasa provided the music:
Natasa has made music for a whole range of Short Films, some of which are featured on her Spotify list below.
Find more from Natasa on Spotify, or contact us here at Avant Music Port directly for bespoke music for your project.
You can go directly to Natasa’s personal website here.
July 01, 2016