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Scoring Netflix’s ‘Marco Polo’ series

The original Netflix series Marco Polo, produced by The Weinstein Company, stars Lorenzo Richelmy as the Italian explorer Marco Polo and his early life in the court of Kublai Khan. There is worldly adventure, sex, violence and sweeping scores. Netflix has already ordered a second 10-episode season.

The music for the series, a seamless blend of East and West, combining traditional Silk Road instrumentation with a contemporary cinematic score, is created by Peter Nashel (of DuoTone Audio Group) and Eric V. Hachikian. Nashel, a composer and music producer who works in feature film, documentary, television, spots, and all forms of new media, is a co-founder of DuoTone, which also provided audio post production on the series. He was kind enough to Continue reading