Jan Morgenstern

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Jan Morgenstern
Jan Morgenstern in 2008
Jan Morgenstern in 2008
Born 1980 (age 33–34)[1]
Uelzen, Lower Saxony, Germany[1]
Nationality German
Occupation Music composer
Years active 2003–present[1]
Notable work(s) Elephants Dream, Big Buck Bunny, and Sintel
Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled
Awards Two Jerry Goldsmith awards[2][3][4]

Jan Morgenstern (born 1980[1]) is a German music and audio composer.

His works include scoring and audio design for short films and video games, amongst them almost all the Blender Institute open-content movies[5][6][7] (except for the most recent movie, Tears of Steel[8]) and the Nintendo DS game Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled.[9]

Morgenstern has won two Jerry Goldsmith awards for his work in the open short film Sintel: Best Score in an Animated Short Film; and Best Song ("I Move On").[2][3][4]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "Composer Profile - Jan Morgenstern". Retrieved August 7, 2011. [dead link]
  2. ^ a b "Jerry Goldsmith Awards – History" (in Spanish). Retrieved July 18, 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Sintel Soundtrack Wins Two Jerry Goldsmith Awards". BlenderNation. July 26, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "Jan Morgenstern wins two Jerry Goldsmith awards". Blender Foundation. July 23, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Elephants Dream » the team". Blender Foundation. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Big Buck Bunny » Team". Blender Foundation. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Sintel, the Durian Open Movie Project » About". Blender Foundation. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  8. ^ "Team | Tears of Steel". 
  9. ^ "Black Sigil: Blade of the Exiled". GameFAQs. Retrieved August 7, 2011.