Is video game music classical music?
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Catherine Bott's Review of 2013
4. Is video game music classical music?
The appearance of music by Japanese composer Nobuo Oematsu in the Top Ten of Classic FM’s Hall of Fame this year caused quite a fuss. The reason? It’s from a video game. "I must admit that as a non-player of video games I was expecting it to be all blood and thunder," says Catherine, "but its sweetness and delicacy surprised me."