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November 10th, 2015 – Posted by Christen
Tags: boxing, canelo, Christen Lien, cotto, fighting, film score, film score music, hbo, hbo boxing, it's not a violin, martial arts, mexico, music, puerto rico, strings, television, television music, viola, violin, world championship, you tube / Music Updates / Comments Off on World Premiere of THE ESCAPE on HBO
My song THE ESCAPE from my new album will be featured on HBO on November 7th as part of 24/7’s featured showcase of the upcoming Miguel Cotto vs. Canelo Alvarez world championship fight in Las Vegas, which will take place on November 21st. Being that I’m a martial artist who has trained for many hours in […]
January 24th, 2014 – Posted by Christen
Tags: alice walker, American Masters, beauty in truth, Black HIstory Month, cinema, danny glover, film score, gloria steinem, howard zinn, music, orchestra, pbs, pulitzer prize, quincy jones, sapphire, steven spielberg, strings, the color purple, trailers, viola, violin, Walker, writers, yoko ono / Music Updates / Comments Off on BEAUTY IN TRUTH broadcast on PBS on February 7th
The film ALICE WALKER: BEAUTY IN TRUTH ~ a beautiful documentary about the Pulitzer Prize winning author of ‘The Color Purple‘ directed by Pratibha Parmar and features my music ~ will be screening on PBS on Friday, February 7th @ 9:00pm as part of the “American Masters” series and in celebration of Black History Month. […]
January 1st, 2014 – Posted by Christen
Tags: cello, Christen Lien, contemporary classical, film score, instruments, music, orchestra, strings, viola, violin / Inspiration / Comments Off on Happy New Year!
2014 has already started off well, I wrote a new song today. One that is warm and light-hearted… it kinda feels like a bird in flight. Happy New Year everyone!!
November 19th, 2013 – Posted by Christen
Tags: alice walker, documentary, feature film, film score, grand lake theater, kali films, music, oakland, orchestra, pbs, politics, pratibha parmar, pulitzer prize, quotes, soundtrack, strings, the color purple, truth, viola, violin, women / Music Updates, Musings / Comments Off on “Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth” screening
Last night’s screening of “Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth” was an incredible night of beginnings. It was the first time I saw my name on a large movie poster for my music. (Yay!) It was the first time I met Alice Walker, whose work, and more importantly, whose life has inspired me in so many ways. […]
July 18th, 2013 – Posted by Christen
Tags: alice walker, alice walker: beauty in truth, angela davis, beauty in truth, cello, cinematic music, dga, director's guild of america, directors guild, film score, howard zinn, kali, kali films, kali productions, la, los angeles, music, pratibha parmar, premiere, pulitzer prize, quincy jones, sapphire, screening, shaheen haq, soundtrack, steven spielberg, strings, the color purple, viola, violin, vol. I: battle cry, writer, yoko ono / Music Updates / Comments Off on ‘Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth’ screening at the Director’s Guild of America
Tonight at 7:00pm is the Los Angeles premiere of Alice Walker: Beauty In Truth – the new film about one of the most prolific writers of our time. I’m very excited to hear my music accompany the film in a stunning theater at the Director’s Guild of America, and celebrate this Pulitzer-Prize winning talent and amazing […]