Canadian Gold - The New Hockey Night In Canada Anthem

Canadian Gold - The New Hockey Night In Canada Anthem 2008

Octavo Productions is super proud to announce that our composer and Octavo Crew member, Colin Oberst, won the CBC TV Hockey Night In Canada Anthem Challange on Oct 11, 2008. His song, Canadian Gold, has beaten 15000 entries and becomes the new Hockey Night In Canada Anthem and makes Canadian Hockey History! Click here to see the final version of the new HNIC video clip on CBC site.

Athletics World Championship 2001

Opening ceremony of the World Championships in Athletics in Edmonton, 2001

In 2001 Dr. Octavo was invited to create and remix one of the major themes "The Celestial" for the Opening Ceremonies of The 2001 World Championships In Athletics (Edmonton, Canada), televised to over 4 billion viewers on August 3, 2001. The 9 minute composition, remix and production was based on the late 80's hit single "Rise Up" by Parachute Club (produced by Daniel Lanois) and was accompanied by a fully choreographed 600 youth dance squad. The piece was one of the most upbeat and colorful highlights of the Opening Ceremonies."The Celestial" was also featured every midnight as the main music of the "Northern Lights" - the finale of daily music concert series featuring various major artist. "Northern Lights" was produced by Space Cannon Inc. as one of the most spectacular laser and light shows in Northern America.

Stein Mart

Stein Mart

This jingle was produced for the Stein Mart 2003 marketing campaign.