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The Pics and Flicks has a special treat on April 1 as part of the Kiama Jazz Festival!
Composer and performer Jan Preston is one of
Her theme to the iconic ABC TV series, Australian Story can be heard every Monday night nationwide in
She composed the soundtrack for all five Australian Dynasties Series on ABC TV, the 4 part drama series Bastard Boys, and hundreds of documentaries and documentary series.
Jan has recently completed music for her 6th feature film, her sister Gaylene Preston's latest movie, Home By Christmas.
Jan has also composed and performed the music for 12 silent movies, including The Kid Stakes.
"I find the process of adding music to the sound effects and dialogue of a film endlessly fascinating and totally obsessive. The musical layers possible from the underscore can change the emotional impact and the meaning of the film to the viewer, and I love the way every film score I compose emerges from the world of the film." JP.