Divinity: Original Sin composer Kirill Pokrovsky has passed away

By Brenna Hillier
3 June 2015 03:00 GMT

Composer Kirill Pokrovsky has left us.

The 53 year old Russian-Belgian composerpassed away on June 1. No details have been reported.

Pokrovsky was responsible for the soundtracks to the entire Divinity series as well as The LED Wars. He also produced several solo, non-soundtrack albums.

Divinity developer Larian Studios farewelled the musician in a Kickstarter post.

“A great man, a fantastic composer and a good friend passed away yesterday. Rest in peace Kirill Pokrovsky – we will miss you,” the indie team said.

“We’ve all hummed your music and we have marvelled at how far your virtuosity went. You were truly somebody unique, a true artist, and we were very lucky to have you as a colleague.”

Below you can enjoy a live performance of highlights from Divinity: Original Sin’s soundtrack as performed by Pokrovsky.

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