My own job has progressed quite well. So far most of the remixes are done and new musical material tops 150 minutes. I have to say that I can't wait to be able to play the game and to be able to hear the music as a part of the story and world. But we'll see how everything goes.
If you haven't already, feel free to check out the project pages: http://cfkasper.de/ultima/
If you'd like to listen the orchestral soundscapes I've created to get the feel for the material feel free to do so here: http://www.mikseri.net/essence/
Essence Divinity Frozen Silence Matti Paalanen
Jeremy Soule Kenneth W. Arnold Michael Hoenig Nobuo Uematsu Taku Iwasaki Hans Zimmer Enigma Mike Oldfield Deep Forest Vangelis Boards of Canada Cliff Martinez Danny Elfman John Williams Ultima IX: Ascension
soundtrack game music orchestral classical