CREDITS

Original Film Music

Shovel Buddies (2016) – Independent Feature
composer
Directed by Si & Ad
Awesomeness Films
DOPE (2015) – Independent Feature
composer
Directed by Rick Famuyiwa
Forest Whitaker’s Significant Productions,
IamOTHER Entertainment, Revolt Films, Open Road Films, Sony Pictures
East LA Interchange (2015) – Feature Documentary
composer: additional music
Directed by Betsy Kalin
Bluewater Media
The Book of Life (2014) – Feature
composer: additional music
Directed by Jorge Gutierrez
Reel FX, Twentieth Century Fox
Living On One Dollar (2013) – Documentary
composer
Directed by Zach Ingrasci, Sean Leonard, and Chris Temple
Living on One Production
Margarita (2012) – Independent Feature
composer
Directed by Dominique Cardona and Laurie Colbert
Cardona-Colbert Production
HBO Canada, Mongrel Films, Telefilm
Visions of Aztlán (2010) – Feature Documentary
composer
Directed by Jesus Salvador Treviño
Barrio Dog Productions
PBS
Entre Nos (2009)
composer: additional music
Directed by Paola Mendoza and Gloria La Morte
IndiePix Studios / HBO
A Crushing Love (2009) – Feature Documentary
composer
Directed by Sylvia Morales
Women Make Movies
3 Américas (2007) – Independent Feature
composer
Directed by Cristina Kotz Cornejo
Wild Wimmin Films, Vanguard Cinema
Mujeres Como Tú (2005) – Documentary
composer
Directed by Russell Alexander Orozco
National Council of La Raza
Crossings (2005) – Short Flim
composer
Directed by Maria Rodriguez
Loyola Marymount Student Film
Revelaciones/Revelations: Hispanic Art of Evanescence (1995) – Documentary
composer
Directed by Professor Chon Noriega
Cornell University: Hispanic American Studies Dept.,
Breaking Pan With Sol (1993) – Short Film
composer
Directed by Nancy de los Santos
Universal Hispanic Film Project
Tanto Tiempo (1992) – Short Film
composer
Directed by Cheryl Quintana Leader
Universal Hispanic Film Project

Film Song Credits

The Lorax (2012)
original song adaptations (Spanish)
music consultant: international

Directed by Chris Renaud, Kyle Balda
Universal Pictures, Illumination Entertainment
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
song arranger, co-producer
Directed by Steve Martino, Mike Thurmeier
Fox Pictures
Rio (2011)
original spanish adaptations
Directed by Carlos Saldanha
Fox Pictures
Happy Feet (2006)
co-songwriter, original spanish adaptations
Directed by George Miller
Warner Brothers

Interactive Media

DreamPlace Kung Fu Panda Chinese New Year (2016)
composer, music producer
Directed by Steve Hickner, Gary Trousdale
DreamWorks Animation
DreamPlace “Adventure to Santa” (2015)
composer, music producer : light shows
Directed by Steve Hickner, Gary Trousdale
DreamWorks Animation
The Book of Life: Sugar Smash (2014)
composer, music producer
SGN, Fox Digital Entertainment, Reel FX
Angry Birds Rio (2011) – “Angry Birds Samba Theme”
co-composer, music producer, percussionist, orchestrator
Rovio Mobile/Fox Mobile

Film Music Production

Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
overdub music producer
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
additional music producer: overdub, orchestrator, percussionist
Rio 2 (2014)
additional music programming, MIDI arranging and MIDI orchestration; percussionist, orchestrator
Happy Feet 2 (2011)
orchestrator
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
additional music producer: overdub / additional orchestrator
Rio (2011)
orchestrator
Toy Story 3 (2010)
midi programmer
Fair Game (2010)
orchestrator
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
additional orchestrator / sound programmer
Green Zone (2010)
score production coordinator
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
score production coordinator
Bolt (2008)
orchestrator
Hancock (2008)
orchestrator
Stop-Loss (2008)
music production coordinator
Horton Hears a Who! (2008)
score production coordinator
Jumper (2008)
score production coordinator
P.S. I Love You (2007)
score production coordinator
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
score production coordinator
Happy Feet (2006)
assistant to composer
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
composer assistant
United 93 (2006)
assistant to composer
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
assistant to composer
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
score production coordinator
Robots (2005)
score production coordinator
Alfie (2004)
assistant to composer – uncredited
Mr 3000 (2004)
score production coordinator
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
score production coordinator
Paycheck (2003)
additional drum programming
Gigli (2003)
assistant to composer
The Italian Job (2003)
assistant to composer
Breaking Pan with Sol (1993)
musician: keyboards and piano

Television Music

Fargo (2015)
additional music producer
Episode “Loplop”
Episode “Rhinoceros”
FX
Tut (2015)
additional music producer
Episode “Part One: Power”
Episode “Part Two: Betrayal”
Episode “Part Three: Destiny”
FX
28th Hispanic Heritage Awards(2015)
composer – main titles
Produced by Robert C. Pullen
PBS
The Tent Show (La Carpa) (1993)
composer
Directed by Carlos Avila
Screened at the Sundance Film Festival
PBS American Playhouse
Paul Rodriguez: Crossing Gang Lines (1992)
composer
Directed by Liz Plonka
Fox/HBO
Life and Times (1991)
composer
Produced by Nancy de Los Santos
Episode “Photo Essays on Rosemary Kaul and the Brown Berets”
PBS
Veronica Clare (1991)
composer
Season 1, Episode 5 “Phoebe”
Lifetime

Selected Theatre Works

  • Gaytino (2003) – The Kennedy Center, D.C.; Kirk Douglas Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Language of Flowers (1995) – A Contemporary Theater, Seattle, WA
  • Women of Fire (1994) Highways, Santa Monica, CA
  • Noche de Risa y Susto(1991) LATC, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Live Performances

  • DreamWorks Animation 20th Anniversary Concert (2014) at the Hollywood Bowl, with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Jack Black, Judith Hill, in “Composers Band” with Hans Zimmer, John Powell, Harry Gregson-Williams, and Lorne Balfe
  • The Oscars’ Concert at UCLA’s Royce Hall (2014) with the Academy Symphony Orchestra
  • New Year’s Eve Celebration at Disney Concert Hall (2013) with Sergio Mendes and Sheila E.
  • Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton Concerts (2013) at the Nokia Theatre with the Hollywood Symphony Orchestra
  • ASCAP Film and TV Awards (2012) with Siedah Garrett
  • Kung Fu Panda 2: Pandamonium in The Park Concert (2011) Althorp Estate, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
  • Universal Latin Music Showcase for the GE Hispanic Forum and the GE Women’s Group (2011) Universal Studios, Universal City, CA
  • World Soundtrack Awards (2006) with The Flemish Radio Orchestra, Ghent, Belgium
  • Chicano Music Awards (1994) Pasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, CA
  • Chamber Music in Historical Sites (1992) Mayan Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
  • Festival Internacional de La Raza (1993) Baja, CA, Mexico
  • J. Paul Getty Museum Summer Concert Series (1993) Getty Villa, Malibu, CA
  • World Music and Culture Class Presentation (1993) UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • Artes de Mexico Festival (1991) Los Angeles, CA
  • World Orchestra (1986) Berlin Arts Festival, Berlin, Germany
  • Spoleto Festival Orchestra (1984) Spoleto, Italy
  • Houston Pops Orchestra (1983) Houston, TX
  • Texas Chamber Orchestra (1982) Houston, TX