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Music for Screens: Summer 2011

ABC

“Body of Proof”
Composer: Daniel Licht
Music supervisor: Frankie Pine

“Castle”
Composer: Robert Duncan
Music supervisor: Tricia Halloran

“Charlie’s Angels”
Composer: Louis Febre
Music supervisor: Madonna Wade-Reed

“Desperate Housewives”
Composer: Steve Jablonsky
Music supervisor: David Sibley

“Grey’s Anatomy”
Composer: Danny Lux
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Happy Endings”
Composer: Ludwig Goransson
Music supervisor: Manish Ravel and Tom Wolfe

“Last Man Standing”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: in-house

“Man Up!”
Composer: John Kimbrough
Music supervisor: in-house

“The Middle”
Composer: Joey Newman
Music supervisor: in-house

“Modern Family”
Composer: Gabriel Mann
Music supervisor: in-house

“Once Upon A Time”
Composer: Mark Isham
Music supervisor: in-house

“Pan Am”
Composer: Blake Neely
Music supervisor: Ann Kline

“Private Practice”
Composer: Chad Fischer, Timothy Bright
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Revenge”
Composer: iZLER
Music supervisor: Season Kent

“Suburgatory”
Composer: Jared Faber
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

CBS

“2 Broke Girls”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: in-house

“A Gifted Man”
Composer: W.G. Snuffy Walden
Music supervisor: Ann Kline

“The Big Bang Theory”
Composer: none
Music supervisor: in-house

“Blue Bloods”
Composer: Mark Snow
Music supervisor: in-house

“Criminal Minds”
Composer: Marc Fantini, Steffan Fantini, Scott Gordon
Music supervisor: Kevin Edelman

“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”
Composer: John M. Keane
Music supervisor: Jason Alexander

“CSI: Miami”
Composer: Jeff Cardoni, Kevin Kiner
Music supervisor: PJ Bloom

“CSI: New York”
Composer: Bill Brown
Music supervisor: Jason Alexander

“The Good Wife”
Composer: David Buckley
Music supervisor: in-house

“Hawaii Five-O”
Composer: Brian Tyler and Keith Power
Music supervisor: Liza Richardson

“How I Met Your Mother”
Composer: John Swihart
Music supervisor: Andy Gowan

“How To Be A Gentlemen”
Composer: John Swihart
Music supervisor:

“The Mentalist”
Composer: Blake Neely
Music supervisor: in-house

“Mike & Molly”
Composer: Dennis C. Brown and Grant Geissman
Music supervisor: in-house

“NCIS”
Composer: Brian Kirk
Music supervisor: in-house

“NCIS: Los Angeles”
Composer: Jay Ferguson
Music supervisor: Mark Wike

“Person Of Interest”
Composer: Ramin Djawadi
Music supervisor: in-house

“Rules Of Engagement”
Composer: George Ritter, Bert Selen, Daniel Leeb

“Two And A Half Men”
Composer: Dennis C. Brown and Grant Geissman
Music supervisor: in-house

“Unforgettable”
Composer: Jacob Groth
Music supervisor: in-house

CW

“90210”
Composer: Justin Hosford, Nic Harcourt
Music supervisor: Scott Vener

“Gossip Girl”
Composer: Transcenders
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Hart Of Dixie”
Composer: Jeremy Adelman
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Nikita”
Composer: David E. Russo
Music supervisor: Jason Alexander, Rudy Chung

“One Tree Hill”
Composer: John Nordstrom
Music supervisor: Lindsay Wolfington

“Ringer”
Composer: Gabriel Mann
Music supervisor: Jason Alexander, Rudy Chung

“Secret Circle”
Composer: John Frizzell
Music supervisor: Liza Richardson

“Supernatural”
Composer: Jay Gruska and Christopher Lennertz
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Vampire Diaries”
Composer: Michael Suby
Music supervisor: Christopher Moliere

Fox

“Alcatraz”
Composer: Michael Giacchino
Music supervisor: Bob Thiele, Jr., Michelle Silverman

“American Dad”
Composer: Ron Jones, Walter Murphy
Music supervisor: tbd

“Bob’s Burgers”
Composer: John Keith, Loren Bouchard (Theme)

“Bones”
Composer: Sean Callery
Music supervisor: Kevin Edelman

“The Cleveland Show”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: in-house

“Family Guy”
Composer: Ron Jones, Walter Murphy
Music supervisor: in-house

The Finder
Composer: Sean Callery
Music supervisor: Kevin Edelman

“Fringe”
Composer: Chris Tilton and Michael Giacchino
Music supervisor: Billy Gottleib and Charles Scott

“Glee”
Composer: James S. Levine
Music supervisor: PJ Bloom

“House”
Composer: Jason Derlatka and Jon Ehrlich
Music supervisor: Gary Calamar and Lynn Grossman

“I Hate My Teenage Daughter”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: in-house

“Napoleon Dynamite”
Composer: Eric Speier

“New Girl”
Composer: Ludwig Goransson
Music supervisor: Tom Wolfe and Manish Raval

“Raising Hope”
Composer: Danny Lux
Music supervisor: Jon Leahy

“The Simpsons”
Composer: Alf Clausen

“Terra Nova”
Composer: Brian Tyler
Music supervisor: in-house

NBC

“30 Rock”
Composer: eff Richmond
Music supervisor: Jeff Richmond

“Chuck”
Composer: Tim Jones
Music supervisor: Alexandra Patsavas

“Community”
Composer: Ludwig Goransson
Music supervisor: Manish Ravel and Tom Wolfe

“Free Agents”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: Julie Houlihan

“Grimm”
Composer: Richard Marvin
Music supervisor: Alicen Schneider

“Harry’s Law”
Composer: Danny Lux
Music supervisor: Ann Kline

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”
Composer: Mike Post
Music supervisor: Stacy Wallen-McCarthy

“The Office”
Composer: Jay Ferguson
Music supervisor: Kerri Drootin

“Parks and Recreation”
Composer: Gaby Moreno
Music supervisor: Kerri Drootin

“Parenthood”
Composer: Jon Ehrlich, Jason Derlatka
Music supervisor: Liza Richardson

“Playboy Club”
Composer: David Schwartz
Music supervisor: Wendy Levy

“Prime Suspect”
Composer: Wendy Melvoin and Lisa Coleman
Music supervisor: Liza Richardson

Up All Night
Composer: Martyn Lenoble and Vincent Jones
Music supervisor: John O’Brien

“Whitney”
Composer: Ed Alton
Music supervisor: Kerri Drootin

HBO

“Boardwalk Empire”
Composer: none
Music supervisor: Evyen Klean

“Bored To Death”
Composer: Pat Irwin
Music supervisor: Michael Hill

“Eastbound & Down”
Composer: Wayne Kramer, Joseph Stephens
Music supervisor: Margaret Saadi Kramer, Juan Ponciano

“Enlightened”
Composer: Mark Mothersbaugh
Music supervisor: Evyen Klean

“How To Make It In America”
Composer: none
Music supervisor: Scott Vener

“Hung”
Composer: Craig Wedren
Music supervisor: Frankie Pine

“Luck”
Composer: Jeff Beal, Gary Lionelli, Dickon Hinchcliffe
Music supervisor: Gabe Hilfer

Showtime

“Dexter”
Composer: Daniel Licht
Music supervisor: Gary Calamar

“Episodes”
Composer: Mark Thomas

“Homeland”
Composer: Sean Callery
Music supervisor: Kevin Edelman

“Shameless”
Composer: none
Music supervisor: Ann Kline

“Southland”
Composer: none
Music supervisor: in-house

“Weeds”
Composer: Gwendolyn Sanford & Brandon Jay
Music supervisor: Bruce Gilbert

STARZ

“Boss”
Composer: Brian Reitzell
Music supervisor: Brian Reitzell

A&E

“Breakout Kings”
Composer: Ramin Djawadi
Music supervisor: Michelle Silverman

“The Glades”
Composer: Danny Lux
Music supervisor: Chris Tergesen

ABC Family

“Lying Game”
Composer: Pieter Schlosser
Music supervisor: Ann Kline

AMC

“Breaking Bad”
Composer: Dave Porter
Music supervisor: Thomas Golubic

“The Walking Dead”
Composer: Bear McCreary
Music supervisor: Thomas Golubic

F/X

“American Horror Story”
Composer: tbd
Music supervisor: PJ Bloom

“The League”
Composer: Jeff Cardoni
Music supervisor: Jonathan Klein

“Louie”
Composer: Reggie Watts

“Sons Of Anarchy”
Composer: Bob Thiele (Composer, Consultant, Supervisor)
Music supervisor: Michelle Silverman

LIFETIME

“Against The Wall”
Composer: Danny Lux
Music supervisor: Kerri Drootin

SPIKE

“Blue Mountain State”
Composer: Mark Mothersbaugh
Music supervisor: Madonna Wade-Reed

SYFY

“Being Human”
Composer: Richard Wells
Music supervisor: Alicen Schneider

“Eureka”
Composer: Bear McCreary
Music supervisor: Alicen Schneider

TNT

“The Closer”
Composer: James S. Levine
Music supervisor: in-house

“Rizzoli & Isles”
Composer: James S. Levine
Music supervisor: in-house

USA

“Burn Notice”
Composer: John Dickson
Music supervisor: Robin Urdang

“Covert Affairs”
Composer: : Toby Chu
Music supervisor: Stacy Wallen-McCarthy

“Psych”
Composer: Adam Cohen, John Robert Wood
Music supervisor: Kerri Drootin

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