David Majzlin


David Majzlin is an Emmy®-nominated composer and music producer whose eclectic, genre-bending approach to scoring spans across a myriad of styles unique to each project. Film credits include multiple Emmy-award-winning film THE LOVING STORY (HBO), multi-award-winner and audience favorite, HERB AND DOROTHY, (AFI Docs, Hamptons), award-winning doc ALTHEA (American Masters / PBS), YOUTH KNOWS NO PAIN (HBO), Emmy®-nominated doc SINS OF MY FATHER (HBO), STILLE, (Winner - Best Score - Avignon Film Festival), BEING REEL, (Winner - Grand Prize - Project Greenlight Competition), multi-award-winning doc ANGEL OF NANJING, and SHENANDOAH (Louverture Films, Netflix), directed by Pulitzer Prize-Winning photographer, David Turnley.

He also wrote and conducted the trailer music for IS ANYBODY THERE?, starring Michael Caine (Big Beach Films), additional music for DIANA VREELAND: THE EYE HAS TO TRAVEL (Samuel Goldwyn Films, Venice Film Festival, Toronto Film Festival), SUNSHINE CLEANING (Nomination - Grand Jury Prize - Sundance Film Festival) - starring Amy Adams, Emily Blunt, and Alan Arkin, as well as source music for THE GHOST WRITER (dir., Roman Polanski, starring Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Catrall), ALL GOOD THINGS (dir., Andrew Jarecki, starring Ryan Gosling, Kirsten Dunst, Frank Langella), and THE JONESES (starring Demi Moore, David Duchovny, and Lauren Hutton).

He has also produced and created music for a myriad of television shows and promos including MOZART IN THE JUNGLE, HOUSE OF CARDS, PARENTHOOD, PERSON OF INTEREST, ANIMAL PLANET, UGLY BETTY, CSI, THE GHOST WHISPERER, GREYS ANATOMY, THE TONY AWARDS, CNN, CNBC, A&E, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, and 60 MINUTES. David's commercial compositions have earned a TELLY, CADDY, THE FIRST LONDON INTERNATIONAL ADVERTISING AWARD, AND THE INTERNATIONAL MONITOR AWARD.

Theater credits include MANIGMA starring Tony award-winner, Michael Aronov (OSLO, THE AMERICANS), LILY: HER LIFE, HIS MUSIC (DiCapo Opera Theater) starring mezzo-soprano, Audrey Babcock, and THE WINTER'S TALE with Omar Metwally (MIRAL, MUNICH), a rock musical produced for The Rude Mechanicals Theater Company.

David has also worked as a music consultant with actors on set who are playing musicians for such films as THE MUSIC NEVER STOPPED (Sundance / Essential Pictures), starring J.K. Simmons, Julia Ormand, and Lou Taylor Pucci, and GREETINGS FROM TIM BUCKLEY, starring Imogen Poots and Penn Badgley. He was also commissioned to compose original works for HELIOS DANCE COMPANY, whose BEAUTIFUL MONSTERS premiered at UCLA in Royce Hall (choreographer, Laura Gorenstein Miller) and Labyrinth Dance Theater (choreographer, Sasha Spielvogel). He has written for animation with director Chris Miller (PUSS IN BOOTS, SHREK THE THIRD) and director Rania Ajami (JUMPING PAGES), as an orchestrator with composer Paul Cantelon (DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY) and as a programmer and arranger with recording artist Lou Reed, bassist Fernando Saunders and violinist Daisy Jopling of prodigal string trio TRIOLOGY.




 

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