Damon Criswell | Composer Spotlight
Our composer spotlight this week focuses on Damon Criswell, a versatile award-winning composer. His career spans many mediums and genres from film, television and advertisements.
Damon Criswell is an award-winning American composer, producer and orchestrator best known for his film and television scores. He has a versatility, knowledge and mastery of various musical styles along with a command of technology. Damon excels at creating thematically atmospheric music and textures with an intuitive awareness of making a statement through the music via juxtapositions or counterpoints. He can also fluidly and energetically lead a scene with the music, syncing to motions. His courage to offer unexplored ideas in the landscape of the music reveals his unwavering goal to capture the meaningful vision of directors and producers, resulting in moving aural portraitures or dynamic scenes of life.
Damon has composed over 120 episodes for Disney’s animated series “Fish Hooks” and “Kick Buttowski”. His music is heard worldwide on the NFL Network, FOX Sports, CNN, NBC, A&E, Nat Geo, Saturday Night Live, Golf Channel, Outdoor Channel and on many other international shows.