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  • 1.
    A Hope for Hartly-Title Theme
  • 2.
    Jesse James: DEAD OR ALIVE
  • 3.
    The Illuminated Palace
  • 4.
    Biserici voievodale din Romania-Title Theme
  • 5.
    Space Fantasy For Orchestra

Brian Katona's Discussions

Documentary Film Score

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bob Morabito Jul 27, 2018. 3 Replies

Hello all,Sharing something a bit different for fun! This is a clip from a documentary film I scored titled, "Biserici de lemn din România." The director wanted a pseudo-psychedelic score to…Continue

Tags: score, documentary

Ride On-from the new musical, Jesse James: Dead or Alive

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian Katona Mar 22, 2017. 4 Replies

Hello, I thought I would share this song I wrote from the new musical, Jesse James: DEAD OR ALIVE. The show is based on the life of infamous Western outlaw Jesse James. The music has a rock/Americana…Continue

Tags: rock, Americana, musical

Theme from the documentary film "Biserici de lemn din România"

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian Katona Mar 7, 2017. 4 Replies

Here is a fun track from the documentary film, "Biserici de lemn din România" or "Wooden Churches of Romania." A beautiful film that showcases these ancient wooden churches that are still standing…Continue

Tags: Soundtrack

Man in the Moon

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brian Katona Feb 28, 2017. 5 Replies

Here is a piece I wrote inspired by the silent film, 'A Trip to the Moon' by Georges Méliès. It has an early 20th Century style piano and an overall nostalgic tone. Thank you for listening! …Continue

Tags: piano


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What have you composed for? Or what medium do you work around?
Film, Television, Web, Multimedia, Choir, Orchestra, Small Ensemble, Big Ensemble, Songs, Contemporary Ensembles
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About Me (Must include at least one paragraph of biographical information about you as a composer) - blank or minimal answers on this line will cause your request to be rejected. Include a link to your website if you have one.
Brian Katona is an Emmy® Award-winning composer, orchestrator, arranger, and conductor. Recent film/television credits: The Builder (Emmy Winner for best musical composition), A Hope For Hartly (Best Melodic Theme, Garden State Film Festival), PEI Kids: Generation Change (Film: Broader Vision Award, Garden State Film Festival), The Town That Disappeared Overnight (Film: Two time Emmy Winner, Garden State Film Festival Winner), Biserici De Lemn Din Romania (SEEFest Official Selection), I Throw Rocks (Film: Maumee Film Festival Winner), My Spirited Sister (Sitcom). Theater credits: Jesse James: Dead or Alive. Commercial recordings: The Voice of Christmas: “The Night Before Christmas,” A Christmas Journey: “I Wonder What I'll Get for Christmas.” Published concert music (Imagine Music): Anthem for the Patriots, Space Battle, Space Fantasy, When I Hear Music, An Irish Blessing.

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