What have you composed for? Or what medium do you work around?
Choir, Orchestra, Small Ensemble, Big Ensemble, Contemporary Ensembles, Other, film, television
What is your favorite genre or style of music?
Is music your main income source?
Where do you live?
Los Angeles, CA
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.
DEANE OGDEN is an award-winning composer who has written the music to over twenty feature films including THE SENSEI, DREAMS ON SPEC, IN THE EYES OF A KILLER, and THE WAY HOME. Also very active in music for television, Deane wrote the orchestral themes for Michael Phelps' record-breaking gold medal run during the 2008 OLYMPIC GAMES, which was the most-viewed event in American television history.
Deane is a top-call session drummer, and has recorded and performed with artists like TINA TURNER, CHRIS CORNELL, SEAL, and RIHANNA, and has appeared on numerous telecasts including THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS, THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO, and the GRAMMY AWARDS.
Deane is also the founder and co-leader of the popular SCOREcastOnline.com, a podcast and website dedicated to mentoring emerging film composers worldwide.