Tom Salta

My Music

SoundCloud

Personal Info

Full Name

Tom Salta

Bio

ASCAP winning and MTV VMA nominated composer Tom Salta is one of the most versatile and prolific music artists/producers working in film, television, advertising and video games. Renowned for crafting emotionally engaging soundtracks for multimedia, Salta has received widespread industry acclaim for his world-class produced scores featured in films and video games such as HALO: The Fall of Reach (The Animated Series), Killer Instinct: Season 3 (ASCAP Video Game Score of the Year), HALO: Spartan Strike, HALO 2 Anniversary, HALO: Spartan Assault (G.A.N.G. Best Original Soundtrack Award), HALO: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, From Dust, Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands, Red Steel (IGN Award for Best Original Score), Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter and H.A.W.X series, and original songs and adaptations for the world’s #1 dance game series, Just Dance.  In addition to these scoring assignments, Salta has created music for numerous national commercials and ad campaigns for companies like Coca-Cola and the U.S. Marines, as well as music for Hollywood film trailers.

Personal Website

tomsalta.com

State

CT

Postal / Zip code

06850

Work

Years of Experience

16 years or more

Game platforms you've worked with

iOS, PC/MAC, XBOX 360, XBOX ONE, Playstation 3, Playstation Vita, Wii, DS, Facebook

Skills

Composer, Music Supervisor, Music Producer, Audio Engineer, Music Editor

My Awards

“Game Score of the Year” – Red Steel – IGN Winner

“Best Soundtrack Album” Halo: Spartan Assault – Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) Awards Nomination

“Best Original Vocal (Choral) – “Legacy” from Halo: Spartan Assault – Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) Awards Nomination

“Best Handheld Audio” – Halo: Spartan Assault – Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) Awards Nomination

“Best Original Score” – Halo: Spartan Assault – Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nomination

“Best Original Score” – Prince of Perisa: The Forgotten Sands – Hollywood Music in Media Awards Nomination

“Best Game Score” – Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2 – MTV Video Music Awards nomination

4X 2006 G.A.N.G. award nominee

2005 GANG Award Winner

Best Instrumental – Main Theme of Ghost Recon 2 (co-writer) – Game Audio Network Guild (G.A.N.G.) Awards Nomination

Games I've worked on

Halo: Spartan Strike (Microsoft Studios)
Halo: Spartan Assault (Microsoft Studios)
Galactic Reign (Microsoft Game Studios)
Halo CE Anniversary Edition (Microsoft Game Studios)
Tom Clancy’s: Ghost Recon Future Soldier
Prince of Persia The Forgotten Sands (Wii, PSP, DS)
(Ubisoft)
Tom Clancy’s: Ghost Recon Advanced Warfigher 1 & 2 (Ubisoft/Red Storm)
Lineage 2 (NCSOFT)
Just Dance 2 (Ubisoft)
Just Dance 3 (Ubisoft)
Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft)
Tom Clancy’s: HAWX (Ubisoft)
Tom Clancy’s: HAWX 2 (Ubisoft)
R.U.S.E. (Ubisoft)
Trackmania (Ubisoft)
Red Steel (Ubisoft/Nintendo)
Red Steel 2 (Ubisoft)
Apocalypse Max (Sourcebits)
The Agency (Sony Online Entertainment)
Crackdown (Microsoft)
Full Auto 2: Battlelines (Sega)
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (Namco)
Kim Possible (A2M)
Cold Fear (Ubisoft)
Project Gotham Racing 3 (Microsoft)
Still Life (Microids )
Need for Speed Underground 2 (EA)
MLB 2006 (Sony)
Theme to Ghost Recon 2(co-writer)
(UbiSoft)
Sprung (for Nintendo DS)
(UbiSoft)
Get on Da Mic (Eidos/A2M)
Rallisport Challenge 2 (Microsoft)
Street Racing Syndicate (Namco)
Movie Studio Party (Ubisoft)

Current Employer

Self

Employer's website

tomsalta.com

Current Title

Composer/Producer