Billy

Personal Info

Full Name

Billy

Bio

Award-winning composer Billy Martin writes music for film, television, and videogames. His clients include Disney, Universal, Ubisoft, Electronic Arts, and Sony Online.
For television, Billy wrote the theme for the long-running celebrity interview show Entertainers featuring Byron Allen. He has contributed songs and music for feature films including Spiderman 2 and Selena while television series from The Mentalist to How I Met Your Mother have also featured his music.
For videogames, his work on the Ubisoft Rayman series has garnered multiple awards and nominations: Rayman Legends (AIAS Award, Outstanding Acheivement in Music Composition; GMO Award, Best Soundtrack), Rayman Fiesta Run (GANG Award, Best Handheld Audio). Billy also contributed music to Rayman Origins and Rayman Jungle Run.

A six-time GANG Award nominee, the Game Audio Network Guild presented Billy with a 2002 GANG Award for his score to the PC game Disney/Pixar Learning w/Buzz Lightyear. Other more recent scores include Finding Dory: Just Keep Swimming and Planes: Fire and Rescue for Disney Interactive.

Billy graduated with honors from Indiana University, where he studied music composition with John Eaton, Bernard Heiden, and Fred Fox. He has also studied conducting with Bill Kettering.

Personal Website

http://www.billymartinmusic.com

Country

United States

City

Laguna Beach

Province

CA

State

CA

Postal / Zip code

92651

Work

Years of Experience

16 years or more

Game platforms you've worked with

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

Skills

Performer, Composer, Music Producer, Music Copyist, Orchestrator, Music Editor

Instrument Skills

Guitar, Vocalist, Flute, Piccolo, Clarinet, Ethnic Winds, Saxophone

Current Employer

Walt Disney Consumer Products & Interactive Media

Employer's website

http://www.billymartinmusic.com

Current Title

Music Composer