Josquin Des Pres
Composer, producer and music publisher Josquin Des Pres has over 40 years collaborating with some of the biggest names in music. Starting at age 19, he signed with United Artists, and eventually RCA, EMI & Warner Bros., co-writing numerous songs with Bernie Taupin (of Elton John fame), Disney Star Laura Marano, American Idol finalists Jax, Rayvon Owen and Top 10 Makayla Phillips, as well as producing projects with Gipsy Kings, Jason Mraz and dozens of others. Josquin has also composed and produced themes for over 40 television shows,.
Jean Castel is an artist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer who was born and raised in Bordeaux, France. He started playing and making music from the early age of 5 and at only 18 decided to move to the US to start attending the famous Berklee College of Music in Boston. Now at 25, after living in Los Angeles for the past 5 years, he has worked as a writer and producer with the likes of Lewis Capaldi, Hey Violet, Ofenbach, Mr Hudson, Rayvon Owen, Charlotte Lawrence, Futuristic, Spike Stent and many more.
Michael Natter is best known for his multi-platinum collaborations with Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jason Mraz. Their hit single, “I Won’t Give Up,” and “93 Million Miles” are two of four co-writes from Mraz’s 8x Platinum “Love is a Four Letter Word” album. Michael Natter also co-wrote the title tracks on the debut albums for X Factor winners Alex & Sierra (“It’s About Us”) and American Idol winner Nick Fradiani (“Hurricane”) as well as numerous co-writes on Jason Mraz “Yes” and “Look For The Good” albums.
Songwriter and producer Haley Morrissey has played music since she was nine and began songwriting at age 12. Along with releasing her own music, Haley has co-written lyrics & music with American Idol contestants, produced beats for leading beverage brand commercials, and scored films for student producers, all while completing her Animation & Music Production degrees.
Composer and producer Fabien Renoult is a product of the European hotbed of electro-pop, trance, world beat, hip hop and dance music. Renoult delivers all these styles with his own original twist. His original approach to composition and production comes as no surprise from a musician who started playing piano at age 6, guitar at age 12, and studied music in France’s most prestigious schools and continued his music and production experience in California’s most prominent studios. Some of Fabien’s work includes songs for American Idol contestants, MTV and Jason Mraz.
Aaron Castro is a composer, songwriter and producer from San Diego, California. Starting out from a very early age, Aaron got into songwriting and music production when he was 15. Aaron is a co-writer with American Idol Top-10 contestant Makayla Phillips and for other Utonium projects. He has also written over a dozen compositions for Universal Production Music and IMG-Endeavor Music Productions.
Keyboardist and composer Scott Gorham has played and toured with popular singers Cher and Richard Marx, performed alongside smooth jazzman (and Tina Turner sax player) Euge Groove, and had the pleasure of sharing the stage with R&B titan Luther Vandross. In the studio, Scott has contributed his talents to over 30 CDs for independent label Cargo Records. Additionally, Scott has written numerous tracks for several movies and MTV reality shows.
Pop and Hip Hop Producer/Composer Craig Erwin has been helping artists and media teams bring visions to life for over a decade. With music across the globe ranging from Disney movies to all the major TV networks, sports networks and mainstream television from SNL to The Today Show, you have most likely heard Craig Erwin's work. Craig is a passionate producer who's true desire is to create amazing music with artists and clients, which is evident with his thousands of placements in media worldwide.