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 Selected Music for Picture Demo Reel Clips

De Nous (Orchestral/ Tango/ Electronic, 6.7M, 02:14)

  • A modern dance choreographied by Rolfe Klement
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Eyeborgs (6M4) (Orch/ Rock/ Elec, 7.5M, 01:30)

  • A scene from the film "Eyeborgs" featuring Adrian Paul
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FOX 2009 World Series TV Ad (Orchestral, 11.2M, 01:02)

  • FOX Major League Baseball TV ad where they asked for a "Field of Dreams" type of score
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Hug Your Child (Orchestral, 38.4M, 06:31)

  • A short feature film by Victoria Goring. Scored in Fall 2010
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Kung Fu Joe (Jazz Big Band, 7M, 00:55)

  • Opening sequence from superhero spoof film
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Little Miss Perfect (Electronic, Jazz, 13.6M, 02:04)

  • Score for an episode of the WE Network cable show
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Night Of The Templar (3M17) (Orchestral, 15.9M, 01:33)

  • Scene from the final David Carradine film written, directed and performed by Paul Sampson
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Nomad (Orchestal, 3.6M, 01:53)

  • Scene from the short feature film by Nils Taylor
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The Last Trick (Noir/Jazz/Orch, 41.6M, 11:50)

  • The complete short feature film by San Fran film maker Bill Appel and One Bad Appel Productions. (Harsh material, not G rated)
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What Love Remains (Electronic/Synth, 7.5M, 02:31)

  • Rejected score to the short sci-fi film by Innuendo Films. This was an attempt at a Vengelis type of score
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 Testimonials
"Chris Alpiar's mastery of music, composition, instrumentation and technology is second to none. He is a "one stop" for anyone interested in music, whether you're a novice or professional and I couldn't recommend him more highly."
-- Scott Z. Adler, LA writer and producer, Author of Shapin' Up, a new Broadway comedy musical


"Excellent work! Love the choices of textures and sounds--very lush! And I don't know what you've done in your stereo mix, but it really has a nice sense of life! Doesn't sound hammered or overly processed, just comes beautifully out of the speakers--it doesn't feel at all like canned strings. I can't wait to hear the other stuff with it! Thanks for your work and the complete documentation--all that stuff helps! Once again, outstanding work!"
-- Tom Hall, engineer/mixer


 Chris' Notes
Are you a fellow composer? I help admin an awesome growing online community of composers started by composer Chris Merritt. There are all kinds of forum topics, discussions, workshops and more there, so get your music out and come join the fun :D


One of my closest friends and brothers of the saxophone has his new band Swampdweller and is making a very original sound. Headed up by insane Alto Saxophonist Marc Fendel, and filled with some of Seattle's top Jazz, Hip Hop, and Funk musicians this gig is changing the shape of modern instrumental music.


"Playing with John Coltrane was like a beautiful nightmare."
-- Roy Haynes on John Coltrane