Silas Hite is an Emmy nominated composer and visual artist currently living and working in Los Angeles, California. His commercial scores have earned him a Cannes Gold Lion Award, a Grand Effie Award and Adweek’s Spot of the Year. He has also contributed memorable music to some of the top selling video games of the past ten years, notably Sims 2, and created scores for many blockbuster and independent films such as Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, The Invention of Dr. Nakamats, and Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. His score and original songs routinely play in television shows around the world.
Whether you flip on TLC’s NY Ink, USA’s Burn Notice, MTV’s The Real World, E!’s Keeping Up With The Kardashians, or a variety of other popular shows, Silas’s sounds can be heard. In addition, his music has played in such venerable institutions as the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, the New York Museum of Modern Art, and in the spring of 2014, The Whitney Biennial. Most recently, Silas focuses on freelancing as a composer, producer, and songwriter. With a shift in artistic medium from audio installations to pen and ink illustrations, Silas is also currently afforded with many freelance illustration jobs in both the print and web worlds. In 2015, Silas scored multiple episodes of “Chef’s Table,” a Netflix Original Series. Each episode of the series profiles a single world-renowned chef and features a classically based score.We are thrilled work with this multidimensional and esteemed composer.
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