The Music of Cris Velasco

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Welcome to Monarch Audio, the official website of Cris Velasco, the multi-award winning composer of music for video games, film, and television. Cris has been composing orchestral, rock, and hybrid scores since 2003, and has scored some of the highest grossing games in the industry today.

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MUSIC


ASSASSIN'S CREED UNITY: DEAD KINGS

BATTLEBORN

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BLOODBORNE

BORDERLANDS 2

BORDERLANDS

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CLIVE BARKER'S BOOKS OF BLOOD

CLIVE BARKER'S JERICHO

COMPANY OF HEROES 2
BRITISH FORCES

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COMPANY OF HEROES 2
WESTERN FRONT ARMIES

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COMPANY OF HEROES 2

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ENEMY FRONT

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GOD OF WAR 2

GOD OF WAR 3

GRAVE SHIVERS

H1Z1

MASS EFFECT 2

MASS EFFECT 3

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PROTOTYPE

THE LONG DARK

WARHAMMER: SPACE MARINE

ZOMBIU

FULL CREDITS

Company of Heroes 2

Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm

Injustice: Gods Among Us

Mass Effect 3: Citadel

Borderlands 2: Sir Hammerlock's Big Game Hunt

Mass Effect 3: Omega

Mass Effect 3: Leviathan

Borderlands 2

Mass Effect 3

Kingdom Under Fire 2

Tera

Soul Calibur V

Heroes of Might & Magic VI

Warhammer: Space Marine

Section 8 Prejudice

Mortal Kombat 9

Mass Effect 2: Arrival

The Agency

Tron: Evolution

Monday Night Combat

Starcraft 2

Mass Effect 2: Kasumi's Stolen Memory

God of War III

Darksiders

Borderlands

G.I. Joe

Prototype

Mortal Combat vs DC Universe

Haze

Battlezone

Beowulf

Stuntman: Ignition

Stranglehold

Mythos

Hellgate: London

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

God of War II

Clive Barker's Jericho

Dark Messiah

Marvel Ultimate Alliance

Splinter Cell: Double Agent

Spyhunter: Nowhere to Run

Jaws Unleashed

God of War

Terminator 3: Redemption

Battle Castles

Van Helsing

Battlestar Galactica

Maximo Vs. Army of Zin

Gunman Chronicles

BIOGRAPHY

Cris Velasco is a multiple award-winning composer of epic orchestral, dark experimental and modern hybrid music scores for video games, film and television. After graduating from UCLA with a degree in Music Composition, Velasco pursued his passion to write music for visual media; his first major release was composing for Sony’s blockbuster God of War.

A prolific and versatile composer, Velasco has become one of the most sought-after composers in interactive entertainment, scoring many major titles including Company of Heroes 2, Mass Effect 3, Borderlands 2, ZombiU, Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, God of War 3, Tron: Evolution, Borderlands, God of War 2, Darksiders, Clive Barker’s Jericho, and many more.

Velasco also composes for independent films, trailers, and commercials for high-profile clients such as Coca-Cola, Disney, Lexus and Mercedes. His music has been licensed for numerous movies, documentaries and television shows. In addition, Velasco arranged, orchestrated, and conducted multiple arrangements of the Monday Night Football theme currently airing on ESPN.

Cris Velasco’s orchestral music is performed in concerts worldwide and has received numerous accolades including "Best Original Score" from the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences, "Best Original Music" nomination from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, NBC News' "Best Video Game Music of 2012", GameTrailers' "Best Soundtrack of the Year" and IGN's "People's Choice Award - Best Overall Music".

Cris Velasco lives in Los Angeles and is represented by Soundtrack Music Associates.

AWARDS

Canadian Videogame Awards 2013: Finalist, "Best Original Music"

D.I.C.E. Awards 2013: Finalist, "Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition"

NBC News: Winner, "Best Video Game Music of 2012"

GameTrailers: Winner, "Best Soundtrack of 2012"

IGN "People's Choice Award": Winner, "Best Overall Music"

SEMO Awards 2012: Winner, "Best Score - Western"

MIX TEC Awards 2012: Finalist, "Outstanding Creative Achievement - Interactive Entertainment Sound"

HMMA Awards 2012: Finalist, "Best Original Score"

Cue Awards: Winner, "Best Score In Video Game 2011"

HMMA Awards 2011: Finalist, "Best Original Soundtrack"

HMAA Awards 2011: Finalist, "Best Original Score"

HMMA Awards 2010: Finalist, "Best Original Score"

GANG Awards 2007: Winner, "Best Original Soundtrack"

GANG Awards 2007: Finalist, "Music of the Year"

GANG Awards 2007: Finalist, "Best Cinematic Audio"

GANG Awards 2007: Finalist, "Best Interactive Score"

GANG Awards 2007: Finalist, "Best Original Vocal Song"

BAFTA Awards 2007: Finalist, "Best Original Score"

Spike TV VGA Awards 2007: Finalist, "Best Original Score"

AIAS Interactive Achievement Award 2007: Finalist, Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

AIAS Interactive Achievement Award 2006: Finalist, Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

IGN 2006: Winner, "Best Original Score"

GANG Awards 2006: Finalist, "Best Original Instrumental"

AIAS Interactive Achievement Award 2005: Winner, "Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition"

Gamespot 2005: Winner, "Best Original Music"

Gamezone 2005: Winner, "Best Original Score of the Year"

IGN 2005: Winner, "Best Original Score"

GANG Awards 2005: Winner, "Music of the Year"

GANG Awards 2005: Winner, "Audio of the Year"

GANG Awards 2005: Winner, "Best Interactive Score"

GANG Awards 2005: Winner, "Best Cinematic Audio"

GANG Awards 2004: Finalist, "Music of the Year"

GANG Awards 2004: Finalist, "Best Live Recording"

GANG Awards 2003: Winner, "Rookie of the Year"

CONTACT

Represented By

Soundtrack Music Associates

(310) 260-1023

info@soundtrk.com


Publicity

Greg O'Connor-Read

(702) 407-0935

greg@topdollarpr.com

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