Michael Tavera

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Guardians of the Galaxy (2015-2018) | Drowning Mona (2000) | Max Steel (2013)
AKA 
Michael A. Tavera | Michael Anthony Tavera | Mike Tavera

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Stretch Armstrong & the Flex FightersStretch Armstrong & the Flex Fighters (TV Series) Main Title Music And Lyrics (6 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 6 Released
    • Split Personalities (Sep 7, 2018) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
    • Biomass (Sep 7, 2018) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
    • Rise of the Tech Men (Sep 7, 2018) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
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Past Film & Video (70 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (64 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Stretch Armstrong & the Flex FightersStretch Armstrong & the Flex Fighters (TV Series) Main Title Music And Lyrics (14 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018 14
    • The Breakout (Mar 13, 2018) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
    • The Age of Flexarium (Nov 17, 2017) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
    • Endgame (Nov 17, 2017) Main Title Music And Lyrics  Less
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  • Primary photo for Guardians of the GalaxyGuardians of the Galaxy (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (64 episodes, 2015), Music By (59 episodes, 2015), Composer (22 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2018 65
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  • Primary photo for Stitch & AiStitch & Ai (TV Series) Composer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Kulipari: An Army of FrogsKulipari: An Army of Frogs (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 13
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  • Primary photo for The AwesomesThe Awesomes (TV Series) Composer (20 episodes, 2014), Music By (8 episodes, 2013), Music (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013–2015 29
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  • Primary photo for MonsunoMonsuno (TV Series) Composer (39 episodes, 2011), Composer (additional music) (37 episodes, 2011), Music (26 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2014 50
    • Ceasefire (Oct 14, 2014) Composer  Less
    • Bros (Oct 14, 2014) Composer  Less
    • Space (Oct 14, 2014) Composer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Max SteelMax Steel (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Planet SheenPlanet Sheen (TV Series) Composer (10 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 10
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  • Primary photo for The Secret SaturdaysThe Secret Saturdays (TV Series) Composer (36 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2010 36
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  • Primary photo for Random! CartoonsRandom! Cartoons (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2008 3
  • Primary photo for The Emperor's New SchoolThe Emperor's New School (TV Series) Composer (48 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2008 48
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  • Primary photo for Yin! Yang! Yo!Yin! Yang! Yo! (TV Series) Composer (15 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2008 15
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  • Primary photo for Ben & IzzyBen & Izzy (TV Series) Composer  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for EmperorEmperor (TV Short) Composer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley WinksJakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks (TV Series) Composer (8 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2006 8
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  • Primary photo for Lilo & Stitch: The SeriesLilo & Stitch: The Series (TV Series) Composer (65 episodes, 2003), Arranger ("Daisy Bell") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2003–2006 65
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  • Primary photo for Mix MasterMix Master (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for Invader ZIMInvader ZIM (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Pilot (May 11, 2004) Composer  Less
  • Primary photo for Star SearchStar Search (TV Series) Composer  Less 1983–2004
  • Primary photo for ¡Mucha Lucha!¡Mucha Lucha! (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002–2003 13
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  • Primary photo for House of MouseHouse of Mouse (TV Series) Composer (52 episodes, 2001), Soundtrack (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("We Are the Three Caballeros") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("Everybody Wants to Be a Woof") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("Grim Grinning Ghosts") (1 episode, 2002), Arranger ("My Name Is Panchito") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("Slay the Beast") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("Me the Mouse and I'm the Duck") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("A Parrot's Life for Me") (1 episode, 2001), Arranger ("The Donald Duck Song") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001–2002 52
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  • Primary photo for The What a Cartoon ShowThe What a Cartoon Show (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Time SquadTime Squad (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001 13
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  • Primary photo for Butt-Ugly MartiansButt-Ugly Martians (TV Series) Composer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for QuintsQuints (TV Movie) Composer (as Mike Tavera)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for HBO First LookHBO First Look (TV Series) Composer (additional score) (1 episode, 2000), Composer (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Sabrina, the Animated SeriesSabrina, the Animated Series (TV Series) Composer (additional music) (32 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2000 32
    • The Bat Pack (Feb 27, 2000) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Key to My Heart (Feb 20, 2000) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Working Witches (Feb 6, 2000) Composer (additional music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CinderelmoCinderelmo (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for FalconeFalcone (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Beyond ChanceBeyond Chance (TV Series) Composer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Silent PredatorsSilent Predators (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Hyperion BayHyperion Bay (TV Series) Composer (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Forever LoveForever Love (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for ToonsylvaniaToonsylvania (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1998), Supervising Composer (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 3
  • Primary photo for Holiday in Your HeartHoliday in Your Heart (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Two Came BackTwo Came Back (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for CasperCasper (TV Series) Composer (20 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–1997 20
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  • Primary photo for Dying to BelongDying to Belong (TV Movie) Composer (as Mike Tavera)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for HurricanesHurricanes (TV Series) Composer, Composer (additional music)  Less 1993–1997
  • Primary photo for No One Would TellNo One Would Tell (TV Movie) Composer  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for What a MessWhat a Mess (TV Series) Composer (theme music) (1 episode), Composer (1 episode)  Less 1995–1996 1
  • Primary photo for SightingsSightings (TV Series) Composer (3 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995 3
    • Episode #3.26 (May 21, 1995) Composer (original music by)  Less
    • Episode #3.25 (May 14, 1995) Composer (original music by)  Less
    • Episode #3.1 (Sep 11, 1994) Composer (original music by)  Less
  • Primary photo for Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Composer (11 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1995 11
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  • Primary photo for Sonic the HedgehogSonic the Hedgehog (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1993), Composer (additional music) (13 episodes, 1994)  Less 1993–1994 26
    • The Doomsday Project (Dec 3, 1994) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Spyhog (Nov 26, 1994) Composer (additional music)  Less
    • Drood Henge (Nov 19, 1994) Composer (additional music)  Less
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  • Primary photo for BeethovenBeethoven (TV Series) Composer (4 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994 4
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  • Primary photo for ExosquadExosquad (TV Series) Composer (52 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1994 52
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  • Primary photo for Shelley Duvall's Bedtime StoriesShelley Duvall's Bedtime Stories (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992 2
  • Primary photo for Back to the FutureBack to the Future (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1991), Music (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 13
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  • Primary photo for Where's Waldo?Where's Waldo? (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 13
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  • Primary photo for Super Mario WorldSuper Mario World (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 13
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  • Primary photo for Charlie HooverCharlie Hoover (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 2
  • Primary photo for Captain N: The Game MasterCaptain N: The Game Master (TV Series) Composer (20 episodes, 1990), Music Arranger (13 episodes, 1989), Orchestrator (13 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989–1991 33
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  • Primary photo for Swamp ThingSwamp Thing (TV Series) Composer (5 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 5
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  • Primary photo for Good SportsGood Sports (TV Series) Composer  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of He-ManThe New Adventures of He-Man (TV Series) Music Arranger  Less 1990–1991
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho PandaThe Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda (TV Series) Composer (2 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990–1991 2
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 (TV Series) Composer (26 episodes, 1990), Writer ("Megamove Instrumental") (4 episodes, 1990), Writer ("The Doomsub's Getting Closer") (1 episode, 1990), Writer ("When the Koopas Paint the Town") (1 episode, 1990), Writer ("Do the Koopa") (1 episode, 1990), Writer ("I'm a Hurricane" (short version)) (1 episode, 1990), Writer ("I'm a Hurricane") (1 episode, 1990), Writer ("Do the Frog") (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 26
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  • Primary photo for Potsworth & Co.Potsworth & Co. (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 13
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  • Primary photo for The Jackie Bison ShowThe Jackie Bison Show (TV Movie) Orchestrator  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for ...Where's Rodney?...Where's Rodney? (TV Movie) Composer (as Mike Tavera)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Wake, Rattle & RollWake, Rattle & Roll (TV Series) Composer (7 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 7
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  • Primary photo for Fantastic MaxFantastic Max (TV Series) Composer (5 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988–1989 5
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  • Primary photo for The Super Mario Bros. Super Show!The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (TV Series) Writer ("My Karubi Instrumental") (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed GrimleyThe Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley (TV Series) Composer (13 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 13
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  • * MICHAEL TAVERA
    COMPOSER

    FILMS :

    SLIGHTLY SINGLE IN L.A. Romantic Comedy Most/Rice Productions
    Helios Productions, Director: Christie Will

    ON NATIVE SOIL Documentary: Narrated by: Hilary Swank
    and Kevin Costner Director: Linda Ellman

    THE LAST LOVECRAFT: Horror Comedy: Staring Kyle Davis and Devin McGinn
    RELIC OF CTHULHU Director: Henry Saine
    Producers: Devin McGinn and Oliver Garrett

    THE FIX Drama: Starring Robert Patrick,
    Kevin Chapman,David Paymer Director: Adam Kane

    DROWNING MONA Jersey Shore Productions/Neverland Films
    Black Comedy Starring: Danny DeVito, Bette
    Midler, Jamie Lee Curtis, Neve Campbell and
    Casey Affleck Producers: Danny Devito, Al
    Corley,Rosenblatt Director: Nick Gomez

    GIRL Kushner-Locke Productions
    Teen Oriented Comedy (Sean Patrick Flanery,
    Dominique Swain)Writer/Director: Jonathan Kahn

    MR. MAGOO Walt Disney Pictures
    Action/Adventure Comedy
    Starring: Leslie Neilson
    Director: Stanley Tong

    ROCKETMAN Caravan Pictures/Walt Disney Pictures
    Action/Adventure Comedy
    Producer: Roger Birnbaum
    Director: Stuart Gillard

    HONEY WE SHRUNK Walt Disney Pictures
    OURSELVES Action/Adventure Comedy
    Starring: Rick Moranis
    Producer: Barry Bernardi
    Director: Dean Cundey

    MR. PAYBACK Sony Pictures/Interfilm
    The World’s First Interactive Movie
    Director/Writer: Bob Gale

    LUCKY STIFF New Line Cinema
    Black Comedy
    Director: Anthony Perkins

    BITTER HARVEST Prism Entertainment
    Director: Duane Clark
    Starring: Stephen Baldwin, Jennifer Rubin,
    Patsy Kensit
    FROZEN ASSETS Skouras Films/Fox Video
    Romantic Comedy (Shelley Long,Corbin Bernsen)
    Director: George Miller

    ANIMATED FILMS:

    Tom and Jerry: Return To Oz Warner Bros. Animation

    Tom and Jerry: The Lost Dragon Warner Bros. Animation

    Tom and Jerry's Ginormous Adventure Warner Bros. Animation

    Tom and Jerry & The Wizard Of Oz Warner Bros. Animation

    Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes Warner Bros. Animation

    Tom and Jerry/Robin Hood Warner Bros. Animation

    The Secret of Zhu Moonscoop/Prana Animation/Universal

    The Power of Zhu Moonscoop/Prana Animation/Universal

    The Quest For Zhu Moonscoop/Prana Animation/Universal

    STITCH! The Movie Walt Disney Pictures made-for-DVD

    LAND BEFORE TIME, Sequels Universal Home Video

    AN AMERICAN TAIL, Sequels Universal Home Video

    CHARLOTTE'S WEB 2 Paramount/Nickelodeon/Universal Home Video

    CINDERELLA II Walt Disney Pictures (Home Video Division)

    NETWORK SERIES ANIMATION:

    Guardians Of The Galaxy Marvel Animation/Disney XD

    Kulipari:An Army Of Frogs Netflix/Splash Entertainment

    The Awesomes HULU/Bento Box/Broadway Video

    Max Steel Mattel/DisneyXD/Cartoon Network/Fremantle

    Monsuno Nickelodeon/Dentsu Entertainment USA/Fremantle

    Planet Sheen Nickelodeon/O Entertainment

    The Secret Saturdays Cartoon Network

    Yin! Yang! Yo! ABC & Disney Channel

    The Emperor's New School ABC & Disney Channel

    Lilo & Stitch (Emmy Nom.) ABC & Disney Channel

    Mucha Lucha Warner Bros. Animation

    Casper Universal/Harvey Entertainment-FOX

    Pet Alien Cartoon Network

    Jakers! PBS

    House Of Mouse ABC & Disney Channel

    Time Squad Cartoon Network

    Butt Ugly Martians Mike Young Productions-Nickelodeon

    Toonsylvania Dreamworks SKG-FOX

    Ben and Izzy MGM Television, Rubicon

    What A Mess DIC Entertainment-ABC

    Beethoven Ivan Reitman/Universal Cartoon Studios

    Jingle Bell Rock DIC Entertainment-CBS

    Ed Grimley Hanna-Barbera-NBC

    Sonic the Hedgehog DIC Entertainment-ABC

    Back to the Future Amblin, Colossal, Universal Cartoon
    Studios-CBS

    Where's Waldo? DIC Entertainment-CBS

    Super Mario Brothers DIC Entertainment-NBC

    Lionelville Cartoon Network/Moonscoop

    THEME PARK MUSIC:

    Sleeping Beauty Castle-Disneyland: Walt Disney Imagineering

    Fantasyland's Beauty & The Beast-Walt Disney World: WDI

    Carousel-Disneyland: Walt Disney Imagineering

    Princess Fantasy Faire-Disneyland: Walt Disney Imagineering

    Seven Dwarfs Mine Train: Magic Kingdom: WDI

    SYNDICATED SERIES ANIMATION:

    Hanna/Barbera Productions:

    Don Coyote The Hurricanes
    Midnight Patrol Wowser
    Fantastic Max The Legend of Zelda

    Universal Cartoon Studios:

    Shelly Duval's Bedtime Stories
    Exosquad

    DIC Entertainment:

    Monster Tails Swamp Thing
    Sky Commanders Club Mario

    Film Roman:

    Richie Rich

    TELEVISION MOVIES:

    Quints Disney Channel

    No One Would Tell Von Zerneck-Sertner Films-NBC

    Dying To Belong Von Zerneck-Sertner Films-FOX

    Two Came Back Von Zerneck-Sertner Films-ABC

    Holiday in the Heart Von Zerneck-Sertner Films-ABC

    Silent Predators Von Zerneck-Sertner Films-TBS

    Forever Love Longbow Productions-CBS

    TELEVISION
    NETWORK SHOWS:

    Hyperion Bay Warner Brothers Television

    Melrose Place Spelling Entertainment-FOX

    Charlie Hoover Brillstein/Grey Productions-CBS
    New World Entertainment

    Good Sports Brillstein/Grey Productions-CBS

    One of the Boys Martin Cohan/Blake Hunter-CBS

    TELEVISION
    SYNDICATED SHOWS:

    Beyond Chance Lifetime Television

    Sightings Paramount Television-Winkler/Daniels
    Productions

    Star Search TPE/Musical Director

    Inside Out The Wrightwood Group/The Disney Channel

    28205 W. Agoura Rd. Suite B Agoura Hills, Ca 91301 (818)991-0400
    mtavera@sbcglobal.net www.michaeltavera.com
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