Michael Tavera

Composer | Music Department | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Guardians of the Galaxy (2015-2017) | Drowning Mona (2000) | Max Steel (2013)
AKA 
Michael A. Tavera | Michael Anthony Tavera | Mike Tavera

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Past Film & Video (69 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (62 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Guardians of the GalaxyGuardians of the Galaxy (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 45 episodes, 2015–2017 ) , Music By ( 40 episodes, 2015–2017 ) , Composer ( 21 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 46
    • You Can't Always Get What You Want (Aug 5, 2017) Composer (theme music), Music By  Less
    • Destroyer (Aug 5, 2017) Composer (theme music), Music By  Less
    • Mr. Roboto (Jul 8, 2017) Composer (theme music), Music By  Less
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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, 2014–2015 ) , 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, 2011–2014 ) , Composer (additional music) ( 37 episodes, 2011–2013 ) , Music ( 26 episodes, 2011–2012 )  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, 2010–2012 )  Less 2010–2012 10
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  • Primary photo for The Secret SaturdaysThe Secret Saturdays (TV Series) Composer ( 29 episodes, 2008–2010 )  Less 2008–2010 29
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  • Primary photo for Random! CartoonsRandom! Cartoons (TV Series) Composer ( 3 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008 3
  • Primary photo for The Emperor's New SchoolThe Emperor's New School (TV Series) Composer ( 48 episodes, 2006–2008 )  Less 2006–2008 48
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  • Primary photo for Yin! Yang! Yo!Yin! Yang! Yo! (TV Series) Composer ( 15 episodes, 2006–2008 )  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, 2004–2006 )  Less 2004–2006 8
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  • Primary photo for Lilo & Stitch: The SeriesLilo & Stitch: The Series (TV Series) Composer ( 65 episodes, 2003–2006 ) , 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, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 13
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  • Primary photo for House of MouseHouse of Mouse (TV Series) Composer ( 52 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , 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 ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
  • 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, 1999–2000 )  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  Less 1998–1999
  • 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, 1996–1997 )  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 SightingsSightings (TV Series) Composer  Less 1991–1997
  • 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 Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Composer ( 11 episodes, 1994–1995 )  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, 1993–1994 )  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 Wake, Rattle & RollWake, Rattle & Roll (TV Series) Composer  Less 1990–1992
  • 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, 1990–1991 ) , 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 Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho PandaThe Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda (TV Series) Composer ( 2 episodes, 1990–1991 )  Less 1990–1991 2
  • 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 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 Fantastic MaxFantastic Max (TV Series) Composer ( 5 episodes, 1988–1989 )  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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UPLOADED RESUME
  • * 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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