Eric Goetz (II)

Composer | Sound Department | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Summer Home (2012) | Brides to Be (2016) | Heart Breaks Open (2011)
GUILDS *
ASCAP | IGDA | GANG | SCL  Less
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/ericgoetz
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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (38 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Music of the SpheresMusic of the Spheres (TV Series) Location Sound Recorder ( 8 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 8
    • Atlas (Feb 24, 2016) Location Sound Recorder  Less
    • Pleiades (Jan 27, 2016) Location Sound Recorder  Less
    • Gemini (Jan 16, 2016) Location Sound Recorder  Less
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  • Primary photo for $5 Cover: Seattle$5 Cover: Seattle (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Composer (additional music) ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
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  • Primary photo for $5 Cover: Seattle$5 Cover: Seattle (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
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Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

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  • Seattle 48 Hour Film Festival * – Best Musical Score 2014
  • Local Sightings Film Festival * – Best Score for a Short Film 2011
  • Park City Film Music Festival * – Gold Medal for Excellence in Original Music in a Short Film 2011
  • Park City Film Music Festival * – Gold Medal for Excellence in Original Music in a Short Film 2011
  • Park City Film Music Festival * – Silver Medal for Excellence in Music in a Short Film 2011
  • Seattle 48 Hour Film Festival * – Best Musical Score 2009

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

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  • * Summary
    Award-winning composer looking for opportunities in the areas of game, film, and TV scoring.
    Music / Audio Production Skills Overview
    Experience producing a wide variety of musical styles on all sorts of budgets, from midi-only to live orchestra.
    Scored three feature films and over a dozen short films, which have screened at major festivals.
    Expert with Logic, Sibelius and Pro Tools. Experience with Reaper, Nuendo, and Cubase.
    Seasoned classically-trained composer, fluent in a wide range of music styles including cinematic orchestral, jazz, electronic, rock/pop and world. Extensive training in scoring to picture.
    Implementation skills/experience in Wwise, Unity, ELIAS.
    Detailed Job History
    2005 - Present ~ Freelance Composer and Sound Designer
    I have scored numerous films, games, commercials and trailers (see credit list), working with many notable filmmakers including national Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker Cory Kelley, critically acclaimed director Andrew Allan, and celebrated animators Drew Christie and Sihanouk Mariona (Robot Chicken). Most of these films have gone on to screen at major festivals. Several have won multiple awards for my music.

    I've handled all aspects of running my business, including handling company finances, seeking new clients, meeting tight composing deadlines, orchestration, part copying/library, contracting musicians, scheduling recording sessions, engineering small sessions, conducting sessions, mixing and mastering on projects ranging from small electronic-only scores to 50-piece orchestras.
    May 2010 - Nov 2012 ~ Composer and Sound Designer, Smashing Ideas (Random House / Bertelsmann)
    I am the principal composer and sound designer at this award-winning game studio. I create music and sounds for games, interactive websites, mobile applications and enhanced books, for clients such as Mattel, Disney, and Nickelodeon.
    2008 - 2010 ~ Board Member, Seattle Composer’s Alliance
    In this volunteer position, I organized events for our membership, maintained the organization's website and help set the strategic direction for the organization.
    Nov 2005 – Present ~ Freelance Musician and Producer
    I perform in local jazz and rock groups, including the critically-acclaimed kids music band, The Board of Education, indie-rock band, Central Services, and singer-songwriter Andrea Wittgens. I also produced and engineered three albums, which went on to receive airplay on radio, internet and television.
    2006 - 2008 - Senior Internet Engineer / Manager, Seattle Times
    1998 - 2005 - Software Development Engineer, Manager, Amazon.com
    1996 - 1998 - Software Development Engineer, Northwest Net / Verio
    Reel
    http://vimeo.com/30377856
    Education
    Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program, 2005 - 2009.
    B.A. in Music, Minor in Computer Science, Western Washington University, 1996.
    Notable Credits
    Games / Interactive
    David Wiesner’s Spot (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
    Wallykazam (NickJr)
    Pat the Bunny Trailer App (Random House)
    Creatacard (American Greetings)
    Bubble Guppies: A Grumpfish Tale (NickJr)
    Stephen Hawking’s Snapshots of the Universe (Random House)
    Nutt Putt (American Greetings)
    Peas & Carrots (American Greetings)
    Cake Tower (American Greetings)
    Scoop Ninja (American Greetings)
    American Grown (Michelle Obama, Random House)
    Interactive Music Exhibit for NAMM and SXSW (Sennheiser)
    The Wizard of Oz (Smashing Ideas)
    Rango - Game of the Week (Nick Marketing)
    Polly World - Official Website for Polly Pocket (Mattel)
    Polly Pocket's Best Luau Ever (Mattel)
    Polly Pocket's Pet Adoption Time (Mattel)
    Polly Pocket's Balloon Burst Races (Mattel)
    Polly Pocket's Racing Rock Star (Mattel)
    Polly Pocket's Parachutes Away (Mattel)
    Catch the Berry (Random House)
    Stunt Bugs (Random House)
    The Official Pat the Bunny App (Random House)
    The Little Engine That Could (Penguin)
    Destroyer of Worlds - The Regular Show (Cartoon Network)
    Monster High - Fearleading (Mattel)
    Monster High - Frog Escape (Mattel)
    Porta Panic (FunGoPlay)
    Twisted Time Wasters (American Greetings)
    Lungtropolis (ORCAS Inc.)
    Feature Films
    Brides To Be (2015)
    The Parish (2015)
    Bunyip (2014)
    In A Lifetime (2013)
    This Is Ours (2012)
    Heart Breaks Open (2010)
    Commercials / Trailers / Corporate / Identity
    The Risk Takers (NIPPC - industrial advocacy film)
    Thai Nguyen Couture TV spot (secret client)
    The Little Engine That Could - Game Trailer (Penguin)
    Stunt Bugs - Game Trailer (Random House)
    Cheyenne Frontier Days (branded content short film)
    Corporate Identity (Random House Digital)
    Corporate Identity (Crooked Lake Productions)
    Awards
    Best Musical Score (2014 Seattle 48 Hour Horror Project) ~ ESPER
    Best Score for a Short Film ~ Connect To ~ 2011 Local Sightings Film Festival
    Gold Medal for Excellence in Original Music in a Short Film ~ The Thomas Beale Cipher ~ 2011 Park City Film Music Festival
    Gold Medal for Excellence in Original Music in a Short Film ~ Photo Booth ~ 2011 Park City Film Music Festival
    Silver Medal for Excellence in Music in a Short Film ~ Connect To ~ 2011 Park City Film Music Festival
    Best Musical Score (2009 Seattle 48 Hour Film Project) – Greensleeves
    Documentaries
    The Risk Takers (2013)
    Casting About (2013) - Reality TV Pilot
    Blue Balliet - How to Write About Place (2012)
    April Henry (2012)
    $5 Cover B Sides (2010, himself)
    Busking Cadenza (2010, himself, musical director)
    Beyond Greenaway (2009)
    This Is The Sea 4 (2008, additional music )
    The Descendants Project (2008)
    Seattle In Color (2007)
    Short Films
    The Hunter (2015)
    What If My Wife Died In Yoga Class? (2015)
    ESPER (2014)
    The Beast Inside (2014)
    Super Dads (2014)
    Home For Sale (2014)
    The Smiths (2014)
    The Rat (2014)
    Booked (2014)
    Tape Recorder (2014)
    Practical Things (2013)
    Ten Years Later (2013)
    Red Summer (2012)
    The Summer Home (2012)
    Photo Booth (2011)
    Connect To (2011)
    The Thomas Beale Cipher (2010)
    Dishonesty (2010)
    No Refund (2009)
    A Single Guy (2009)
    Fearless (2009)
    All Sorts (2009)
    Greensleeves (2009)
    Black Coffee (2009)
    Battle Of Berksby (2009)
    Cheyenne Frontier Days (2008)
    Bookie (2007)
    This For Love (2006)
    The Mattress Fund (2002)

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