Award-winning composer and music producer Simon Franglen traverses the world of film, contemporary and classical music.
He has spent a large portion of the last three years composing the three-hour score to 2022’s box office topping Avatar: The Way of Water, travelling to New Zealand to collaborate with James Cameron. His credits include three of the four top grossing films of all time and six of the top selling albums. His other achievements include being nominated for a Golden Globe for his work on Avatar and being awarded the Record of the Year Grammy as a producer on Titanic’s My Heart Will Go On.
Franglen's many music contributions include being a top line session musician and record producer in Los Angeles for several years, with dozens of multi-platinum albums and singles, including Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton, Quincy Jones, and Celine Dion.
Franglan shares highlights from his illustrious career at this BIGSOUND keynote address.