MARCH 9, 2011 – North Hollywood – Megatrax Production Music, the leading independent production music source for film, broadcast, advertising and multimedia, is proud to announce the opening of its first office in New York City. Designed to provide east coast clients with more personal service, Megatrax New York will be the latest in a series of satellite locations for the Los Angeles-based company, joining Dallas, Miami, Nashville and international branches.
The New York office will offer north eastern television networks, ad agencies, post-production houses and other production music and custom scoring consumers the same high-quality products and services Megatrax has been providing, but with the added benefit of face time with Michael Scott, Director of the Entertainment Division.
Says Phil Macko, Vice President of Sales: “Megatrax strives to set the standard in customer experience, and we believe that physically being where our clients are contributes to building good relationships and being able to respond to our clients’ needs with immediacy. We’re very excited to be opening a New York office, and it’s especially gratifying to be able to do so during the company’s landmark 20th year.”
Michael Scott opened the Megatrax New York branch in February. He is available at firstname.lastname@example.org and to meet with northeastern clients regarding Megatrax properties and services.
Founded in 1991, Megatrax is independently owned and has been serving the media and entertainment industries for 20 years with the finest in production music libraries from the brightest talent in the music industry. Originally established by composers JC Dwyer and Ron Mendelsohn in a studio adjacent to ABC Network, Megatrax is currently based in North Hollywood and maintains a 14,000 square foot facility housing multiple recording studios, edit rooms and offices.
Its staff has grown to include 38 full- and part-time employees and a growing network of award-winning artists, composers, and producers. The company has expanded beyond its original flagship Megatrax library to a total of nine premium music catalogs including Beat Bites, Intervox, LA Riot, Sensacion, The Scene, and Tonal Injection, plus their indie artist Marquee Music label.
In addition to their music catalogs, the company now offers a host of additional services including custom scoring and broadcast news/ID packages through their Aircast division. Megatrax has always striven to be a leader in technological advancement, most recently leading the charge with their unequalled music search and hard drive music delivery systems.
Among the notables who have contributed to Megatrax’s body of music in the last 20 years are:
– Acclaimed Film/TV composer Chris Hajian
– Emmy-nominated Film/TV composer Donn Wilkerson
– Emmy-nominated Film/TV composer Craig Stuart Garfinkle
– Emmy Award-winning Film/TV composer Danny Pelfrey
– Grammy Award-winning composer and arranger Jorge Calandrelli
– Trailer Music veteran producer Robert Etoll
– Veteran urban/hip-hop producer Christian Salyer
– Acclaimed Chronic Music producers Eric Cunningham and Chris Lang