Biography

Bill WandelBill Wandel is an award winning composer and multi-instrumentalist with twenty five years of professional experience scoring film, television and multimedia.

Bill’s original music kicks off every College Football game and related commentary show on ESPN, dazzles audiences at Lance Burton’s magic show in Las Vegas, and sets the mood for the critically acclaimed documentary film, “Intrepid: A Journey Through History,” screening daily at the USS Intrepid Museum, NYC. He has composed scores for over thirty-five internationally distributed films, including two New York Film & Video Festival ‘Best Feature’ winners; Pictures of Baby Jane Doe starring Calista Flockhart and After The Storm starring Benjamin Bratt.

Bill’s numerous television credits include Forensic Files, A&E Biography, and America’s Most Wanted. His advertising clients include Disney, Ford, Hoover, Motorola, Sharp, Aetna, Budweiser, Dodge, Volkswagen, Porsche, BMW, Suzuki, Samsung, Range Rover and The US Marines.

Bill graduated magna cum laude from Berklee College of Music where he majored in Film Scoring and earned the respected Quincy Jones Award in recognition of outstanding musicianship in the areas of arranging and composition. He participated in both the ASCAP Scoring workshop and the SCL scoring internship where he was mentored by the following world-class composers; Alf Clausen (The Simpsons), Jay Chattaway (Star Trek Voyager), Steve Bramson (J.A.G.) and Dan Foliart (Seventh Heaven).