Award winning composer and music producer, Luis Guerra, spent his early years playing drums and piano before picking up the double bass at an early age. He studied the music and composition and soon began performing professionally at the age of 15. He has performed on stage or recorded in the studio with musical luminaries including Peter Buck (REM), Patty Griffin, Marc Ribot, Jimmy Messer, Alejandro Escovedo, Samantha Ronson, Meiko, The Movement, Barrett Martin, Rahim Alhaj, Kevin Hays, Coleman Barks, Bobby Shew, Tosca Tango Orchestra, and Orchestra La Tribu.

These days, he spends most of his time composing music for film, TV, podcasts, and documentaries.

Most recently, his music has been featured in Malcolm Gladwell's award winning and chart topping podcast, "Revisionist History." He also has published a series of compositions for Freakonomics Radio with Stephen Dubner. And, he finished the score to the upcoming Jules Feiffer screenplay, Bernard and Huey directed by Dan Mirvish.

In 2010, he moved to Los Angeles to compose music for picture. In the last seven years, he has accomplished exactly that and more... He composed music for the Netflix documentary "Art of Conflict". He also composed music for the TV documentary, "Superthief," and has had music placed in "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot" with Tina Fey. He has worked on TV shows, Doc McStuffins and Henry Hugglemonster in addition to recently composing music for short films, "The Bunker Buster" which stars Kyle Bornheimer from CBS' "Fallen Angel."His music has been featured on commercials for Honda, Samsung, and Mentos.
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2016-2017 projects include:

    Composer - Bernard And Huey - dir. Dan Mirvish
    Composer - My Friend Will - dir. Elijah Guo
    Composer - Now It Begins - dir. Brian Carter
    Composer - Revisionist History Seasons 1 and 2 - Panoply FM
    Composer - Freakonomics Radio - Dubner Productions/ WNYC
    Composer - Bluegrass Tacos - Southern Foodways Alliance
    Composer - Gaza Monologues - dir. Rebekah Tarin
    Composer - Finding Ronwe - dir. Angela Paveira
    Composer and Sound Designer - The Case of Jonas Booker- dir. Ram Bharwani; Psychosis Entertainment
    Composer - What is Inside - Mammoth Agency
    Composer - The Bunker Buster - dir. Kyle Bornheimer
    Composer - Long Distance - dir. JC Tonda
    Composer - The Art of Gambling - dir. Tommy Reid; Dundee Entertainment
    Composer - Superthief - dir. Tommy Reid; Crooked Fence Productions
    Composer - Honda 4X4 Fun
    Composer - Mentos - prod. Butter Music and Sound

Past Projects:

    2015 - Composer - In Stereo - dir. Mel Rodriguez
    2014 - Composer - America Stripped - dir. David Palmer - Music for Trailer
    2014 - Arranger - SAP OEM Brand New Day - prod NoSlateProductions
    2013 - Post Sound Mixer Naturally - dir. Jake Blauvelt - prod. Greg Martin
    2013 - Composer - Ocean Keeper - dir. Eileen Torpey
    2012 - Additional Music - Art of Conflict - Exec. Producer Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley
    2011 - Co-composer - "Coal" - produced by Molly Sturges
    2010 - Composer - Circus Luminous - dir. Rebekah Tarin
    2010 - Composer - Fonografia Collective
    2009 - Recording - Cocinando with Marc Ribot - Fast Horse Records - prod. JD Foster
    2008 - Recording - Shadows from the Jungle - Fast Horse Records - Terremoto Productions
    2007 - Composer - Flexion - dir. David Clarkson
    2007 - Composer - Woven Songs of the Amazon - dir. Anna Stevens - Green Spider Films

Awards and Mentions:

    2017 Webby Award - Best Individual Episode - Revisionist History S1 Ep6 (theme music by Luis Guerra)
    2012 American Artist Nominee - composer Fonografia Collective
    2011 Silver Addy Award Southwest Region - agency Mudhouse Advertising - Bueno Foods
    2009 Producer of the Year - New Mexico Music Awards
    2002 Mil Besos - Grammy Nomination

Contact Luis Guerra: luisguerramusic@gmail.com
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