Kevin Packard has been a staff composer for a prominent East Coast Music House where, for eight years, he scored national spots as well as composed for branding campaigns for TLC, Discovery Health, and Nat Geo. As a Composer In Residence at Connecticut College, he scored many productions for Dance undergraduates as well as received numerous commissions from visiting guest artists. His compositional credits include, Arby's, Ford, USA Today, Lexus, Discovery, Nat Geo Channel, TLC, The Treasury Dept, UTZ, Intercontinental Hotels and the National Parks Service, among many others.
Kevin Packard's writing style spans heartfelt acoustic music to driving electronica, and dramatic orchestral to quirky Penguin Cafe-ish. Kevin's compositions have won numerous awards. He now lives happily in Colorado, where he works out of his studio, creating music perfect for TV, Film, corporate branding and multiple new media projects. He is currently set to release "Facing Southeast," a collection of instrumental collaborations with bassist Bruce Swanson.
Kevin has won two Washington DC Peer Awards, for Discovery Wings, and National Geographic Channel-Culture Shock, a National Telly, a Telly and an award for best PSA for Special Olympics. His work also includes the Trading Spaces Theme for TLC, and the Rebranding/Station ID for Discovery Health Channel and TLC.
A choking sputtering loop kicks off this :90 urban instrumental. The weezy synth elements and lazy feel suggest difficulty in getting going. Perfect for ad, Hotel that's too comfortable to leave, Tylenol for too hung over, fingers do the walking Yellow pages, Iphone apps. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Trip Hop
A funky Kanye West-ish medium tempo instrumental track featuring string hits and various synth/electronic elements that give it a distinct summer feel. Would work well for any kind of summer fun recreational advert, jeans, Levis or twenty something fashion, Axe, deodorant spot. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Hip Hop
a :22 instrumental Hip Hop track along the lines of Kanye West, with big string hits and cool synth elements turning more positive at end . Sized perfectly for Open, Life On Street, Crime Drama, Medical Investigation, Young Interns. Ad, Jeans, Levis, Axe,, Instrumental, Hip Hop, Alternative Rap
A fun, quirky, upbeat, hip hop ish, contemporary instrumental featuring accordion with electronic elements and funky drum loops. Great for quirky ad or show open/promo. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Hip Hop Instrumental