For several decades, US Composer Gary Wolk has performed as a Guitarist and Bassist, and creates music using real acoustic and software instruments, keyboards and loops. He writes, plays, records, produces, mixes and masters his tracks, and genres range from a fusion of Classical to Pop, to Classic Rock and lively ethnic World Beat. Composing music in many different styles keeps Gary's sounds fresh, exciting and realistic. His specialty is music for film and TV, and he enjoys numerous placements in these areas of production.
Gary Wolk's "Jacaranda" song sets an elegant and exotic pace for African-themed movies, documentaries, travel stories, and commercials. Featuring ethnic wind and percussion instrumentation combined with New Age African harmonies, "Jacaranda" is our Editor's Choice Award for December 2014.
Gary plays acoustic, electric, and classical guitar, as well as the ukuelele, mandolin, electric bass, and keyboards. His recording platform is Logic Pro X on a MacBookPro, with many loops and virtual instruments.
This is a 60's surf treatment of the holiday classic. Fast, rocking and energetic. Features drums, bass, and electric guitar. In the style of The Surfaris, Dick Dale and the Deltones, Johnny and the Hurricanes, and other late 50's - 60's surf/rock recording artists. Grab your surfboard, Santa Claus! Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Rock
Yup, this track is what you think it is by the title. Giving a new twist to the holiday classic. A wild surfing Christmas. Features drums, bass, and electric guitars. In the style of The Surfaris, Dick Dale & the Deltones, Johnny & the Hurricanes, and other cool late 50's - 60's surf/rock artists. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Rock
A jazz-waltz treatment of the holiday classic. The instrumental track features brush drums, upright bass, electric piano and electric guitars. Great for background music for TV or film. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
A 1960s surf-rock arrangement of the traditional Christmas carol “Good King Wenceslas” Very fun and upbeat. It’s Christmas at the beach! It features drums, bass and electric guitars with that classic surf sound. Santa on a surfboard. Think Duane Eddy, The Ventures. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Rock
A re-harmonized, arrangement of the traditional holiday classic. It is all composed on synths using some beautiful pads, and choir. Perfect track for any Christmas-themed movie, or TV show. This track will definitely put you in the holiday mood in a peaceful, sentimental way. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas New Age
An arrangement of the traditional Christmas carol. Re-harmonized a bit, and featuring Piano, Acoustic Guitars, String Quartet, and English Horn on melody. Can be used in multiple media for the holidays, as well as background music for stores etc. Instrumental, Christmas, Christmas Carols
This is a new arrangement of the traditional holiday classic. A bit reharmonized with an Anglo-Celtic sound. Features Harpsicord, Acoustic Bass, Acoustic Guitars, Flute, and Irish Pipe. Think in the style of S&G's Scarborough Fair. Instrumental, Christmas, Christmas Acoustic
A Smooth Jazz/Bossa Nova treatment of the holiday classic "Jingle Bells". Features Drums, Conga, Shaker, Acoustic Bass, Rhodes Electric Piano, Electric Guitar, with Tenor Sax and Trumpet carrying the melody. Great track for commercials or background music. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
This is a cool jazz-waltz arrangement of the traditional Holiday song. Features Flute and Soprano Sax lead with Piano, Upright Bass, and Drums. Great track for any mix of holiday instrumentals or Muzak. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Jazz Ens.
There is no "resting" in this rocking, dynamic arrangement of this traditional Holiday song. This tune rocks from start to finish featuring French Horns, Strings, Drums, Organ, Piano, Electric and Bass Guitar. Inspired by Mannheim Steamroller and others. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Rock
This is a "Beatle-esque" instrumental treatment of this traditional Holiday song. Inspired by their late 60's sound, this arrangement features Drums, Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Leslie guitar, Mellotron, Organ, and French Horns on the melody. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Rock
The joy and wonderment of the holiday season is felt in this original piece. It features an orchestral arrangement that starts our with a Celtic feel featuring Irish Pipe to a full-out orchestral piece featuring Baroque Trumpet on lead. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Orch.