William (Bill) Pearson is a legendary Hollywood Composer and Producer who has garnered a Grammy, and created the music for the Academy Award-winning Documentary, “Twin Towers,” and numerous other films. Much in demand these days, Bill’s music appears in TV shows, commercials and trailers around the world. His music generally evokes intense emotions, and ranges from hard-hitting Rock, to Cinematic Orchestral, RnB, World Beat, and Big Band Jazz. Bill’s clients include ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, HBO, ESPN, MTV, Disney, Warner Brothers, Universal Studios, Orion Pictures, and many others.
Additional credits for William Pearson include Amblin Entertainment, Tri Star Pictures, New Line Cinema, Paramount, 20th Century Fox, Hollywood Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Columbia Pictures, MDP, IMAX, CBN, TBS, Warner Bros. Records, A&M Records, Nancy & Frank Sinatra, Natalie & Nat King Cole, Andraé Crouch's "Mercy,” Armor All, Du Pont, World Vision, UPN, USA, Showtime, Disney Channel, The Family Channel, The Nature Channel, Discovery Channel, Oxygen Cable Network, and the longest running American soap opera in production, General Hospital.
In addition to creating music for the television industry and every major studio in Hollywood, Bill’s compositions have appeared world wide in many theme parks, including Disneyland, Disney World, DisneyFest Asia, Mickey’s Magical World Tour, Tokyo Disney Sea, Sea World, Six Flags, Hard Rock Theme Park, Warner Bros. Movie World – Madrid, Batman Water Stunt Spectacular, and many more.
Southeast Asia war montage. Dramatic cue that shifts moods. Starts dark, ominous, war sounds, then breaks into an upbeat Asian melody. Dark, reflective mood returns. Depicts war, vietnam, Asia. Good for flashbacks to war or remembering happiness. Upbeat mood is great for travel in Asia, Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Dark Music
Otherworldly sounds exude a foreboding presence. Danger is close. Haunting, ambient textures. Spine-chilling and suspenseful. Spacey and uncluttered, a feel of approaching terror. Great for thrillers, mysteries, unusual phenomena, sci-fi, aliens, horror, terror, space/universe, Instrumental, Electronic Music, Dark Ambient
James Bond is in trouble again! "Preemptive Strike" is a powerful/playful Mysterious Spy theme with a little of everything - Rock, Orchestra, Electronica. Perfect for that thriller mood. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Thriller Electro-Orchestral
Not JUST for Christmas - This piece has a great feel-good rock vibe - BUT - with a Christmas twist - Sleighbells and Guitars. Does it get any better? BUT, there are mixes WITHOUT sleighbells as well. Fun times, Celebration and Jammin' to good music is what this song is all about. Instrumental, Rock Music, Melodic Rock
"Smooth Sailing" is a carefree romp in the balmy Island breezes. It's a perfect happy go lucky, good-time reggae meets smooth jazz feel. Driving the coast, sailing your boat, cooking your favorite dish, holding hands, barbecueing, skating, biking and and having fun with your friends! Good Times! Instrumental, Jazz Music, Smooth Jazz
Lift off.... Flying away.... Drifting into a dreamland of Acoustic Rock, Synthesizers, and Rockin' Electric Guitars. "Soaring" has it all. This is a great track for travel documentaries, corporate presentations that need a kick, and dramatic underscores. Beautiful guitar work will make you soar. Instrumental, Rock Music, Soft Rock
Bluesy and Soulful with a hint of comedic release, "Swamp Gas" is a rockin' mid-tempo Texas blues tune. Rocking Guitar leads give this tune a big dose of attitude. Perfect for a smokey bar scene, for drinkin' buddies or anytime you need a good brawl. Instrumental, Blues Music, Texas Blues
Danger is lurking in the desert. Acoustic guitar notes combined with tinkling wind chimes, mysterious wood blocks, a slow heart beat, and eerie synth combine to create a pensive yet dangerous feeling. Unsettling yet mysteriously beautiful. Meditative, romantic, evil, lonely. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Contemplative Music
Vibey and cool! This smooth jazz piece - "Aariazaan" - will be equally at home on the travel channel, cooking channel, documentaries, or as TV underscore. With a piano driven texture, the rest of the band - including cool tribal toms - lend an exotic, yet comfortable feel to the piece. Instrumental, Jazz Music, Smooth Jazz
Comedic hard rocking fun! Driving drums with quirky/fun/wah-wah guitar lead. Driving, aggressive and the perfect background for humorous/crazy/dangerous stunts. A good fit for James Bondish applications. Great for skateboarding, bicycle tricks, and creature craziness! Instrumental, Rock Music, Modern Rock
Great for riding the curving road through foothills on your motorcycle. The city lights sparkling below. A happy mood, yet reflective, meditative. Thoughtful lead guitar... in all the right places. Think Lee Rittenour, Larry Carlton, George Benson. Light and spacey with a tinge of emotion. Instrumental, Pop Music, Soft Pop
Tension in the air. Mysterious, spacious... not cluttered. Unnervingly calm, with a sense of danger pressing in, feeling of being watched or ominous presence is near. Sustained eerie sfx Good for crime, mysteries, sci-fi, action thriller, supernatural, space. See William Pearson's "Metamorphasis" Instrumental, Electronic Music, Dark Ambient
James Bond meets Jason Bourne for a spy extravaganza! "Operation Microdot" is an Mid-tempo, evolving Spy theme with a little of everything - Rock, Orchestra, Electronica. Perfect for that spy thriller mood. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Impending Electro-Orchestral
"The Big Picture" is a bit of an enigma. Changing, Morphing and Twisting - but always in a cool classic rock way. Elements of Gospel, Hip Hop, Rock, Blues prevail. This piece is perfect for multimedia presentations or other applications where a few "changeups" help the presentation. Instrumental, Rock Music, Classic Rock
Bluesy and Soulful, with just a touch of melancholy and a double dose of kick-a$$. "Top Dead Center" has attitude, an aggressive arrogance and a zest for life. Ripping guitar melodies and leads embody the classic rock anthem. Perfect for anything needing a rip snorting classic rock romp. Instrumental, Rock Music, Blues Rock
Beautiful and sad melody with Irish/Celtic feel. Begins with simple piano melody then is accentuated by strings, harp, nylon string guitar. Soft French horn at end. For tender talking, showing affection to loved one, driving away from family, reflecting on family photos, children. See Variations. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Sad Music
Reflective dramatic underscore. Slow pensive piano in the beginning, then (on MT) is joined by strings/french horn sweeping into a emotional, hopeful, thoughtful melody. Mixtures of hope and sadness. Great for a story set in open spaces, rural, country. Variations-are darker-less melody, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Contemplative Music
James Bond meets Mission Impossible! "Danger Zone" is an Mid-Tempo Mysterious Spy theme with a little of everything - Rock, Orchestra, Electronica. Perfect for that thriller mood. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Impending Electro-Orchestral