Kyle Newmaster, a composer originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, has been providing music for film, television, games and the concert stage for over 15 years. Newmaster attended the
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and earned a Master's Degree in Composing for Contemporary Media from the prestigious Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York.
Newmaster recently composed music for Director Alejandro Brugues' segment, in the upcoming Horror anthology feature "Nightmare Cinema" (2018) starring Mickey Rourke. He also recently
completed score producing and lead orchestrating the music for Disasterpeace in David Robert Mitchell's upcoming noir thriller "Under the Silver Lake," (2018) starring Andrew Garfield. Newmaster's additional film
credits include the score to the well received family drama "Where Hope Grows," (2015) directed by Chris Dowling; "Something Wicked, (2015)" Produced by Joe Colleran: "The ABC's of Death 2, Segment E," (2014)
directed by Alejandro Brugues; and "The Myth of the American Sleepover," (2011) written and directed by David Robert Mitchell, an official selection at the 2011 Cannes Festival du Film. Roger Ebert of the
Chicago Sun-Times called the teen coming-of-age drama, "Poetic... A lovely, gentle and very true film."
Kyle has also written a variety of additional music for Television and has licensed his music to hundreds of shows including Dancing With the Stars, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Mysteries at the Museum,
CBS Sports Spectacular, Little People Big World, Breakthrough, NBC Sports Special, NASA's Unexplained files, Vice Guide to Film and many more.
Born and raised in Minnesota, Newmaster's deep-rooted interest and talent in music comes from his family. His great-grandfather was a published composer for military bands, and his father studied
classical music and played a key role in Kyle's musical training at a very young age.
Newmaster recently signed on to score the edgy open world neo-noir adventure game "Living Dark" (2018) by New Zealand game company Rocketwerkz. Through his previous work, Kyle also helped bring the
pop culture phenomenon back to avid gamers by co-scoring the LucasArts'/Microsoft title "Kinect Star Wars"(2012). This epic game score was recorded at the famed Abbey Road Studios in London with the
London Symphony Orchestra. Newmaster has also provided additional music for titles including "Star Wars: Battlefront 2" (2017), "Star Wars: Battlefront" (2015), "Star Wars: The Old Republic" (2011), "Spy Hunter"
(2012), "Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings" (2010) and "The Walking Dead: Survival instinct" (2013).