David Bateman is an award-winning (ASCAP) composer who has brought his passion for music to projects such as ARLO, THE BURPING PIG (Lionsgate), A GIRL LIKE HER (iMDB’s top 10 movies of 2015), Homocide Hunter (Discovery Network) and University of Maine campaigns. He is enthusiastic about illustrating a project’s story through the power of music.He has written music for over 30 films, and many TV ads. His composition style is a unique approach in creating musical textures,  making off-beat and imperfect instruments in his cinematic orchestral writing.

David resides in Michigan, and works remotely from his home studio.


Best Original Score, Anthem Film Festival, 2016
Of Dogs And Men

Best Original Score, Michigan Film Awards, 2011
World of Art

Best Original Score, Made In Michigan Festival, 2011
World of Art