Born in Arizona and raised in Europe, Ryan Whittier is an award-winning Film Composer. He provides complete music creation and licensing services to clients ranging from major international brands and institutions to independent film makers, wireless entertainment pioneers, and everyone in between. Notable clients include: PBS, Ken Burns, The New York Times, The Atlantic, the […]
Ryan Whittier is currently creating the score music for a number of short documentary pieces supporting the three-part, six-hour “THE STORY OF CANCER: The Emperor of All Maladies” documentary. The series is based on Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee’s 2011 Pulitzer Prize-winning nonfiction book “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer”, and is scheduled to air on PBS in the […]
The official Ken Burns iPad App is now available at the iTunes store. Ryan Whittier provided score music for multiple segments within the app. From the app description on the iTunes Store: “This app is not a collection of Ken’s filmography—it’s an entirely new way of looking at American history, only available on iPad. Ken has […]
The short documentary film “Ken Burns: On Story“, which Ryan Whittier scored for Redglass Pictures, made its web debut on The Atlantic. The film features the legendary Ken Burns discussing what he finds most compelling about the art of storytelling.