With diametrically opposing degrees in both engineering and music, Hamilton Altstatt has always been intrigued by the convergence of entertainment and technology. Formerly the Director of Audio Production for such companies as Disney Interactive and Knowledge Adventure, he currently runs his audio production company, Greatwaves Digital Media, Inc while teaching Audio Engineering/Music Technology courses at Clemson University. Hamilton has music/sound credits on over 80 interactive titles, such as Dinosaur Adventure, 101 Dalmations, Descent and Steven Spielberg’s MovieMaker. He has produced music for some of the top name music libraries in the industry, such as APM, Sonoton and 5 Alarm Music, and recently has been a contributing composer for popular animated TV series such as The Sitting Ducks and Jimmy Neutron. Besides music and sound production, he also is very involved in digital media production, and is extremely well versed in audio/video compression technologies, encoding and streaming media.
Last updated: Dec 06, 2008