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BiographyMultiple award-winning composer Duncan Watt is the founder and creative director of Fastestmanintheworld Music and has been been writing, recording and producing music for TV, film, digital gaming and national performing artists since 1993. Recent projects include the original score for League Of Legends (PC, Riot/GOA), co-composing and orchestrating the original score to multi-platform AAA title Brothers In Arms: Hell’s Highway (PS3/360/PC, Ubisoft/Gearbox), and Watt recently provided music creation and editing on Need For Speed Undercover (PS3/360/PC/DS, EA BlackBox) and all non-musical audio assets for WordFu (iPhone, ngmoco). Before that, Watt composed and recorded the striking, evocative original orchestral score for Stargate Online TCG (PC, Sony Online) and the swashbuckling original orchestral score for Pirates CSG Online (PC, Sony Online) as well. His work appears in Need For Speed: Pro Street (multiple platforms, EA), CNN: Campaign Rush (online, CNN), CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue (online, CNN), Auto Assault (PC, NCsoft), Cosmic Blobs (PC/Mac, SolidWorks), and the international best-seller Rogue Galaxy (PS2, Sony).

Before founding Fastestmanintheworld, Watt composed for a number of film and TV projects. His music has appeared on all major TV networks and many cable stations as well, and solo piano soundtrack for That Old Silent Film (OxRock, 2005) won Best Original Score at the Sundeis International Film Festival. Owner of recording studio Kanuba Digital and publishing company Kanuba Music (BMI), Watt has over 65 CD project credits to his name, as musician, recording/mixing engineer, producer and/or mastering engineer.

Selected Credits
League Of Legends (Riot/GOA, 2009)
Brothers In Arms: Hell's Highway (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2008)
Role: co-composer/orchestrator of original orchestral score
Need For Speed: Undercover (EA Black Box, 2008)
Role: music creation, audio editing
WordFu for iPhone (ngmoco, 2009)
Role: provided all non-musical audio assets
Brothers In Arms: Hour Of Heroes (iPhone, Gameloft, 2008)
Role: composer/virtual orchestration
CNN: Campaign Rush (CNN/Persuasive, 2008)
Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design
Brothers In Arms: DS (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2007)
Role: original score, arranging/re-scoring/virtual orchestration of trailer
Need For Speed: Pro Street (EA Black Box, 2007)
Role: provided additional audio services
CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue (CNN/Persuasive, 2007)
Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design
Stargate Online TCG (Sony Online, 2007)
Role: original score, engineer, producer, talent contracting
Pirates CSG Online (Sony Online, 2006)
Role: original score, engineer, producer, voice acting, talent contracting
Rogue Galaxy (Sony Japan, 2006)
Role: musical arrangements/piano performance, endgame song
Auto Assault (NCsoft, 2006)
Role: additional voiceover, editing/engineering
Cosmic Blobs: Pirates Treasure (Solidworks, 2006)
Role: original score, sound design, engineer, producer

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Biography
<b>Multiple award-winning composer Duncan Watt</b> is the founder and creative director of <b>Fastestmanintheworld Music</b> and has been been writing, recording and producing music for TV, film, digital gaming and national performing artists since 1993. Recent projects include co-composing and orchestrating the original score to multi-platform AAA title <b><moby game="Brothers in Arms: Hell&#39;s Highway">Brothers In Arms: Hell’s Highway</moby></b> (PS3/360/PC, Ubisoft/Gearbox), and Watt recently provided music creation and editing on <b><moby game="Need for Speed Undercover">Need For Speed Undercover</moby></b> (PS3/360/PC/DS, EA BlackBox) and all non-musical audio assets for <b>WordFu</b> (iPhone, ngmoco). Before that, Watt composed and recorded the striking, evocative original orchestral score for <b><moby game="Stargate Online">Stargate Online TCG</moby></b> (PC, Sony Online) and the swashbuckling original orchestral score for <b><moby game="Pirates Online">Pirates CSG Online</moby></b> (PC, Sony Online) as well. His work appears in <b><moby game="Need For Speed: Prostreet">Need For Speed: Pro Street</moby></b> (multiple platforms, EA), <b>CNN: Campaign Rush</b> (online, CNN), <b>CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue</b> (online, CNN), <b><moby game="Auto Assault">Auto Assault</moby></b> (PC, NCsoft), <b><moby game="Cosmic Blobs">Cosmic Blobs</moby></b> (PC/Mac, SolidWorks), and the international best-seller <b><moby game="Rogue Galaxy">Rogue Galaxy</moby></b> (PS2, Sony).¶

Before founding Fastestmanintheworld, Watt composed for a number of film and TV projects. His music has appeared on all major TV networks and many cable stations as well, and solo piano soundtrack for <b>That Old Silent Film</b> (OxRock, 2005) won Best Original Score at the Sundeis International Film Festival. Owner of recording studio <b>Kanuba Digital</b> and publishing company <b>Kanuba Music</b> (BMI), Watt has over 65 CD project credits to his name, as musician, recording/mixing engineer, producer and/or mastering engineer.¶

<b>Selected Credits</b>¶
<br><b>Brothers In Arms: Hell's Highway</b> (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2008)¶
<br>Role: co-composer/orchestrator of original orchestral score¶
<br><b>Need For Speed: Undercover</b> (EA Black Box, 2008)¶
<br>Role: music creation, audio editing¶
<br><b>WordFu for iPhone</b> (ngmoco, 2009)¶
<br>Role: provided all non-musical audio assets¶
<br><b>Brothers In Arms: Hour Of Heroes</b> (iPhone, Gameloft, 2008)¶
<br>Role: composer/virtual orchestration¶
<br><b>CNN: Campaign Rush</b> (CNN/Persuasive, 2008)¶
<br>Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design¶
<br><b>Brothers In Arms: DS</b> (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2007)¶
<br>Role: original score, arranging/re-scoring/virtual orchestration of trailer¶
<br><b>Need For Speed: Pro Street</b> (EA Black Box, 2007)¶
<br>Role: provided additional audio services¶
<br><b>CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue</b> (CNN/Persuasive, 2007)¶
<br>Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design¶
<br><b>Stargate Online TCG</b> (Sony Online, 2007)¶
<br>Role: original score, engineer, producer, talent contracting¶
<br><b>Pirates CSG Online</b> (Sony Online, 2006)¶
<br>Role: original score, engineer, producer, voice acting, talent contracting¶
<br><b>Rogue Galaxy</b> (Sony Japan, 2006)¶
<br>Role: musical arrangements/piano performance, endgame song¶
<br><b>Auto Assault</b> (NCsoft, 2006)¶
<br>Role: additional voiceover, editing/engineering¶
<br><b>Cosmic Blobs: Pirates Treasure</b> (Solidworks, 2006)¶
<br>Role: original score, sound design, engineer, producer
Biography
Multiple award-winning composer Duncan Watt is the founder and creative director of Fastestmanintheworld Music and has been been writing, recording and producing music for TV, film, digital gaming and national performing artists since 1993. Recent projects include the original score for League Of Legends (PC, Riot/GOA), co-composing and orchestrating the original score to multi-platform AAA title <moby game="Brothers in Arms: Hell&#39;s Highway">Brothers In Arms: Hell’s Highway</moby> (PS3/360/PC, Ubisoft/Gearbox), and Watt recently provided music creation and editing on <moby game="Need for Speed Undercover">Need For Speed Undercover</moby> (PS3/360/PC/DS, EA BlackBox) and all non-musical audio assets for WordFu (iPhone, ngmoco). Before that, Watt composed and recorded the striking, evocative original orchestral score for <moby game="Stargate Online">Stargate Online TCG</moby> (PC, Sony Online) and the swashbuckling original orchestral score for <moby game="Pirates Online">Pirates CSG Online</moby> (PC, Sony Online) as well. His work appears in <moby game="Need For Speed: Prostreet">Need For Speed: Pro Street</moby> (multiple platforms, EA), CNN: Campaign Rush (online, CNN), CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue (online, CNN), <moby game="Auto Assault">Auto Assault</moby> (PC, NCsoft), <moby game="Cosmic Blobs">Cosmic Blobs</moby> (PC/Mac, SolidWorks), and the international best-seller <moby game="Rogue Galaxy">Rogue Galaxy</moby> (PS2, Sony).¶

Before founding Fastestmanintheworld, Watt composed for a number of film and TV projects. His music has appeared on all major TV networks and many cable stations as well, and solo piano soundtrack for That Old Silent Film (OxRock, 2005) won Best Original Score at the Sundeis International Film Festival. Owner of recording studio Kanuba Digital and publishing company Kanuba Music (BMI), Watt has over 65 CD project credits to his name, as musician, recording/mixing engineer, producer and/or mastering engineer.¶

<b>Selected Credits</b>¶
<br><b>League Of Legends</b> (Riot/GOA, 2009)¶

<br><b>Brothers In Arms: Hell's Highway</b> (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2008)¶
<br>Role: co-composer/orchestrator of original orchestral score¶
<br><b>Need For Speed: Undercover</b> (EA Black Box, 2008)¶
<br>Role: music creation, audio editing¶
<br><b>WordFu for iPhone</b> (ngmoco, 2009)¶
<br>Role: provided all non-musical audio assets¶
<br><b>Brothers In Arms: Hour Of Heroes</b> (iPhone, Gameloft, 2008)¶
<br>Role: composer/virtual orchestration¶
<br><b>CNN: Campaign Rush</b> (CNN/Persuasive, 2008)¶
<br>Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design¶
<br><b>Brothers In Arms: DS</b> (Ubisoft/Gearbox, 2007)¶
<br>Role: original score, arranging/re-scoring/virtual orchestration of trailer¶
<br><b>Need For Speed: Pro Street</b> (EA Black Box, 2007)¶
<br>Role: provided additional audio services¶
<br><b>CNN: Planet In Peril: Animal Rescue</b> (CNN/Persuasive, 2007)¶
<br>Role: composer/performer, original music, additional sound design¶
<br><b>Stargate Online TCG</b> (Sony Online, 2007)¶
<br>Role: original score, engineer, producer, talent contracting¶
<br><b>Pirates CSG Online</b> (Sony Online, 2006)¶
<br>Role: original score, engineer, producer, voice acting, talent contracting¶
<br><b>Rogue Galaxy</b> (Sony Japan, 2006)¶
<br>Role: musical arrangements/piano performance, endgame song¶
<br><b>Auto Assault</b> (NCsoft, 2006)¶
<br>Role: additional voiceover, editing/engineering¶
<br><b>Cosmic Blobs: Pirates Treasure</b> (Solidworks, 2006)¶
<br>Role: original score, sound design, engineer, producer

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