Daniel Slatkin is an internationally recognized award-winning composer of music for films, television series and concert halls. He most recently scored "Gradually, Then Suddenly: The Bankruptcy of Detroit", winner of the Library of Congress Lavine/Ken Burns Prize for Film, and recorded by the strings of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
Rooted in classical and electronic music, Slatkin is a multiple Best Score Award recipient, selected by the likes of Queen's Roger Taylor and Alan Parsons for his dramatic underscoring work. His debut feature film, "Making Fun: The Story of Funko", whose score was composed shortly after completing his undergraduate studies at USC, premiered at the legendary TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Since then, his music can be heard on multiple streaming services, theaters and countless award-winning and -nominated films at festivals around the country.
In addition to his work in film and television, Slatkin composes classical concert music, being performed and commissioned by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Nashville Symphony, National Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre National de Lyon, St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and the Manhattan School of Music Symphony Orchestra. His most recent recording, "In Fields", was released on all music streaming platforms in February 2022.