Genres:Electronic - Pop, HipHop - Pop/Modern, HipHop - Experimental/Alternative, HipHop - Pop/Modern, Pop - Electronic, Rock - Vintage Rock/Pop, Rock - Alternative Rock, RnB - Modern/Urban Contemporary, RnB - Classic/Soul
Hal G ( AKA Hal Gold ) is a four time SESAC award winning composer ( for the years 06` 07` 08`and just found out - 09` ) in the Film And TV category.
He has composed thousands of songs and continues to have many new tracks a year published in a multitude of genres, from which a large percentage have been released, published and played on network, cable, syndicated and local TV.
In May 2010 Hal won the Indaba Music Raheem DeVaughn Remix Contest.
Hal`s music has been used on TV ( and occasionally in film) tens of thousands of times since 1989.
He has composed thousands of songs and continues to have scores of new tracks a year published in a multitude of genres - from which a large percentage have been released, published and played on network, cable, syndicated and local TV.
A partial list of TV shows and networks who have used his music and productions include -
HBO ( sports bumpers, ) Fox Television ( Geraldo, War Stories, Huckabee, Hannity, Glenn Beck, Fox Report, Shepard Smith, Mike And Juliet Morning Show, ) Ananda Lewis, Secret Life Of A Soccer Mom, CBS Evening News, CBS Morning News, David Letterman Show CBS, NBC, The Today Show, Star Trek:Tech, the Kevin Costner film "Wyatt Earp", Inside Edition, Keyshia Cole, The Young And The Restless, Montel Williams ( SESAC awards 2006-2007, ) Kathy Griffin, promos for Seinfeld, The Bachelor, The Speed Channel, Law And Order, Home Delivery, Wife Swap, Shipmates, Maury Povich ( SESAC awards 2006, 2007and 2008, ) Celebrity Expose, Unique Whips, That`s Amore, 10 Years Younger, The District, LA Ink, Lifetime Network, Dateline NBC ( Sesac awards 2006, ) 48 Hours Mystery, VH1, A Shot Of Love With Tila Tequila, Double Shot Of Love, Disaster Date, MTV, Ice T`s Rap School, PBS ( "For Your Home" theme, ) Access Hollywood, Elimidate, Teen Kids News, (Sesac awards 2006-2007,) Eyewitness Kids News, Current Affair, Judge Hatchett, America`s Most Wanted, performances in many other countries, and a host of other shows that have come and gone including Ricki Lake, Lifestyles Of The Rich And Famous, Jane Pauley, Sally Jesse Raphael and Life Goes On.
In addition to composing, Hal is a multi instrumentalist and vocalist and has toured or played with (as a keyboardist-blues harpist-vocalist) Ron Wood ( Rolling Stones, ) Bo Diddley, Edgar Winter, Felix Cavaliere ( Young Rascals, ) Tommy James, Laura Nyro ( gave her some synth lessons,) Lenny White, Paul Shaffer, Catherine Zeta Jones ( her and Michael hired Hal to play in their living room !, ) John Sebastian, Adrian Belew (composed about 4 songs with Hal, ) David Ruffin - Eddie Kendricks ( they sat in at a concert, ) Wilson Pickett ( Showtime special, ) Roy Buchanan, Billy Joel (one time at a small club,) John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry ( in front of 100,000 people, ) Ben E King, Jerry Lee Lewis, and has performed for millions of fans in Japan, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Canada, Austria, Spain, England, piano bars in Norway as well as performing throughout most of the USA in many other bands( Allston Funk Band, Jamie Glaser, Randy Coven, Larry Debari, Jay Prince ) as well as solo.