Christopher Eickmann, MFA, is an award-winning composer, producer, engineer, and sound designer. He currently owns and operates his music production company, Creative Scores, where he creates music for contemporary media and live events. His projects include scoring films, videos and animations, producing recording artists, recording, editing, mixing and mastering audio, as well as commissions for theatre, dance, and the concert hall. Clients include: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Skechers, and many others.
Before launching his music production company, Christopher worked for Creativity, Inc. as a staff composer/sound designer where he created original music and sound designs for a number of games, toys and electronic products. In addition, early in his career he worked for the Walt Disney Company as a sound engineer on several live productions including The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Beauty and the Beast.
He is a Co-founder of the Bay Area Sound Healing Alliance (BAYSHA), the Executive Producer and Co-founder of the San Francisco-based theatre company, Leela, as well as a faculty member at the Academy of Art University, School of Music for Visual Media and at the Audio Production program at the Art Institute of San Francisco. Christopher graduated with a Masters of Fine Arts from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and studied improvisation with Del Close and Michael Polluck at the Second City in Chicago. He is the creator of Sound-PlayTM.