Ed Alton’s music has maintained a constant presence on prime time TV for nearly 30 years. To date, he has composed scores for over 530 episodes of 31 different prime time network TV series. For 21 of those series he also composed the Main Title themes. Daily Variety recognized Alton as one of TV’s top theme composers when it listed him as #5 among Nielsen’s Top 90’s TV Themesters. His career has been distinguished by numerious accolades including five ASCAPTop TV Composer Awards, an Emmy Nomination, and several Gold & Platimun record awards.
For the stage, Alton has collaborated with authors Billy Van Zandt & Jane Milmore to score the musicals “A Night at the Nutcracker” “The Pennies” & “Merrily We Dance & Sing”. He has also composed incidental music for the Van Zandt & Milmore plays “Drop Dead” & “Thrown to the Lions”.