As President of Richard Reiter Productions Inc., Richard Reiter has composed and produced original music in a myriad of styles for over seventy films, television shows, tv and radio commercials, theater and dance productions. In addition, Reiter has often served as the overall sound designer. Reiter has a special ability to enhance visuals, dialogue and emotional content, and he especially values the collaboraton with producers and directors.
Click here to watch excerpts from movies, TV shows and commercials with all music composed, arranged and produced by Richard Reiter (approximately 20 minutes).
Emmy Award - Best Musical Score for an Independent Production, Generation on the Wind (Academy Award nominated feature documentary, 1979).
National Endowment for the Arts - three Composition/Performance grants.
Cine, Telly, Emmy, ACE, Garden State Film Festival - awards won by many productions scored by Richard Reiter.
Flaming Gorge--Cine Award,
Richard Reiter composer
Digital multi-track MIDI recording studio with video sync,
(Quicktime 400k) (MP3 890k)
National and worldwide television:
Portrait of the Artist, episode of Monsters series starring Darren McGavin, produced by Laurel Entertainment and shown worldwide
James Cagney: Top of the World, hosted by Michael J. Fox, produced by Turner Pictures, shown on TNT network and worldwide
James Cagney: Top of the World produced by TNT
(with Michael J. Fox), Richard Reiter composer
Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous
Health Break, syndicated spots produced by Bread & Butter Television
Movie Makers, Stunts - produced and broadcast by HBO
Motherworks, Focus on Women - produced and broadcast by Lifetime
Generation on the Wind, Star Spangled Spenders, Carthage, Jersey Bruins, Deaf Mosaic-broadcast by PBS
Documentaries, Industrials, Video:
The ADL Story, hosted by Warren Beatty
The ADL Story (with Warren Beatty)
Telly Award, Richard Reiter composer
Dozens of documentaries for NOAA, Department of Interior, U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution, U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bell Labs, AT&T, Nynex, Nabisco, etc.
TV's Greatest Bits, produced by Michael Uslan, edited by Chip Cronkite
The Legends Behind the Comic Books, executive produced by Michael Uslan and Stonebridge Productions, produced/directed by Chip Cronkite
Theater (music and sound design):
Sand Mountain (by Romulus Linney), Electra: The Legend (by Michael Sayers) at Olympia Dukakis' Whole Theatre Company
The Yellow Dog Contract (by Ed Setrakian), directed by Joseph Ragno, Off-Broadway
Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Tempest, Midsummer Night's Dream - directed by Christian Ely for professional regional theater