Darien Shulman is a composer of music for film, television, commercials, and industrials. He is a graduate of Northwestern University and The Juilliard School, where he focused on classical composition.
Upon graduation, Darien’s focus shifted to scoring to picture. He has composed music for several feature films and documentaries, most notably Funeral Kings which was featured at the South By Southwest Film Festival in 2012. Collaborating with filmmakers on both coasts, Darien’s music is also prominent in numerous short films. He has worked closely with Woodhead Entertainment, scoring several comedic shorts, many of which have amassed several million views on popular sites like YouTube, Vimeo, and Funny Or Die.
As an in-house composer at Storefront Music, Darien has also written music for a number of high profile commercials, including spots for Verizon, American Express, Comcast, Citibank, and others.
Darien remains active as a concert music composer, and his music has been performed and recorded by various ensembles in New York City, where he lives and works.