Wayne Jones is a television composer, song writer, engineer and multi-instrumentalist who is best known for his underscore and songs for television shows like White Collar and Graceland and songs for The Flash, The Resident, Criminal Minds., House M.D, and Parenthood. He also composed the theme music for Season 3 of White Collar.
As a composer for online media, Wayne has contracted with Google to compose original music for The YouTube Audio Library, writing dozens of soundtrack cues and songs in styles ranging from Cinematic to Pop, Ambient to Hip Hop.
His songs for film include additional music for That Thing You Do, Tuesdays with Morrie and the Barbra Streisand-Seth Rogen film: The Guilt Trip.
He is also known for his work as a songwriter, instrumentalist and producer of numerous albums for Lifescapes Music and RedTulip Music. His works for advertising include music for The NFL, Chrysler, Playtex, Campbells Soup, Pfizer, Lever 2000, Wendys and the 2008 Obama presidential campaign.
Wayne has received numerous television performance awards from SESAC for his underscore compositions for White Collar and Graceland as well as awards for songs in House, M.D. and Parenthood.
As an educator, Wayne is Lecturer of Audio Design at University of Southern California’s Iovine & Young Academy where he teaches Audio & Media Integration and The Audio Design Toolbox.
In the field of Design, Wayne is researching the nexus of Auditory, Visual and Haptic feedback in Product and Environmental Design as well as testing products for companies like Strymon Effects and Utility Design.