Salvatori Productions, Inc. (established in 1995) is a record label specializing in quiet and minimal ensemble music that features original compositions recorded with real players on real instruments at all times. Tom Salvatori is the guitar composer for the CD releases and also manages licensing and publishing. He is partners in the business with his brother Mike, who produces, edits, arranges and manages studio production. Mike is also a renowned composer in his own right – enjoying a 30-year writing partnership with Marty O’Donnell…that started out composing commercial jingles (Flintstones Kids) and in the last decade or so has become more specialized in composing for video games (HALO series).
Salvatori Productions signed grand piano composer Iris Litchfield (Bromley UK) in 2004 to feature her works on CD releases. Iris is a career mathematician turned piano composer, and her timeless and tender music is being recorded and released rightly to be shared with a worldwide audience.
Awards/Recognition: Two of our recent CD releases, Late Night Guitar (Salvatori) and When Evening Falls (Salvatori and Litchfield, arrangements by John Catchings), made their debut at #2 on the NAR Top 100 Radio Play Charts.
Late Night Guitar was named Winner of the 2002 Children’s Music Web Award in the Classic Recording for Children category.
When Evening Falls was named Winner of a NAR Lifestyle Music Award as Best Neo-Classical Album of 2007 and was featured on several Top10 – Best of 2007 music reviewer lists in the contemporary instrumental music category, and received a review and highest recommendation on MainlyPiano.com.
In addition to producing award winning CD releases, Salvatori Productions is actively engaged and interested in licensing the works of their artists for film, tv shows and other projects, in addition to scoring the content releases of the new digital ambient art, music and technology alliance called Long Glance Media.
Long Glance Media produces content for Flat Screen TVs. Please visit the Long Glance Media website to learn about this new, exciting, patented technology collaborative alliance and its application for in-home and commercial/public space Flat Screen TV use.
Name: Tom Salvatori
Lives in: Chicago, Illinois
Company: Salvatori Productions, Inc.
Occupation: Music Composer
Unique traits: Composing, publishing and licensing instrumental music that is evocative, melodic, timeless, tender and sad, yet hopeful