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Nathan Barr is a unique breed of composer. In addition to writing his scores, he also performs all of the instruments heard in many of his compositions. Skilled in many styles and genres, ranging from orchestral to rock, Barr is known for his collection and inclusion of rare and unusual instruments from around the world, such as human bone ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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True Blood
True Blood Composer
Grindhouse Composer
Hostel Composer
The Dukes of Hazzard


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 2013-2015 Hemlock Grove (TV Series) (33 episodes)
- Damascus (2015) ... (music by)
- Dire Night on the Worm Moon (2015) ... (music by)
- Todos Santos (2015) ... (music by)
- Pendant (2015) ... (music by)
- Boy in the Box (2015) ... (music by)
 2013-2015 The Americans (TV Series) (20 episodes)
- March 8, 1983 (2015)
- EST Men (2015)
- Echo (2014)
 2008-2014 True Blood (TV Series) (79 episodes)
- Thank You (2014)
- Love Is to Die (2014)
- Almost Home (2014)
- Karma (2014)
 2011 The Ledge
 2011 Hood to Coast (Documentary)
 2010 True Blood: Webisodes (TV Series short) (6 episodes)
- Jason (2010)
- Bill (2010)
- Sam (2010)
- Jessica (2010)
 2010/I Open House (music by)
 2008/I Tortured (Video)
 2008 Lost Boys: The Tribe (Video)
 2008/I Shutter
 2007 Grindhouse (segment "Thanksgiving")
 2006 Beerfest
 2005 Hostel
 2005 2001 Maniacs
 2005 My Name Is... (Short)
 2004/I Death Valley
 2004 Club Dread
 2003 Briar Patch
 2002 Cabin Fever
 2001 Big Time (as Nate Barr)
 2001 Going Greek
 2001 Kate Brasher (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Jeff (2001) ... (score)
 2000 Double Down
 2000 Red Dirt
 2000 The Virginian (TV Movie)
 2000 Fear (TV Series)
 1999 Protect-O-Man
 1999 Beyond the Mat (Documentary)
 1998 Traveling Companion (Short)
 1998 Hairshirt
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Composes and performs the score for True Blood (2008), playing cello, guitar, piano, and prepared piano, among other instruments. See more »

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