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James T. Sale

James T. Sale was born on January 9, 1967 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is known for his work on Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009), Hotel Transylvania (2012) and The Lego Movie (2014). See full bio »
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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Hotel Transylvania
Hotel Transylvania Music Department
The Lego Movie
The Lego Movie Music Department
21 Jump Street
21 Jump Street Music Department


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 2017 Transformers: The Last Knight (conductor)
 2016 Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade (TV Short) (composer: additional music) / (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2016 Pee-wee's Big Holiday (composer: additional music) / (orchestrator: conductor)
 2015 Admins (music supervisor)
 2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (composer: additional music) / (orchestrator: conductor)
 2015 Cosmic Scrat-tastrophe (Short) (conductor - as James Sale) / (music arranger - as James Sale)
 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 (composer: additional music) / (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2015/I Vacation (composer: additional music) / (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (additional music: programming)
 2014 Elf: Buddy's Musical Christmas (TV Movie) (additional orchestration)
 2014 Weaving the Past: Journey of Discovery (Documentary) (orchestral underscore)
 2014 22 Jump Street (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2014 Return to Zero (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2014 The Lego Movie (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2013 Last Vegas (orchestrator: conductor)
 2013 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2012 Angry Birds Star Wars Cinematic Trailer (Short) (orchestrator)
 2012 Hotel Transylvania (orchestrator: conductor)
 2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting (orchestrator: conductor)
 2012/I Safe (conductor - as James Sale) / (orchestrator - as James Sale)
 2012 21 Jump Street (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2011 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (orchestrator: conductor)
 2011 Captain America: Super Soldier (Video Game) (orchestrator: conductor)
 2011 Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer (composer: additional music - as James Sale) / (conductor)
 2011 Born to Be Wild (Documentary short) (orchestrator: arranger)
 2011 Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation (Short) (conductor - uncredited) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 2009-2010 Mater's Tall Tales (TV Mini-Series) (orchestrator - 3 episodes)
- Moon Mater (2010) ... (orchestrator: conductor)
- Mater Private Eye (2010) ... (orchestrator: conductor)
- Unidentified Flying Mater (2009) ... (orchestrator: conductor)
 2010 Going the Distance (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2010 Ramona and Beezus (conductor - as James Sale) / (orchestrator - as James Sale)
 2010 Just Wright (orchestrator: conductor)
 2010 Ca$h (orchestrator)
 2009 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2009 The Devil's Tomb (music copyist) / (orchestrator)
 2009 Fanboys (composer: additional music)
 2007 The Golden Compass (Video Game) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2007 God of War II (Video Game) (additional orchestrator: SCEA music production group)
 2006 Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams (Video Game) (orchestrator: conductor)
 2005 Vampires: The Turning (orchestrator)
 2005 The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction (Video Game) (orchestrator: conductor)
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (conductor - as James) / (orchestrator - as James Sale)
 2005 Social Guidance (composer: additional music)
 2005 God of War (Video Game) (choir arranger) / (conductor: choir)
 2004 The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth (Video Game) (orchestrator: conductor)
 2003 Lineage II: The Chaotic Chronicle (Video Game) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2003 The Hitcher II: I've Been Waiting (Video) (orchestrator - uncredited)
 2003 Rugrats Go Wild (orchestrator)
 2003 Brute Force (Video Game) (orchestrator: conductor)
 2003 Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield (Video Game) (orchestrator)
 2002 The Legend of Razorback (Short) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2002 Manna from Heaven (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2002 Leo (music preparation)
 2001 Ali (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2001 Trapped (TV Movie) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2001 Follow the Stars Home (TV Movie) (orchestrator)
 2000 The Sculptress (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 2000 Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (Documentary) (orchestrator - as James Sale)
 1999 Descent 3 (Video Game) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (music preparation)
 1998 The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue (Video) (orchestrator)
 1997 Snow Child (Short) (conductor) / (orchestrator)
 1995 Se7en (music preparation)
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6' 2" (1.88 m)

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