|Born||in Washington, District of Columbia, USA|
|Height||6' 2" (1.88 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
James T. Sale was born in Washington, D.C. to music-loving parents who introduced him to classical and modern orchestral music. James went to St John's College High School, an all-male military college prep, and graduated in 1985. In 1988 James enrolled in the Film Scoring Program at Berklee College of Music in Boston. At Berklee he studied Composition and Orchestration. Conducting studies were with noted conductor David Callahan, conductor of the Brookline Symphony in Boston and a former student of Leonard Bernstein. After moving to Los Angeles in 1992 he began paying his dues, working as a librarian and copyist for feature films and live shows eventually getting work as an orchestrator and composer. James wrote music for reality TV shows such as Kid Nation for CBS and Queer Eye for the Straight Guy. In 2005 James began working for Mark Mothersbaugh as a composer, orchestrator, and conductor, writing additional music for films like Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 1&2, Hotel Transylvania 1 & 2, 21 and 22 Jumpstreet, The LEGO Movie, as well as Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked and Road Chip. HE also wrote music for TV shows like Enlightened and Last Man On Earth.
In addition to writing music for Film and Television James has orchestrated and conducted music for numerous award-winning video games such as God of War I+II, Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle Earth, and Captain America: Super Soldier.
He is an avid Washington DC sports fan supporting all the teams.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous