Nice to meet you!
My name is Juan, a music composer, producer, and performer residing in New York City.
I specialize in composing music for visual media. If you're searching for the perfect soundtrack for your upcoming film, game, or podcast, look no further!
My compositions have been featured on network television and I've had the privilege of working with esteemed clients such as NBC, ABC, Hulu, and Amazon, among others.
Film Composer – Producer – Guitarist
Juan Esteban Arango, commonly known as Juan Arango, is an accomplished composer, producer, and performer with a focus on crafting original music for film, television, video games, and multimedia platforms. His impressive list of clients includes notable names such as NBC, MSNBC, ABC, Amazon.com, and Hulu.
Hailing from Santiago de Cali, Colombia, Juan discovered his passion for music at the tender age of ten when he first picked up the electric guitar. Throughout his adolescence, he diligently studied music theory and honed his performance skills. Determined to pursue his musical aspirations, Juan journeyed to the United States, where he attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. In 2017, he earned dual bachelor's degrees in "Contemporary Music Production" and "Guitar Performance." Soon after, Juan relocated to New York City, where he embarked on his career as a performer and music instructor. In 2020, he achieved a Master's degree in film composition from NYU Steinhardt.
Over the course of his flourishing career, Juan has composed an extensive array of music for diverse projects, including television shows, short films, commercials, documentaries, video games, podcasts, and commercial releases. His compositions can be frequently heard on network television, with credits featuring esteemed shows such as "Dateline" (NBC) and "20/20" (ABC). Moreover, Juan has contributed his expertise to numerous independent projects, some of which have garnered awards in film and video game industries.
Juan's early immersion into the world of live performance has equipped him with invaluable experience. Having collaborated with numerous New York City artists, he has graced the stages of prominent venues like Rockwood Music Hall, Sounds Of Brazil, The Knitting Factory, Pianos, The Bowery Electric, and Nublu. These collaborations have enabled Juan to forge lasting connections with a multitude of musicians and instrumentalists, whom he frequently showcases in his recordings.
Beyond his extraordinary talent, Juan is renowned for his unwavering work ethic and dedication to his craft. Though fluent in both Spanish and English, it is music that remains his truest form of expression and his most cherished language.
"Experimentation: Prepared Guitar"