DAVID FRANCO (Music Producer) is still taking bows for his musical supervision of the soundtrack for Gettysburg, which has sold in excess of 400,000 albums and tapes to date.
For Gods and Generals, the 10th Turner film project for which Franco
has supervised music, he
created 25 musical interludes.As a musician (violinist) and music producer, he has accumulated credits for well over 100 feature films, TV movies, series and miniseries, and has produced 50 soundtrack albums.A graduate of Boston University's Film School and the New England Conservatory of Music, Franco began his career at Columbia Records in New York.He was then hired by RCA Records to head their International A&R Department (he is fluent in five languages).
From New York, Franco
relocated to Burbank, CA as Vice President of international production for Warner-Elektra-Atlantic Record Group
.With a special affinity for film and television music, he
activities to include the production of soundtrack albums for Warner Bros. projects.After his
tenure with Warner Bros.
went on to open his
own music production company, which has worked with topflight composers, producers and directors for the past 15 years.