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Bryan Aspey is a composer, producer, animator and video editor. Currently, he is a multimedia producer, marketing strategist, and webmaster for artist/brand Red and Howling.

Aspey has performed and recorded in genres ranging from Death Metal to Celtic to Classical, and as a session guitarist for Emmy-winning composers. He has won international guitar competitions and produced, scored and edited videos for some of the world’s leading guitar brands. Aspey has also written music for indie horror films, and produced, scored, and edited PSAs for Seth Rogen’s HFC and for the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Most recently, Aspey created original music for the hit video game, Cyberpunk 2077.  

Aspey also produces ambient and experimental electronic music under the name “in the arms of somnus”, and is the founder of the music education project, Shred of Dignity Guitar.

In his spare time, Aspey is unearthing and building a repertoire of pieces from the Renaissance to the Romantic period, adapting everything from solo works to full orchestral scores into arrangements for electric guitar.

Aspey currently lives in Northern Virginia and can be reached at BryanAspey@Gmail.com