Born in Germany, Edgar Rothermich studied music and sound engineering at the prestigious Tonmeister program at the University of Arts in Berlin where he graduated in 1989 with a Master's Degree. He worked as a composer and music producer in Berlin and moved to Los Angeles in 1991 where he continued his work on numerous projects in the music and film industry ("The Celestine Prophecy", "Outer Limits", "Babylon 5", "What the Bleep do we know", "Fuel", "Big Money Rustlas").
For 20 years Edgar has had a successful musical partnership with electronic music pioneer and founding Tangerine Dream member Christopher Franke. In 2010 he started to release his own solo records in the "Why Not ..." series with different styles and genres. All albums are available on Amazon and iTunes, including the 2012 release, the re-recording of the Blade Runner Soundtrack.
In addition to composing music, Edgar Rothermich is writing technical manuals with a unique style, focusing on rich graphics and diagrams to explain concepts and functionality of software applications under his best-selling series "Graphically Enhanced Manuals".
Edgar Rothermich is Adjunct Professor at the Fullerton College Fine Arts Department (teaching Electronic Music, Synthesis, and Logic Pro X) and at the Recording Arts Program of the School of Film and Television at Loyola Marymount University (teaching Recording Technology and Pro Tools).
composer, author, educator
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