During his four years with the Vienna Boys’ Choir, Edwin Wendler toured the world, singing in hundreds of concerts and dozens of opera performances. He earned Certificates in Film Scoring and Screenwriting from UCLA Extension in 2000, and was accepted into the prestigious ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop in 2004. Mr. Wendler’s feature film credits as a composer include Christmas With A Capital C (2010), Tales Of Halloween (segment Friday The 31st, 2015), I Spit On Your Grave III: Vengeance Is Mine (2015), and Dead Ant (2017). His score for the documentary The Right To Love – An American Family (2013) was nominated for a GoldSpirit Award. In 2010, Mr. Wendler won a “Best Score” award at the Los Angeles International Film Festival for his powerful score, Azureus Rising(CG short).
Edwin Wendler composed additional music for the box office hit Non-Stop(Universal/StudioCanal, 2014), starring Liam Neeson. He worked as a music arranger and programmer on movies such as X-Men: Apocalypse (20th Century Fox, 2016), The Nice Guys (Warner Bros., 2016), Little Fockers (Universal/Paramount, 2010), Turistas (Fox, 2006), and Into The Blue (MGM/Sony, 2005). Mr. Wendler’s television credits include arranging on the 2006 Showtime series Sleeper Cell: American Terror, as well as composing additional music for NBC’s popular reality series Fear Factor.
Concert commissions include the choral/orchestral piece, Consolatio (1999, broadcast on Canadian television), instrumental arrangements for the Hollywood Soloists, as well as choral works for the Illumni Men’s Chorale. Mr. Wendler’s critically acclaimed string quartet, The Marriage, has been performed in Canada and France.