Russell’s Compositions

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My music has been heard in more than 50 television shows in 25 countries, including such popular shows as E! True Hollywood Stories, MTV’s Punk’d and Dismissed, and Spike’s Jesse James is a Dead Man; as well as in independent films, major ad campaigns, and musical theater. If you are seeking the right music to complement your project, take a listen to the work below, and contact us to learn more about licensing or custom composition.  All cues below written and performed by Russell Mark except where noted.


Dream Guitar – Soaring, ambient, surreal (from “Vital Signs” short film)

Grand March – Grandiose, orchestral

Funerale – Emotional, passionate, layered (from “Glee” musical short film)

Something Wicked – Mysterious, brooding, scary (from “Raw” short film)


Imminent Meltdown – Pounding, escalating, intense (with Jack Mayer)

Aim and Fire – High energy electronica (from Bodies in Motion ad)

Send In the Guns – Fast-paced metal onslaught

Alien Coronation – Fast-paced sci-fi (from “Limitations of Genetic Technology” play)


Kickin the Ball – Quirky, energetic (from Mr. Tumee vitamin commercial)

Art of Winning – Fun, energetic rock (from “Ice Age 3” theatrical trailer)

Magic Piano – Playful, emotional

Tango – Spanish guitar, romantic, passionate (from “The Flute” feature film)

Musical Theater

What’s it Like to Smile? – Pensive, dramatic (from “Glee” musical film)

The Juggler – Fun, energetic (theme song of “The Juggler” musical, lyrics Bill Becker)

Where Is She – Emotional, reflective (From “A Lowdown Housewife” musical)

Troviamo La Gioia – Stately, Italian language song (end theme from “Glee” musical film)

Hi Wheel TV Music Highlights

Hi Wheel Film Music Reel

Recent Highlight: Mr Tumee Ad

“Russell is one of the most creative composers I’ve ever worked with, and he’s never failed to achieve whatever we tried to achieve in every project we’ve worked on together. He rocks, in every sense of the word.” — Jules Dameron, Mosdeux Productions