Christian Heschl is a multi award-winning Film & TV composer located with his studio near Vienna.
To date, he has composed music for numerous projects featured on international networks including National Geographic, NBC/SyFy, Discovery Channel, SonyUK, ARTE, ARD, SWR, WDR, SRF and many more.

Christian Heschl

He is known for his work on the highly acclaimed NBC/SyFy documentary
"Todd McFarlane - Like Hell I Won't" about comic artist legend Todd McFarlane (SPAWN, SPIDER-MAN, VENOM,...) and the German award winning docu-drama
"Unknown Heroes of World War 2" on
ARD/SWR depicting the last weeks of WW2 in South-West Germany.

Christian's diverse repertoire ranges from recorded epic full orchestral scores to pure production music or small intimate, ensembles and hybrid scores featuring various electronic elements combined with solo instruments to create a unique sound and melody for each score.

Over the last years he attended several master classes and workshops hosted by Academy Award winning A-List composers including Alexandre Desplat, James Newton-Howard, Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman, John Lunn and many more where he built up a strong network of composers, musicians, orchestrators & studios with whom he stays in contact regularly using various services needed on the production of a film score.

For his works Christian won several awards in for "Best Original Score" at the Los Angeles Film Awards, LA Short Awards, New York Film Awards and at the CineFest LA - for his work on nature documentaries "Frozen Warriors" and "Okavango" directed by Sony Ambassador & NatGeo filmer Chris Schmid, both showcased worldwide on National Geographic .

Beside scoring to the motion picture, Christian is also writing music for various production music companies as a freelance composer including Hans Zimmer's Emmy nominated Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop / Extreme Music, Atom Music and others.

Since 2019 he's working on the film-music concerts by Sandra Tomek’s TOMEK PRODUCTIONS (World of Hans Zimmer) as a co-curator and “creative brain” creating programmes & concepts for international concert tours like Two Steps From Hell LIVE or Hollywood in Vienna featuring Oscar-winning composers like Gabriel Yared, Alan Menken, Hans Zimmer, James Newton-Howard and many more.