DOUGLAS YASSEN \\\ COMPOSER & SOUND DESIGNER
Doug Yassen is a Seattle-based musician and composer. He grew up in San Angelo, Texas playing a variety of instruments, namely the cello, piano, guitar and game controller. While living in Lubbock Texas, Doug wrote music for art installations and created atmospheric effects.
He has worked on both films and video games. Most notably in film, Moria Mariella, which was entered into a number of local film festivals, including the Tacoma Film Festival and a short film, Daumenlutscher.
Doug has integrated music in to video games with tracks written for the MMORPG Shroud of the Avatar, which is being developed by Portalarium in Austin, TX. He has written music for the 2014 winner of the Captivate Conference, Elelmentum. Most recently he has written music for Stealth Mode Games upcoming game, Kingsmen, a tactical turn-based medieval warfare game.
Doug has been working as a composer, sound designer and arranger at Hevanti Productions since late 2014. Doug graduated in 2013 from Texas Tech University with a Bachelors of Music with a concentration in Music Composition and Music Education and in 2014 with his Master's of Film Music from SFI.