Brian Salter

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Brian Salter
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Brian Salter is an American musician. He attended the University of California for Music from 1987 to 1992. Brian also attended the Hiroo Japanese School and speaks fluent Japanese.

Brian started in the world of video game music in May 1994 at Presage Software, creating the music and sound for their games. Since 1995, Salter has worked as a freelance musician. He also worked for Beatnik from 1996 to 1998, contributing to their Headspace Music Library which was utilized in products such as WebTV devices. After leaving Beatnik, he continued to work with the company for several years, creating ringtones for Nokia and Sony. He later provided music and sound for games on the Danger Hiptop (also known as the T-Mobile Sidekick), and also composed royalty-free music for Productiontrax and SmartSound.

Music Composition

PC / Mac

Salter composed music using the SoundMusicSys engine, which later became Beatnik Audio Engine.


Salter used Cubase in tandem with Beatnik Editor to author music for Danger Hiptop games, as well as ringtones for Nokia phones. He used a third-party DLS player to convert the OSTs for mobileBAE, the engine used on the Hiptop3.


Released Title Sample Notes
1994-??-?? Lode Runner: The Legend Returns (W16) With Matthew Berardo.
1995-??-?? Lode Runner On-Line: The Mad Monks' Revenge (W16) With Matthew Berardo.
1995-??-?? Mario's Game Gallery (MAC) With Michael Pukish and Matthew Berardo.
1995-??-?? Mario's Game Gallery (W16) With Michael Pukish and Matthew Berardo.
2001-01-28 Oni (W32) With Martin O'Donnell, Michael Salvatori, and Paul Sebastien.
2006-04-08 Pumpjack (Mobile)
2006-07-23 Omega (Mobile)
2007-05-24 Bubblespin (Mobile)
2007-09-23 Bob's Journey: Lake of Doom (Mobile)
2010-10-22 Act of Murder: The Secret Files (W64) With Dan Pound, Bjørn Lynne, Dynamedion Royalty-Free, BlueFuse Music Library, Bobby Cole, Niklas Aman, Ali MacInnes, Alexander Khaskin, Dominik Hauser, Michael Silvestri , Juan Zaragoza, SMM Productions, Ilya Kaplan, Vaddi Solanof, Chuck Henry, Patrick Smith and Igge Scoce.
2011-04-05 Art of Murder: Deadly Secrets (W64) With SMM Productions, Erik Haddad, Bjørn Lynne, EntropiK Music, Ilya Kaplan, Alexander Khaskin, Dynamedion Royalty-Free, Paul Curtis, Dominik Hauser, CMMP Music Library for TV [, Alec Makinson, BlueFuse Music Library, Studio Cutz, Ori Vidislavski, Jonathan Geer and Pierre Langer.

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