Based in Los Angeles, Boris Salchow creates cinematic music scores and unique soundscapes for film, television, commercials, and video games. His artistic range and versatility encompasses live orchestra, hybrid acoustic/electronic music, and immersive musical sound design. Working with a variety of directors and producers, his credits include scoring international movies such as 80 Minutes and providing additional music for the #1 US box office hit Prom Night; symphonic scores for Sony’s blockbuster video game titles Resistance 3 and Ratchet & Clank; and sonic branding for Adidas, Audi, and Lamborghini.
Growing up in Hamburg, Germany, Salchow’s early musical education was founded in the traditions of classical composers, Shostakovich, Mahler and Dvorak. Subsequently he later spent his formative years writing and performing in bands combining his classical references with the contemporary influences of Aphex Twin, Squarepusher and Neurosis. Under the artist name “Pulsenoir” Salchow composed and recorded various live instrumental and experimental electronic music.