Autumn Maria Reed

Music Composer

Personal Profile

I revel in choosing sounds from their tone qualities. I combine the frequencies of the fundamental sound waves. I assemble these elements to create a message and a mood. I desire to tell stories via music for cinema and theater.

Work Experience

Independent Composer

The License Lab/ Red Rocket Music Publishing

March 2017 - Present

  • Compose stock music for radio, TV, and film
  • Write music based on themes and genres requested


Waukesha West High School/Horning Middle School

January 2018 - March 2018

  • Tutored String Bass for the students of Mrs. Jaime Dringenburg
  • Each student who performed for a grade received the highest marks


Madison Area Technical College

March 2011 - August 2013

  • Tutored in Music Theory, Algebra and English

Monona Grove Orchestra

Mr. Carl L. Davick

String Bass, Electric Bass, Orchestration

Monona Grove Jazz Band

Mr. Patrick Dorn

String Bass, Electric Bass

Madison College Afro-Caribbean Ensemble

Prof. Timothy Patterson

Congas, Percussion

Madison Community Orchestra

Dr. Blake Walter

String Bass

UW-Madison Black Music Ensemble

Prof. Richard Davis

Electric Bass

UW-Milwaukee at Waukesha Orchestra and Band

Dr. Craig W. Hurst

String Bass

Oconomowoc Chamber Orchestra

Ms. Roberta Carpenter

String Bass


  • Mr. James Ripp, Private
  • Mrs. Constance Johnson-Haas, Private
  • Mr. James Erickson, Private
  • Dr. Jane Reynolds, Private
  • Prof. J. Ross Ramsay, Berklee College of Music

String Bass

  • Mr. Carl L. Davick, Monona Grove High School
  • Mr. Patrick Dorn, Monona Grove High School

Music Composition

  • Prof. Brian P. Short, Madison Area Technical College
  • Prof. Vicente Avella, Berklee College of Music
  • Prof. Carolyn M. Wilkins, Berklee College of Music
  • Dr. Beth Denisch, Berklee College of Music
  • Prof. Brad Hatfield, Berklee College of Music
  • Prof. Jack Freeman, Berklee College of Music
  • Mr. Samuel W. Ecoff, Red Rocket Music

Music Business

  • Prof. John P. Kellogg, Esq., Berklee College of Music

Key Skills

  • Aural Skills/Theory/Piano
  • String/Electric Bass/Studio One
  • DHTML5
  • English
  • Español
  • Português


Berklee College of Music

Bachelors of Professional Studies (Currently Attending)

Returned to the online campus due to life-altering events.

Madison Area Technical College

Associate of Arts

Made the Dean's list.