Edward Trybek is a composer, orchestrator, and conductor whose work spans music for films, television, and video games. As an orchestrator and conductor he has worked on over 500 episodes of television (The Walking Dead, Mickey Mouse, Agents of SHIELD), over 70 feature films (Despicable Me 3, Hidden Figures, Lion, Deadpool), and some of the highest grossing video games (Call of Duty: Black Ops II and III, Star Wars: Battlefront), collaborating with composers such as: Danny Elfman, Tom Holkenborg (aka Junkie XL), Heitor Pereira, Marco Beltrami, Henry Jackman, Bear McCreary, Rob Simonsen, Abel Korzeniowski, and Christopher Willis. As a composer and arranger, Edward Trybek has contributed to films (Entourage, Frank vs. God), television (Eureka, Caprica), and video games (Star Wars; Battlefront, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - Knights of the Fallen Empire).
In addition to two solo classical guitar albums, Portrait of Edward Trybek (2007) and Images of Spain (2008), Edward Trybek released a duo album, Cadencia (2012), with acclaimed mezzo-soprano Iris Malkin. Mr. Trybek has appeared in concert both internationally (Greece, Canada, France, Thailand, Japan, Germany, and Austria) and throughout the U.S.
After studying jazz guitar at the distinguished High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Edward Trybek moved to Los Angeles in 2000 to study classical guitar at U.S.C. with Scott Tennant and Pepe Romero, receiving his B.M. (2003), M.M. (2005), and D.M.A. (2016). While there he also studied composition, orchestration, and counterpoint with Neal Desby.