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Eddie Torres Film Composer | Music Producer | Musician

Multi International Award winning Film Composer for Best Original Score in London, Amsterdam and South Europe along with Nominations in Italy, and Valencia Spain. Is a current voting member of the Recording Academy The Grammys & Latin Grammys.

Eddie was nine years old when his father put a $26 guitar in his hands, in the north side Wrigleyville neighborhood in Chicago. By age 11, he was playing multiple instruments and performing on stage. In his teens, he lined up gigs with bands an artist. In between parking cars for Cubs fans and performing, he began using second-hand recording equipment to piece together his own music.

By his twenties, Eddie worked a full-time job and produced music from his studio in Chicago at night. The round-the-clock demands took a toll so he chose his passion for making music, opening Rushing Wind Productions in 2002. After relocating to Chicago’s west suburbs, he constructed an acoustically-sound, stylish 1,000-square-foot professional home studio in 2007.

Eddie’s work spans the globe. From Jersey shore musicians to directing a live church band in Peru to recording projects in Brazil, Israel, Puerto Rico and India. Collaborators trust Eddie’s agility to embrace the cultural undertones inherent in a creative theme.

He has worked in many genres: Latin, contemporary jazz, pop/country, praise & worship, R&B. Eddie lifts creative artists to excellence, from the very famous – including a track from an American Idol finalist and work with Grammy industry musicians.

No stranger to blockbuster productions, Eddie co-directed the music presentation for Reality Check Chicago ’98 at the UIC Pavilion hosted by L.A. Entertainer Lakita Garth, Chicago Bear and Hall of Famer Mike Singletary and actor Tiny Lister (Deebo).

Eddie has scored international films that have received several awards and nominations internationally and in the USA. Eddie has also score in the USA a documentary "Self Served" with hollywood actors such as Oscar Nominated Actress Sally Kirkland along with other Hollywood actors. His music could be heard on TV shows such as Long Lost Family, Murder For Hire, Super Nanny, License To Kill and more. He has scored a teaser trailer "Kid Barrio" inspired from a book sweeping the country, "From the Barrio to the Board Room", by author Robert Renteria. Expanding on his success in music, Eddie has produced radio and TV jingles for Telemundo, Del Ray Farms and TCF Bank as well as appeared as a Model beer model "Dias Do Los Muertos". Eddie’s warm, rich voice is heard through his character Apple Peace, a children's animation project "You Are Special" where he also served as senior music & audio director. Eddie is also scoring a new feature film in the USA titles LIFE AIN'T LIKE THE MOVIES with actors such as Paul Bates known for Coming to America 1 & 2 and Cynda Williams known for Mo Better Blues. Film is schedule to release in the summer of 2021.

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