Francis Snyder is an accomplished composer of film, game, and classical music. His music has been attached to a wide variety of games and short films, including Loving Martin, which garnered him the Award for Musical Excellence from the Southern Shorts film festival. He holds a Bachelor's of Music in Theory and Composition from Boston University where he studied with Professor John Wallace. For the 2018-19 year, he served as composer in residence with the Cape Cod Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Matthew Scinto, and wrote four commissioned works while collaborating with local artists. Francis is currently pursuing his Master's of Music in Film Scoring at the Pacific Northwest Film Scoring Program, studying with Emmy award winning film composer Hummie Mann.