John Lee Sanders is an Emmy Nominated Composer. In 2014, He won the German Music Critics Award for Blues Recording of the Year. He has 18 Cds out since 1995. San Francisco Drama Critics Award, Best Sound Design for a Theatre Production. Canadian Maple Blues Awards, Piano Player of the Year Nomination.
He has a 2007 Daytime Emmy Nomination, from his work on the CBS drama, "Bold and Beautiful, for daytime television "Just one Kiss". John performed all of the instruments, including lead vocal, tenor saxophone and all of the orchestration.
Songwriter, Producer and performer John Lee Sanders. John Lee has worked with some of the biggest legends of the last 50 years, including Jimmy Page, Stevie Wonder, Willie Nelson, Starship, Bill Withers, Chuck Berry, Randy Newman, Tower of Power, Paul Williams and, Bonnie Raitt who called him one of her musical heroes.
John worked for 3 decades with Paul Williams, chairman of ASCAP, Grammy, Oscar, Golden Globe and Emmy songwriter, which gave John the opportunity to then work with some of the top film, pop, Broadway, Country songwriters in the world.
Be sure to check out his music, to add authentic roots realism to your soundtracks, and other media. Early in his film scoring work as a composer and session player in Silicon Valley, John worked with the founders of Digidesign Protools in their prototype, which revolutionized the recording industry. He has been in the cutting edge of technology in sound design and music production.
Clients include Nissan, Toyota, Walmart, 20th Century Fox, Apple Computer, Chiat Day, Kmart, CBS, PBS, HBO, Bold & Beautiful TV, ASCAP, Paul Williams, Library of Congress, BBC, WDR Germany,
His award winning CD "Doc Goes Hollywood" was written arranged, and produced by William Ross, Music director of the Academy Awards, and Orchestrator of Star Wars, Harry Potter and Titanic., and A list Hollywood Composer, mixed by 20 time Grammy winner, Audio Engineer, Al Schmitt.