Don DiNicola

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Don DiNicola
BornBoston, Massachusetts
Occupation(s)Composer, producer, music supervisor

Don DiNicola is a composer, record producer and music supervisor who is known for his work in film and television.[1] Originally from Boston,[2] he has been in the industry for over 15 years, writing music for PBS, A&E, HBO, TLC, Discovery Channel and Sundance.[3] He has received Emmy Award nominations for his work on the gay-rights documentary After Stonewall, which aired on PBS, and the series We Are NY.[4] DiNicola also provided music supervision for the Emmy award-winning films Suicide Bombers/Cult of Death (Discovery) and The Art of Failure (HBO)[4] and composed music for the Emmy-winning film Baring It All (Style).[5]

As an original content creator, DiNicola directed Nowhere Now: The Ballad of Joshua Tree, a feature about the musical community of Joshua Tree, California. He has also directed an animated short Karma Cats.[3]

DiNicola also composes for live theater.[2] He is on the faculty of Vermont College of Fine Arts in the Music Composition department.[4]


  1. ^ "Don DiNicola". New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Don Dinicola Hosts Post-Show Discussion of TEN BLOCKS ON THE CAMINO REAL, May 18". Broadway World. May 15, 2012. Retrieved May 18, 2012.
  3. ^ a b "About". Don DiNicola official website. Retrieved May 18, 2012.
  4. ^ a b c "Don DiNicola". Vermont College of Fine Arts. Archived from the original on December 12, 2012. Retrieved May 18, 2012.
  5. ^ "2011 Films". Breast Fest. Retrieved May 18, 2012.