Noah Gladstone is one of Los Angeles’s top music contractors, with over 18 years of experience in the music industry ranging from music production, orchestra engagement and musician contracting, union relations with both AFM (American Federation of Musicians) and SAG-AFTRA as well as international scoring resources, live performances for both stadium shows and sync to picture events. His unique skill set, with experience on all sides of the glass, make him a true asset for any production whether it be major motion picture, traditional and steaming television, concert films, studio albums, touring shows, award show, the newest videogames or Web3 original content.
Noah attended the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music for both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees under scholarship for trombone performance. It was in conjunction with the USC School of Cinematic Arts and the film scoring department that he began helping with the coordination of student composers film projects. This quickly evolved into contracting full union projects, engaging musicians and orchestras, booking scoring stages and concert halls, hiring audio engineers, negotiating with labor unions, assembling music production teams, constructing and managing budgets and overseeing the entire process of film scoring from start to delivery.
In 2011 he co-founded Hollywood Scoring, a full end-to-end music production company providing musical services to global entertainment companies running the full gamut of projects on various media platforms. Noah Gladstone was instrumental in lobbying for a fair videogame agreement with the AFM, crafting and presenting the language that would become the basis for the current videogame agreement used today. At Hollywood Scoring, he oversees a stable of composers, orchestrators, engineers, and musicians. In 2019, Hollywood Scoring opened a private scoring stage in Atwater Village California, which is available to his clients and can accommodate up to 40 musicians.
He has provided musicians and musical services for companies such as: Riot Games, Netflix, Paramount Productions, Neon Rated, The Walt Disney Company, 20th Century Fox Television, Apple, Macys, NBC-Universal, Microsoft, Activision Blizzard, Tencent Entertainment, Netease Games, MiHoYo-Genshin Impact, G2 esports, National Public Radio, Adult Swim, Comedy Central, Illumination Entertainment to name a few.
Most recently he provided scoring support for the Emmy, Grammy and Annie winning television series Arcane and Fox’s new TV series Monarch.
He lives in Glendale with his wife, daughter, dog and cat. He is an avid collector of musical instruments, a vintage pinball aficionado and diehard audiophile.