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David Kneupper

Composer and Sound Designer
Masters of Music/Music, 1982
Ph.D./Fine Arts, Vocal Performance, 1988

The theme music to David Kneupper’s life began with “Fight, Raiders, Fight!” Today, David is an award-winning composer of original music for museums, theme parks, film and the stage.

After earning a master’s and Ph.D. in Fine Arts from Texas Tech, he launched a musical career that includes composing for Universal Studios, Walt Disney, Warner Brothers and Six Flags. He also served as the Supervising Sound Editor for several film productions, including What Dreams May Come, U-Turn, Sudden Death and Terminal Velocity.