In the 25 years that David Robidoux has been the Composer/Music Director for NFL Films, he has amassed an impressive list of award winning composition credits including Hard Knocks (HBO), Road To The Super Bowl (FOX), Lombardi (HBO), Thursday Night Football Theme (NFLN), LeMans - Truth In 24 (ESPN), A Football Life (NFLN), America’s Game - The Super Bowl Champions (CBS), 30 For 30 (ESPN), Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed (NICK), Brady 6 (ESPN), Lombardi Trophy Theme (NFL) and Football America (TNT) to name a few.
He has composed the “Official Themes” and branding of the National Football League, The Lombardi Trophy Super Bowl Theme, Pro Football Hall of Fame, NASCAR, MLB Network and Showtime Sports. He has collaborated over the years with artists like Will I Am, Forever The Sickest Kids, Steve Vai, Boyz II Men and Ludacris.
He is a thirteen-time Emmy Award Winner, being nominated more than 30 times, three-time International Monitor award winner, BMI award winner and multiple Telly and Aurora award winner.
Robidoux has composed the Opening Theme for every show on the NFL Network including the award winning series America’s Game, A Football Life, The Timeline and the upcoming All Or Nothing series for Amazon/NFL Network. Opening themes beyond the NFL include MLB Network, FS1, PGA Golf, Showtime Boxing, HBO and Nickelodeon shows. He has composed music for the video game franchises EA Sports Madden and Nascar along with work for Blizzard Entertainment: Clash Of Clans.
His music has been used in features films like The Hurricane, Herbie Fully Loaded, Cloverfield and NASCAR IMAX 3D. Robidoux has composed original music for TV campaigns for Monday Night Football, National Football League, Comcast, Harley Davidson, Staples, Reebok, Ford, Hasbro and Presidential Address spots.
Robidoux has composed nearly 2000 compositions for the NFL alone. He has recorded at world class studios like Abbey Road Studios, CTS, Right Track and Electric Lady with the Sinfonia Of London, Philadelphia Orchestra, Cleveland Symphony, Utah Symphony, Houston Symphony, New World Symphony and the New York Big Brass.
He helped produce and contributed much of the music for the concert to pay tribute to the life of Steve Sabol, A Tribute In Picture And Sound: The Guts And Glory Of Football, featuring the Philadelphia Orchestra at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia performing live below a forty foot screen. He also has produced concerts for the Houston Symphony, Cleveland Symphony and Utah Symphony. At Super Bowl 50 he helped produce a concert of NFL Films music to picture to celebrate Super Bowl 50 with the San Francisco Symphony.
His compositions are featured on the ten CD box set "Autumn Thunder - 40 years of NFL Films Music" and the CD – The Power and The Glory: The Music and Voices of NFL Films along with 10 soundtrack album releases over the years.
Robidoux’s compositions can be heard more than 80,000 times a year on over 100 cable and network tv channels. He has been named SESAC writer of the year twice and recently honored by BMI.