Clausen, Scott 1974-

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Clausen, Scott 1974-


Full name, Scott Owen Clausen; born May 8, 1974, in Hollywood, CA; son of Alf Clausen (a composer) and Judy Kaye Landstrom. Education: Studied music at the University of California, Santa Barbara; also studied at the Dick Grove School of Music and the R. D. Colburn School of Music.


Agent—Soundtrack Music Associates, 2229 Cloverfield Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405.


Composer, orchestrator, music supervisor, and music editor. Music Consultants Group, Inc., Los Angeles, music editor and staff composer. Performer and producer of bands in the Santa Barbara, CA area; also produced and remixed songs and tracks for artists such as deejay Charles Feelgood.

Awards, Honors:

American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Award (with others), top television series, 2004, for All That.


Television Work; Series:

Music editor, Caroline in the City (also known as Caroline), NBC, 1998-99.

Music editor, Ladies Man, CBS, 2000-2001.

Music editor, Joint Custody, The WB, c. 2004-2006.

Orchestrator, The Simpsons (animated), Fox, beginning 2005.

Music supervisor, The Henry Rollins Show (also known as Henry's Film Corner), Independent Film Channel, beginning 2006.

Television Work; Episodic:

(Uncredited) Music editor, "The Frogger," Seinfeld (also known as The Seinfeld Chronicles and Stand-Up), NBC, 1998.

Television Music Editor; Pilots:

Partners, CBS, 1999.

Zoe, Duncan Jack & Jane (also known as Zoe, Zoe, and Zoe Bean), The WB, 1999.

Cursed (also known as The Steven Weber Show and The Weber Show), NBC, 2000.

My Wife and Kids (also known as Wife and Kids), ABC, 2001.

One on One, UPN, 2001.

Untitled Paul Simms Pilot, Fox, 2002.

Film Work:

(Uncredited) Musician (keyboard player), Bubble Boy, Buena Vista, 2001.



Clausen's work has appeared in various recordings.


Television Music; Series:

The Hughleys, ABC, 1998-2000, UPN, 2000-2002.

All That, Nickelodeon, 2000-2005.

The Rerun Show, NBC, 2002.

According to Jim (also known as The Dad, Immer wieder Jim, Jim hat immer recht, Jims vaerld, La vita secondo Jim, and Perheen kalleudet), ABC, 2002-2003.

What I Like about You, The WB, 2002-2003.

Are You All That?, Nickelodeon, beginning c. 2003.

Less Than Perfect, ABC, 2004-2005.

Drake & Josh, Nickelodeon, 2004-2006.

Four Kings, NBC, 2006.

Happy Hour, Fox, 2006.

Cory in the House, Disney Channel, 2007—.

Diagnosis X, The Learning Channel, 2007—.

Television Music; Miniseries:

Composer of stock music, Billy Ray Cyrus: Home at Last, Country Music Television (CMT), 2007.

Man Caves, DIY Network, 2007.

Television Music; Specials:

The Seinfeld Story, NBC, 2004.

All That 10th Anniversary Reunion Special, Nickelodeon, 2005.

CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute, Cable News Network, 2007.

Henry Rollins: Uncut from Israel, Independent Film Channel, 2007.

Television Music; Episodic:

The O'Keefes, The WB, 2003.

"First Day & Lockers," Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide (also known as Neds ultimativer Schulwahnsinn), Nickelodeon, 2004.

"Seating/Tryouts," Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide (also known as Neds ultimativer Schulwahnsinn), Nickelodeon, 2004.

Songs "Baby Got Bacteria," "Luca-Crest Wisdom," and "Menace Tooth Society," for the episode "You Kent Always Say What You Want," The Simpsons (animated), Fox, 2007.

Also wrote music for Snick On-Air Dares, Nickelodeon.

Television Additional Music; Episodic:

Oh, Grow Up, CBS, 1999.

Work with Me, CBS, 1999.

"Christina Vidal/Tyrese," All That, Nickelodeon, 2000.

Also wrote additional music for other programs, including The Amanda Show (also known as Amanda), Nickelodeon; Good Morning, Miami, NBC; It's All Relative, ABC; Reba (also known as Deep in the Heart, Family Planning, and Sally), The WB; Unhappily Ever After (also known as Unhappily … ), The WB; and Will & Grace, NBC.

Television Music; Pilots:

What I Like about You, The WB, 2002.

"Hug Me, Brother: Pilot," Drake & Josh, Nickelodeon, 2004.

Happy Hour, Fox, 2006.

Film Music:

Mindstorm (also known as Artificial Telepathy and Project: Human Weapon), Mindhunt Productions, 2000.

Antibody (also known as Anticorps), Anti Productions, 2002.

(With others) Track "High Heat," American Massive (documentary; also known as American Massive: Moonshine over America), Moonshine Creative Media, 2002.

Song "Kool Operator, Jr.," The Curse of El Charro (also known as Bloodline: The Legend of El Charro), American World Pictures, 2005.

The Babysitter (short film), Iron Triangle Productions, 2008.

Outsource (short film), Sodium Entertainment, 2008.

Composer of music that has appeared in other films, television programs, and other productions.


Clausen's work has appeared in the recordings of various artists.

Video Game Music:

Fight Club, Vivendi Universal Games, 2004.


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