Ian Stahl is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and recording engineer whose diverse body work includes multimedia collaborations, primarily with film and dance, song writing, and sound design for haunted houses. Stahl graduated with his BA from Amherst College magna cum laude in 2014 and founded Innovation Out Loud in 2015, a company specializing in music for multimedia. He received his MFA from the California Institute of the Arts in the Performer-Composer program in 2018. His work has been shown in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (UK), the REDCAT N.O.W. Festival (LA, CA), the Movement Research Festival (BK, NY), and the Cleveland Music Festival. He also regularly tours with his rock band, Cilience. When not making music, he enjoys surfing poorly, hiking, and scouring DTLA for ramen.