Ryan Mulder

Film Music CompositionSchool of Filmmaking

Ryan Mulder teaches film music composition in the School of Filmmaking. Mulder has composed the scores for the independent horror comedy film “All Monsters Are British” and for UNCSA student films “Lost In the Red Snow,” “Love Garden,” “Laying Down the Law,” “Graduation Day,” “Blue and Hues,” “Do You Remember,” “Issues” and “The Last Time.”

In addition to his composition work, Mulder also performs on a variety of instruments, including piano and saxophone, and has taught saxophone at the university level and as a private instructor. He is co-owner of Scoring Winston-Salem, which provides recording and mixing services for media projects and contracts musicians for recording sessions.


  • Saxophone professor, UNCW Department of Music, 2021
  • Guest artist, Capital Christian Homeschool Band Organization, 2019-21
  • Enrichment activity specialist, Bond Park summer Day Camp, 2019
  • Private instructor, saxophone, 2018-19
  • Alumnus, Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead, 2018
  • Counselor, UNCW Summer Jazz Workshop, 2016-17


M.F.A. Film Music CompositionUNCSA

B.A. Music, Jazz Studies and Music TechnologyUNC Wilmington