Sergio J. Lacima is a prolific music composer and conductor from Spain. With his unique voice and versatility he has developed a very active and successful career during the last few years with credits in more than 50 different projects for Film, TV and Video Games, 30+ of them as a lead composer. He has worked with remarkable award-winning filmmakers as Academy Award-Winner Alejandro Amenábar (“While at war”, “The Others”, “Sea inside”), Emmy Award-Winner Ronald D. Moore (“Outlander”, “Battlestar Galactica”, “For all mankind”) or Johnathan Mostow (“Terminator 3”, “The Hunter’s prayer”, “Breakdown”); artists as Latin Grammy and MTV Award-Winner Enrique Bunbury, one of the most known contemporary Latin rock stars; and video games as “Call of Duty: Black Ops 2”, largest entertainment launch of all time until its release in 2012. His music has been published in more than 20 records, either as main composer (soundtracks) or as a collaborator, being some of them released by labels such as Amazon, Warner Music and Activision Publishing, among others.
His work has been awarded and recognized internationally more than 30 times with awards and honors such as: 3-time winner for Best Original Score at the Dominican Republic Academy Awards; pre-selected for Best Original Score at the Iberoamerican Film Platino Awards in 2020, 2019 and 2018; candidate for Best Original Music at the Goya Awards (Spanish Academy Awards) in several occasions; “Alex North Award” for Best Original Score; and nominee for Best Score at the Jerry Goldsmith Awards in 2018 and 2011, among others.
As a conductor, he has worked with several orchestras in the USA and Europe, either as a composer, orchestrator and/or conductor, including the following: the Hollywood Studio Symphony, the London Philarmonia Orchestra, the Budapest Symphony Orchestra, the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra, the Venezuela Symphony Orchestra or the RTVE Symphonic Orchestra, among others. In 2010, he was selected as Assistant Conductor of the Berklee Contemporary Symphony Orchestra.
Some of his most recent credits include: Amazon Original series “The Challenge: 11M”, Amazon Exclusive series “Real Madrid: The White Legend”, Alejandro Amenábar’s “While at War”, Starz Play and The MediaPro Studio series “Express” (first Starz Play production in Spain), and he has also written music for series as Starz’ “Outlander” and Marvel and ABC’s “Agents of SHIELD”, among others. Please, check the CREDITS section or Sergio's IMDB page to see a full list of credits.
From 2009 to 2015, he lived and worked in the US (Boston and Los Angeles). Sergio currently lives between Madrid (Spain) and Los Angeles (USA). He is also an Associate Professor at the Master of Music in Scoring for Film, TV and Video Games at Berklee College of Music – Valencia Campus (Spain).