Kathleen MayneKathleen Mayne in Slovakia


Kathleen Mayne is a national award-winning classical composer living in Southern California. She graduated from the Conservatory of Music at the University of the Pacific, and later studied film composition and conducting with Ernest Gold.

In addition to playing piano, organ, and percussion, Kathleen has worked on many projects for soundtrack companies, the estates of film and concert composers, and has also provided music for documentaries about Universal's classic monster movies.

Besides reconstructing the music and preparing the scores and parts for the Monstrous Movie Music CD series, she has also conducted some of the music. To learn a little about film music reconstructions, click HERE.


Kathleen can be reached by e-mail.  You can order her music from Snowcrest Publishing.

Hear a live performance of “Summer Serenade,” “Prayer Of Thanksgiving,” and “Sleigh Ride!” from Kathleen’s “Suite For All Seasons.”

Music--Summer Serenade Music--Prayer For Thanksgiving Music--Sleigh Ride!

Hear a live performance of the theme and three variations from Kathleen’s “Variations On A Pastoral Theme.”

Music--Pastoral Theme Music--Pastoral Variation 1 Music--Pastoral Variation 3 Music--Pastoral Variation 5

Hear a live performance of Kathleen’s “Christmas Overture.”

Music--Christmas Overture

Hear a spooky cue Kathleen wrote for a documentary film.

Music--Spooky

Hear Kathleen’s “Valse de Amour,” available on CD.

Music--Valse de Amour

Hear Kathleen’s “Roundabout Rag” (played on synthesizer)

Music--Roundabout Rag
Young Katy Mayne

Katy in her pre-orchestration days.

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