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Francis James Ralls is a multi-instrumentalist, music producer, composer, and music director with nearly 20 years of professional experience.  A graduate of Lawrence University (’04 – BA Mus), Francis has been privileged to produce music for a wide range of clients from Disney to Bleeding Fingers (a music production company founded by  film composer Hans Zimmer and Russell Emmanuel).  His work has been nominated for numerous awards including 2 Hollywood Music In Media Award nominations (2011 & 2017) and ZMR’s Album Of The Year Award (for Journey Around The Sun).  His production and composition work with world music composer Bill Wren won first place in the 2016 Dallas Songwriting Contest and the award for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album at the 2016 One World Music Awards.  Francis has also produced music for ABC’s comedy Dr. Ken, Sea World, multi-Grammy award winning group Take 6, Aubrey Logan (of Post Modern Jukebox), Italian Fashion Designer Peter Langner, and Viking Cruises.  His recent holiday music special A Cappella Nativity streams on Amazon Prime Video, and his music plays steadily on Sirius XM’s Spa channel.  Two of his World Music albums (with composer Bill Wren) have charted at #1 on the New Age FM Radio Play Charts (tracked by Zone Music Reporter).  Francis resides with his family in Southern California.