Tony Trippi

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Anthony M. Trippi Jr.
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Born 1942-08-11
Birth Place
Nationality American   USA.svg

Tony Trippi is a musician and sound designer probably best known for contributing the soundtracks to the Magic Tales series of games.

From May 1989 to February 1993, Trippi led audio department for Spinnaker, then later for Papyrus Design from January 1997 to June 2000. During this time, he was also at Animation Magic in parallel, where he would often collaborate with William Havlicek. Throughout the mid-2000s, he worked at Planetary Arts, Harmonix, Infogrames, Backbone and Creat Studios.

Trippi currently resides in Massachusetts.

Audio Development

Trippi's samplers and sound modules included:

  • Kurzweil KR2500-S
  • Kurzweil KR2000-S
  • Roland V-synth
  • Roland S-550
  • Roland D-70
  • Roland JP-8000
  • EMU Procussion
  • Korg 01R/W
  • Korg Wavestation A/D
  • Alessis DM-5, DM-4
  • Alessis DM Pro
  • Peavey Spectrum Bass
  • Yamaha DX7


Released Title Sample Notes
1991-??-?? Paint School I (CDI) Theme music.
1991-??-?? Sargon Chess (CDI) With William Havlicek.
1992-0?-?? Alice in Wonderland (CDI) With William Havlicek.
1993-10-10 Link: The Faces of Evil (CDI) With William Havlicek.
1993-10-10 Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon (CDI) With William Havlicek.
1994-??-?? Mutant Rampage: Bodyslam (CDI)
1995-08-11 I.M. Meen (DOS)
1995-09-26 Magic Tales: The Little Samurai (W16)
1995-10-03 Magic Tales: Baba Yaga & the White Geese (W16)
1995-11-07 Magic Tales: Imo & the King (W16)
1996-09-17 Magic Tales: The Princess and the Crab (W16)
1996-10-01 Magic Tales: Liam Finds a Story (W16)
1996-10-16 Chill Manor (DOS)
1996-11-12 Magic Tales: Sleeping Cub's Test of Courage (W16)
1996-??-?? Darby the Dragon (W16)
1996-??-?? Gregory and the Hot Air Balloon (W16)
1999-02-10 JumpStart Math for Kindergartners (W16)
1999-??-?? NASCAR Legends (W32) Intro music.
1999-??-?? NASCAR Racing: 1999 Edition (W32) Intro music.
1999-??-?? NASCAR Racing 3 (W32) Intro music.
2001-10-?? Frequency (PS2)
2001-??-?? NASCAR Racing 4 (W32) Intro music.
2002-03-?? NASCAR Racing 2002 Season (W32) Original music.
2002-10-?? Scrabble Complete (W32) Original music.
2002-11-20 Monopoly Party (GC)
2003-02-14 NASCAR Racing 2003 Season (W32)
2004-??-?? Tetris Elements (W32) Sound engineer.
2007-09-18 Coded Arms: Contagion (PSP)

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