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About US


Transition Music Corporation is a WMBE/WOSB and 8(a) business that has been providing music and professional services for all media production needs, across all platforms, since 1996. Productions—from corporate presentations to feature films, PSAs to television series, documentaries to training videos, websites and internet apps—share an essential component: music, creative services, and sound effects provided by TMC.

TMC generated over 120,000 performances in film, TV, commercials, games, internet and webisodes in the past year alone.


Executive Team – Our executive team combined its vast expertise in the film, TV, record and publishing industries to build a boutique library of pre-cleared tracks and songs – each selected for their quality and uniqueness – created by composers and artists who would not typically “sell” to a library.


Services – TMC builds custom music solutions for TV stations, networks, production companies and web based clients that include; clearance, sourcing, reporting, tracking and composing.

The key to our success is our philosophy and our commitment: Always bring value. Be Creative, Flexible, and Effective

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Our vision is to be the industry “Gold” standard for the creation, management and monetization of media and music in new and existing markets.

Our mission is to monetize music, creative quality content for all media and all platforms while providing opportunities and revenues for artists.

Our passion comes from creating opportunities for the creative community to share their unique gifts to make a living, care for their families and build sustainable businesses when they monetize their talent.


Transition Music Corporation (TMC) has placed music in thousands of productions. This past year TMC generated over 95,000 performances in film, TV, commercials, games, internet and webisodes. TMC provides music and develops music solutions for TV Stations, networks, production companies and web based clients that include; pre-cleared music, clearance, sourcing, reporting, tracking and original music. Below is a partial listing of TMC credits/clients

The Big Bang Theory


American Athlete



Automotive Vision TV

Beautiful Homes and Great Estates

Behind Closed Doors: Call Girls

Beverly Hills 90210



Comics Unleashed



Dane Cooks Tourgasm

Dangerous Minds

Designers, Fashions and Runways

Doogie Howser M.D.





Entertainment Tonight

Every Woman

Family Matters


Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Garvin: The Road Tour

General Hospital

Global Business People


Judging Amy

Just Deal

Kickin It

Knievel’s Wild Ride

Latin Lifestyles


Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous – Best of 1991

Living it up with Patti LaBelle

Makeover Manor

Maximum Drive

Melrose Place

Middle Ages


Movie Stars

My Name is Earl

Name Your Adventure

Nash Bridges


Partners in Crime


Pets TV

Reading Rainbow

Recipe TV – Featuring the World’s Greatest Chefs

Renovate My Place

Resurrection Blvd.

Robins Hood

Santa Barbara

Second Noah

Shadow Ops

Singletary Says

Sister, Sister

Soul Food

Sports Column

Sunset Beach

The Bernie Mac Show

The Bold and the Beautiful

The Show

The Sopranos

The Writers Hotlist

Threat Matrix

Travel in Style

Turn Up the Heat with G. Garvin

TV One Behind the Scenes – Singletary Says

TV One Bid Whist Party Throw Down

Urban Style

Wet Paint

World’s Most Amazing Videos

The Closer

The Mentalist

Theatrical Trailers
Black and White

Little Witches


Talented Mr. Ripley

The Breaks

The Limey

The Swan Princess

Direct To Video
Back to Even

Conspiracy of Fear

Convict 762

Dark Planet


Fatal Femmes Fighting (DVD)

Golf Instruction Video

The Hostage (1998)

If You Only Knew – a.k.a. Who’s On First

Laugh Factory (DVD)

Man and Woman


Misery Brothers

Motel Blue (F/K/A Blue Motel)

October 22nd

Seduce Me – Pamela Principal 2

Psycho Sushi

Quicksand (2001)

Roads to Riches

Silk Degrees




The First to Go

The Florentine

The Good Life (not released)

The Journey – Absolution

The Waiting Game

Three of Hearts


White Rush

TV-Radio-Internet Advertising-Commercials
Pro Choice “Old Guys”

24 Hour Fitness “Lizzeth on being herself”

CBS: Lineup Promos

Consumer Alert

Absolutely Rose Street – Infomercial

Blue Cross of California “From the Heart”

Blue Cross of California “Million Balls”

Blue Cross of California “Small Business Vignettes”

Burger King “Texas Whopper”

Direct Energy “Diner”

Fairly Odd Parents Video Game

Fox Sports Net – “Foam Finger”

Girlfriends – Radio Promo

Honda Accord “Truck Stop”

Magic Johnson’s Movie Theaters – Radio Promo

Nature Line

NBA All Stars Promo

Network Solutions “Lucky Dog”

Nissan Pathfinder (Sales Film)

Oxygen Media Promotion

Power Rangers Dino Thunder Video Game

Saturn “Salary Cap”

Sega Heartbeat – Personal Trainer

Taco Bell “Limo” #1&2

Tire Kingdom “Surveillance”

You Pick/Sprint, Verizon, and Fox “Radio Shack”

All American Strip Off – at the Spearmint Rhino

Black Don’t Crack

Forbidden Pages of Black Erotic Fiction

Given a Chance

Goodbye Hungaria

The Best of Real Sex – 12 Years of Real Sex

The Chosen Few

The John H. Johnson Story

Eddie Murphy: 25th Anniversary of Delirious

Feel the Beat

Happy Holidays America

John Henton – Comedy with an Attitude

Night of a Million Laughs: Comics Unleashed

We Have a Dream

Willie Brown Tribute

Theatrical Releases
Beverly Hills Cop II

Black Beauty (1994)

Celtic Pride

Diabolique (1996)

Dr. Doolittle 2

Eddie Murphy Raw

Good Luck



Head On a.k.a. Fatal Attraction (1981)

Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco

It’s Pat – The Movie

Little City

Love Bites – The Reluctant Vampire

Mambo Cafe

Phat Beach


Sketch Artist

Something New

Sunset Strip

Talkin’ Dirty After Dark


The Adventures of Pluto Nash

The Sixth Man


Tully – a.k.a. The Truth About Tully

Wild America


Mini Series - Telefilm
A Matter of Justice

After All

Death of a Cheerleader

Intimate Betrayal

Loves Deadly Triangle – The Texas Cadet Murder

Midwest Obsession – a.k.a. Beauty’s Revenge

On the Edge of Innocence – (F/K/A Blue Heaven)

Operation Sandman

Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation

She Cried No – a.k.a. Freshman Fall

Silencing Mary – a.k.a. Campus Justice

Sins of the Mind – a.k.a. Twisted Path

Talk to Me

The Conviction of Kitty Dodds

The Man Next Door

The Path to 9/11

The Secret Life of Zoey

They Call Me Sirr

Corporate Videos
Marriott Hotels

Golf Instruction Video Promotion

Honda Motorcycle (Trade Show)

Neighborhood Youth Association

Internet Webisodes, Promos, Internet Advertising
Current TV – (Podcast bumpers)

5 Minute Office Workout (26 Webisodes)

HBO – “Big Black Love” – Internet Promo

Judge Wapner – Internet Promo

Literary Partners – Internet Promo

Our Team


Donna Ross Jones


Donna has built a successful music company and contributed to the success of superstars including: Eddie Murphy, Heart, Irene Cara, Rick James and Anita Baker. An expert in publishing and the management of music IP from repurposing to administration, to monetization, she has a history of developing and implementing solutions in the ever changing world of music in entertainment and technology. Today under Donna’s management, Transition Music currently provides exclusive music and customized music solutions for more than 20 television series and 6 networks. Jones has been recognized by the Hollywood Reporter, Black Enterprise, and the City of Los Angeles with the “Emerging Entrepreneur” award for her innovation, entrepreneurship. In 2008, she was proclaimed Executive of the Year for her contributions to Film & TV Music by the Cambridge Who’s Who.

Donna is more than a successful executive she is an advocate. When her 2 year old son Nicholas was diagnosed with Autism she began advocating for him. Soon she was helping others. Co-Founder of Special Needs Network and Living with Autism, Jones helps families while impacting public policy through education and advocacy. Donna’s advocacy and community involvement lead her to author the blog “Autismdaybyday” facing head on the impact of Autism. Jones has participated in documentaries, including “I Am Your Child” with Sylvester Stallone”; and Joey Travolta’s “Normal People Scare Me”. She has served on state and local boards and committees and testified before the Blue Ribbon Senate Commission on Autism. She recently accepted an appointment on a CA Senate Committee chaired by Senator Steinberg and received Congressional Recognition for her work.


Mike shifted from record distribution to music publishing when he joined TMC in 2001. Today he leads TMC’s administration department, managing a multitude of music administrative and data management functions including: contracts, cue sheets, title registration, copyrights, and royalty audits.

Mike Dobson

Administration & Data Management

As music supervisor Taylor works closely with TMC artists, composers, songwriters while interacting with all of TMC’s media partners. He also oversees music acquisition and actively explores growth markets and business opportunities.

Taylor Gray

Music Supervision & Creative Services