High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Wes Boatman is an American television composer. BOatman became interested in music at the age of six, and began playing such instruments as pianos and keyboards. DUring his adult years, he received a B.F.A. In Film and Electronic Music from the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati. HE has performed with artists such as Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, and Midnight Star, on four Platinum and five Gold Records. HE also toured with them around the world. BOatman currently resides in Los Angeles, California, where he is writing and composing partners with John Henry Kreitler. WOn, 1992, Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction and Composition for: "The Guiding Light" (shared with Barbara Miller-Gidaly, A.J. GUndell, Barry De Vorzon, Richard Hazard, John Henry Kreitler, Theodore Irwin, and Michael Licari).