Graduating from the University of Southern California, Xander already had over 70 projects under his belt. He now works for 9 time Oscar nominated as well as Emmy and Grammy winning composer, James Newton Howard. He has written additional music for the Netflix series A Series of Unfortunate Events, as well as Oscar winning director Kathryn Bigelow's new film, Detroit. He has done synth programming on recent film Roman J. Israel, Esq. with Denzel Washington, and the upcoming film Red Sparrow with Jennifer Lawrence. He has also written music for spots for IBM, Motorola, Lenovo, Bloomberg, GE, and the Boys and Girls Club of America.