About Us

Magic is developed by Color & Music, LLC, an independent software company and consulting group specializing in real-time interactive multimedia. Color & Music is based in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Color & Music is dedicated to creating innovative products at the intersection of art, music, and technology, and to providing clients with comprehensive services — content, software, hardware, and support — for multimedia performances, events, installations, venues, videos, and more.

Color & Music was founded by Eric Newman, a software developer, abstract painter, guitarist/singer, and audiovisual artist. Eric studied computer science and film at Cornell University, obtained a certificate in recording engineering from UCLA, and received a master's degree from the Media Arts and Technology program at UC Santa Barbara. Eric has worked in artistic and technical capacities for a variety of companies and institutions, including Sony Pictures, Dreamworks Animation, Art Center College of Design, Record Plant Recording Studios, the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, numerous tech startups, and private art/music clients. Eric is the creator and primary developer of Magic, and it is based on his master's thesis.

Color & Music is proud to be a Microsoft BizSpark startup company.

BizSpark

Color & Music is proud to be a member of the National Association of Music Merchants.

NAMM

Color & Music believes in a safer internet made possible by HTTPS everywhere. The entire Magic web site is secured via SSL.

The Magic web site is verified malware-free and phishing-free by McAfee.


Magic Music Visuals and the M logo are trademarks of Color & Music, LLC.