Emiliano Dean Atran graduated from the City College of New York. After studying engineering at the University of Michigan he move to the New York music scene and received a B.A. in music. He has accompanied Artis teams to Central America, the Caribbean and Europe, filming field research and providing interpretative documentaries of the Artis mission to reduce youth violence. He received his Masters Degree in Composition for Soundtracks and Music for Audiovisual Media in 2021 from the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC, Barcelona). He now works out of Barcelona, continuing studies in classical piano.