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Case Studies

Film composing is a part of post production often shrouded in mystery. Let me pull back the curtain a bit for those interested in learning more about what I do.

Danny Shooting Bow

Danny and the Wild Bunch

This score was written for a composing competition I entered into called Film Fest Gent. The major lessons learned here were how to write for

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Lil Balzac 2

This was the first film score I wrote for a mid-length film, coming in at about 24 minutes of music for a 38 minute film.

Spring Sprite

From the Ashes – International

This was a piece I wrote for a composing and conducting program called LAFCI (Los Angeles Film Conducting Intensive). LAFCI is a selective program that