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    Nominated for 2 ISA’s for Best Original Score!

    February 6th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I’ve been honoured with 2 nominations for Best Original Score at the 6th Annual ISA’s for my work on Asset and Out With Dad!  I’m in the running with some fantastic composers including  my friends Aaron Tsang (Pete Winning and the Pirates) and Rob Gokee (Pairings).  I feel very grateful to have been a part [...]

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    Out With Dad receives its 2nd Canadian Screen Award Nomination!

    January 17th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I could not be happier or prouder to announce that Out With Dad has once again been recognized at the highest level, with a nomination for “Best Original Program or Series produced for Digital Media – Fiction”.  We are sharing the honor with some fantastic series, including Guidestones and Space Riders (a personal favorite!). Also, [...]

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    Haphead Receives Nomination for Best Original Score! Plus – premiere and first listen!

    January 14th, 2015 | Features, Film TV Web Projects, News | admin | No Comments

    Just received the great news that the music for Haphead received a nomination for Best Original Score from the Vancouver Web Fest!  I’m thrilled and honored, and as always have to shine a light on the amazing team that produced this wonderful series which has been so much fun to work on both in front [...]

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    Two feature film projects announced!

    December 14th, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    I’m thrilled to be on board to write the score for two feature films!   Holy Hell (Ryan LaPlante, Dir.) Holy Hell is the over-the-top, outrageous, sexually-deviant, blood-drenched story of Father Augustus Bane: a priest pushed too far who begins praying to a revolver and hunting down the gangsters who killed his parishioners. Written as [...]

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    Ready to Face Your Fears? The Score for The Scarehouse Completed!

    October 3rd, 2014 | Features, Film TV Web Projects, News | admin | No Comments

    I’m very excited about the upcoming release of The Scarehouse (D Films/NBC Universal), which is slated to hit theaters on October 21st in US and Canada.  I recently finished the score, which was the work of many weeks spent locked in my darkened studio while the sun shone outside.  The result is an 80′s and [...]

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    Orchestral Recording of New Themes for CFL and IIHF on TSN!

    October 3rd, 2014 | Film TV Web Projects, News, Slider2 | admin | No Comments

    I recently had the pleasure of creating a new theme for International Hockey (IIHF) on TSN, and, in collaboration with Drasko Vucevic of Drastic Music + Technology, revamping their theme for the CFL.  These powerful, epic, gladiatorial pieces were recorded with a live orchestral complement in the beautiful city of Prague with the Filmharmonic Orchestra, [...]

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    Outstanding Score in a Drama win, 2 nominations!

    April 10th, 2014 | News, Slider2 | admin | No Comments

    I’m just back from a fantastic 10 days in Los Angeles, where I attended LA Webfest, the ISA’s (Indie Series Awards) and Hollyweb.  Many talented friends and colleagues were honored during these events, as were shows Out With Dad, Clutch, Pay Up, and Asset.  I was thrilled to be nominated for ISA’s for Best Original [...]

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    Best Original Score Nomination!

    January 2nd, 2014 | News | admin | No Comments

    I’m thrilled to announce that my score for “The Lucky Ones” (Ep. 210) of the 2nd season of Clutch has been nominated for Best Original Score at the IAWTV Awards in Las Vegas! It’s also wonderful to see that Clutch was also nominated for Best Ensemble Performance by a Cast including the talented Matthew [...]

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    New Series ASSET premieres January 15, 2014!

    January 1st, 2014 | News, Uncategorized | admin | No Comments

    I’m busy putting the finishing touches on the score for the first episodes of a new show called Asset, which will premiere on on January 15th!  There’s some amazing talent behind Asset, including my friends and Clutch alums Jonathan Robbins, Jeff Sinasac, and Matthew Carvery, and Mike Donis of Pete Winning and The Pirates [...]

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    Out With Dad is back!

    December 11th, 2013 | News | admin | No Comments

    Out With Dad has released the first block of episodes for Season 3!  Episodes 1 – 6 are available now and are already being met with great excitement by the fans. Canada’s Film and Television trade magazine Playback had the following to say about Season 3.01: As befits the international beast that Out With Dad [...]

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