Sep 12, 2018

Guild Of Music Supervisors GMS 2018

Guild Of Music Supervisors GMS 2018

Jeff is speaking on a panel at the 2018 GMS conference this Saturday at USC.   It's called "How Composers Get Hired", with John and Patrick Houlihan (VP Film Music Fox Films) at 4pm.   Drop by and say hi if you're there.

Jul 30, 2018

The Kominsky Method premieres November 16th on Netflix

Check out the TCA presentation of this new drama-comedy series from Chuck Lorre, starring Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin.

Jul 5, 2018

 "All You Ever Wanted" Premieres in Rome / "Huge In France" on Netflix

"All You Ever Wanted" Premieres in Rome / "Huge In France" on Netflix

- "All You Ever Wanted" premieres in Rome Italy this weekend.   Directed by Barry Morrow (Rainman) and starring Darren Chriss (Glee), we recorded the score with a 52 piece orchestra in Budapest.  More details to follow soon about the US release date and score album. This score is romantic, melodic, and even a bit old fashioned, here's a link...

- "Huge In France" Excited to be working again with Jarrad Paul and Andy Mogel (The Grinder) on this upcoming Netflix series starring Gal Elmaleh.  More details to follow soon.

May 30, 2018

MXDX Podcast Interview with Jeff

MXDX: Silicon Valley, CSI: Miami | Composer Jeff Cardoni on his career and scoring Silicon Valley, CSI: Miami and Girlboss

May 11, 2018

2018 ASCAP Composers Choice Award Nominee

Jeff is nominated for 2017 Television Composer of the Year at the upcoming Ascap Screen Media Awards.   Other nominiees include: John Debney, Rupert Gregson-Willams, Bear McCreary,Hans Zimmer, and Mark Snow.  Winner will be announced on 5/23/18.

Mar 30, 2018

"Status Update" In Theaters and VOD

"Status Update" In Theaters and VOD

This teen romance/comedy opens today in limited release by Voltage Pictures.  Directed by Scott Speer (Step Up Revolution, Midnight Sun) and produced by Adam Shankman (Hairspray) and Nicolas Chartier (The Hurt Locker).  It stars Ross Lynch, Olivia Holt, and Rob Riggle.   Soundtrack album on Itunes next week.

Mar 10, 2018

"The Kominsky Method" on Netflix

- Jeff is scoring this new dramedy series from Chuck Lorre (Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon). It stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin. More details to follow soon.

- "Silent Films Live" The Album.   Varese-Sarabande will be releasing this album of original scores for some classic silent films.   New pieces by Jeff Cardoni, George S. Clinton, Jeff Beal, Jeff Russo, Kevin Kiner, and Laura Karpman.  Produced by Angel Velez and Robert Townsend.  Recorded by Joel Iwataki at Capital Studios in Hollywood.   

- "Untiled Justin Noble" pilot for CBS Studios/ABC.  Jeff is scoring this new pilot written by Justin Noble (Brooklyn 99).  Directed by Will Gluck (Friends With Benefits).   Stars Kat Dennings.   

- "Malicious" picked up by Vertical Entertainment for a summer 2018 release.   This horror thriller directed by Michael Winnick and produced by Shaun Reddick (Get Out) will be released this July.

Check out this week's new "Speechless".   Maya get jury duty and her 'golden ticket' to a day of leisure.   We went full Hollywood musical, with a 25 piece orchestra recorded at the legendary Fox Newman Scoring Stage and an 8 person choir.   Vocals by the one and only Minnie Driver.   

"Furlough" Opens 3/16/18

"Furlough" Opens 3/16/18

IFC Is releasing the dramedy "Furlough" in limited theatrical and VOD on Friday 3/16/18.  Directed by Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) and produced by James Shamus.   It's a roadtrip dramedy where Oscar-nominated Meilssa Leo (The Fighter) is released for a weekend to visit her dying mother.  It's a touching and funny drama.  The score is minimal, with solo cello, bowed guitar, upright bass.  See the music page for music samples.

Jan 19, 2018

2018 Updates

"The Female Brain" - opens in theaters and VOD on 2/9/18.   Directed by Whitney Cummings.   Stars: Sophia Vergara, James Marsden, Cecily Strong, Tobey Kebbell, Beanie Feldstein, Lucy Punch.   Check the music page for score samples.

"AP Bio" - premieres on NBC on Thursday 2/1 after "Will &Grace".   Created by Mike O'Brien (SNL) and produced by Seth Meyers and Lorne Michaels.   Stars Ben Howerton (It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia.

"Furlough" - this dramedy, directed by the imcomparable Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) and produced by James Shamus, was recently acquired by IFC Films and will be released in 2018.  More details to follow.  

Nov 1, 2017

It's November Already!

It's been a while.   Here's the latest...

"Young Sheldon"

Jeff is scoring this new CBS series, the prequel to "Big Bang Theory", by the incomparable Chuck Lorre.   New episode Thursday 11/2 on CBS.

"Furlough"

Just finished scoring this dramedy feature by director Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby).  Stars Melissa Leo and produced by the legendary james Schamus.   Check the music page for some music samples from this 2018 release.

"AP Bio"

Jeff is scoring this new midseason show for NBC.   Produced by Seth Myers and Lorne Michaels.   Starring the hilarous Glen Howerton (It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia) and created by the amazing Mike O'Brien.  Stay tuned for details.

Jun 26, 2017

Summer Updates:

- Silicon Valley Season 4 Finale on HBO Sunday 6/25/17.   There's a song soundtrack album out this week on Mass Appeal Records.  Big shout out to music supervisors Rudy Chung and Jason Alexander for putting this great compliation together.  Hopefully we'll be albe to release some score next season.  Stay tuned.

- "Once Upon A Time In Venice" - Starring Bruce Willis, John Goodman, Thomas Middleditch is out this week on Itunes/VOD/Limited Theatrical.   Soundtrack album out on Lakeshore Records.   

- "Malicious" - Jeff is scoring this horror/thriller from director Michael Winnick, starring Josh Stewart (The Conjuring), Bojana Novakovic (Westworld), and Delroy Lindo (Gone In 60 Seconds).  Produced by Shaun Reddick (Get Out), Patrick Rizzotti and Brett Forbes (The Collector).  More details to follow soon.

- "Furlough" - Jeff is scoring this dramedy feature from director Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) starring Melissa Leo and LaLa Anthony.  More details soon.

- "Girlboss" - Unfortunately, Netflix cancelled this amazing series, so sadly no season 2.   Big thanks to Kay Cannon, Charlize Theron, Laverne McKinnon, Christian Ditter, Season Kent, Michael Brake, and all else involved.  It was a great experience regardless and hope you check it out on Netflix.

Apr 25, 2017

"Girlboss" on Netflix

Jeff scored this great new Netflix series "Girlboss".   It's produced by the incomparable Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect), Charlize Theron, Christian Ditter, and Laverne McKinnon.   All episodes streaming now, check the music page for samples.

Apr 24, 2017

"Silicon Valley" Season 4

Season 4 premieres on HBO on Sunday 4/23/17 at 10pm.   The reviews have been stellar, so check it out! Hollywood Reporter Review

Apr 17, 2017

Ascap Expo panel featured in Billboard...

Jeff spoke at the 2017 Ascap Expo last week on an amazing panel featuring Dave Pirner of Soul Asylum, Sam Hollander (Fitz & The Tantrums, Train, Pentatonix), Ashley Gorley (Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryon), James Fountleroy (Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars) and moderated by Melinda Newman of Billboard.

Apr 12, 2017

Jeff nominated for 2017 ASCAP Composer's Choice Award.

Jeff was nominated for 2016 Composer of the Year in the Ascap Composers' Choice Awards, voted upon by the membership.   Winner will be announced 5/16/17 at the 2017 Screen Media Awards at The Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles.

Mar 30, 2017

Ascap Expo 2017

Jeff is speaking on a panel at this year's Ascap Expo on Thursday 4/13.  More details to follow soon.

Nov 4, 2016

Silent Films Live!

Silent Films Live!

Oct 6, 2016

"Middle School: The Worst Years Of My Life" Opens Friday Oct. 6 Nationwide

"Middle School: The Worst Years Of My Life" Opens Friday Oct. 6 Nationwide

This CBS/Lionsgate co-production opens Friday.  Based on the best-selling novels by James Patterson.  Directed by Steve Carr (Dr. Dolittle, Paul Blart) and starring Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle, Andrew Daly, and Efren Ramirez (Napoleon Dynamite).   Check the music page for score samples.

Sep 23, 2016

Silent Films Live Concert

Silent Films Live Concert

Excited to be a part of this amazing charity event on 11/3 at 7pm at the Malibu Screening Room.  Featuring live original scores, performed by The Helix Collective.  Tickets available here.

"Speechless" on ABC

"Speechless" on ABC

Jeff is scoring this new series starring Minnie Driver on ABC Wednesdays at 8:30.  Check it out.   

Jul 15, 2016

Middle School: The Worst Years Of My Life

Middle School: The Worst Years Of My Life

Jeff Cardoni has been hired to score the upcoming family comedy Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life. The film is directed by Steve Carr (Paul Blart: Mall CopDaddy Day CareDr. Dolittle 2) and stars Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle, Thomas Barbusca, Andy Daly, Jacob Hopkins and Adam Pally. The movie is based on the New York Times bestseller of the same title by James Patterson (ZooKiss the Girls) and chronicles the trials and triumphs of Rafe Khatchadorian as he uses his wits to battle bullies, hormones and the tyrannical, test-obsessed Principal Dwight. Chris Bowman & Hubbel Palmer (Masterminds) and Kara Holden have written the screenplay. Leopoldo Gout (Alex Cross) and Bill Robinson (Zoo) are producing the project. Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life) is set to be released on October 7, 2016 by CBS Films/Lionsgate. Visit the official movie website for more information. Link to Film Music Reporter article.