May 16, 2019
Really honored to be named the 2018 ASCAP TV Composer's Choice Award winner last night! Such a great night, sharing the stage with the incredible Michael Giacchino, Pinar Toprak, and Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, hosted by the hilarious Richard Kind. Great night.
A few things brewing for the future, a couple pilots I scored went to series - the drama Deputy for Fox, starring Stephen Dorff and direted by David Ayer, as well as the comedy United We Fall for ABC, produced by Seth Gordon.
Excited to be reuniting with director Steve Carr (Daddy Day Care, Middle School: The Worst Years Of My Life) for an upcoming Disney film later this year. More details to follow.
"All You Ever Wished For" - this fantasy romance feature starring Darren Criss and directed by Barry Morrow (Rainman) will finally be released on 6/4/19. Soundtrack out 5/28 here.
Apr 4, 2019
Excited to be nominated for this year's ASCAP Composers' Choice Awards, amonst some amazing peers, including John Debney, Bear McCreary, Mateo Messina, Nicholas Britell, Didier Lean Rachou, and Daniel Pemberton.
Mar 21, 2019
Mar 12, 2019
"Can You Keep A Secret" - Jeff is scoring the upcoming romantic comedy feature, based on the New York Times bestselling novel by Sophie Kinsella. It stars Alexandra Daddario (Baywatch, San Andreas) and Tyler Hoechlin (Everybody Wants Some, The Domestics) and is directed by Elise Duran.
"Heart Of Life" - Jeff is scoring the ABC/Fox one hour drama pilot, based on the John Mayer song of the same name. The show follows two sets of adult siblings from wildly different worlds who discover they’re related and must reassess everything they thought they knew about their shared father. As they explore the mystery of their separate childhoods, they’ll experience the difficulty in overcoming the sins of the past, and learn the joys of reuniting with long-lost family. It's written by Ben Queen and executive produced by John Mayer, Melvin Marr, Jake Kasdan, and Paul Weitz. The pilot will be dircted by Ann Fletcher (The Proposal).
Jan 31, 2019
"The Kominsky Method" on Netflix, took home two Golden Globe Awards, indlucing best Comedy Series and Best Actor for Oscar Winner Michael Douglas. Look for Season 2 later in 2019. And details for a soundtrack release soon...
Nov 16, 2018
Oct 19, 2018
Releasing today is the score album for the indie horror/thriller "Malicious", out today on VOD and limited theaters. It stars Josh Stewart (The Collector) , Delroy Lindo (Get Shorty), Bojana Novakovic (I,Tonya), produced by Shaun Redick (Get Out) and directed by Michael Winnick. Thanks to Stefan at Milan Records. We recorded a 65 piece orchestra in Budapest. Mixed by Oren Hadar.
Oct 16, 2018
Sep 12, 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
Jul 5, 2018
- "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
May 11, 2018
Mar 30, 2018
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
- 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.
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
"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 been a while. Here's the latest...
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.
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.
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
- 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
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
Apr 17, 2017
Apr 12, 2017
Mar 31, 2017
Mar 30, 2017
Jeff is speaking on a panel at this year's Ascap Expo on Thursday 4/13. More details to follow soon.
Feb 2, 2017