The Return

The Return

One of my first projects of the 2020 lockdown was to work on the audio design for this incredible film, by Winnipeg filmmaker, BJ Verot. The Return is a horror film that follows a brilliant college student who returns to his family home, where he learns that the...
Telephonic Release

Telephonic Release

It was a pleasure putting together the release of my work ‘Telephonic’, performed by the Scarborough Philharmonic Orchestra. While this piece was originally intended to be a live work, the pandemic led us to create a ‘home version’, with instrumentalists recording...
1:2:1 Program

1:2:1 Program

I was lucky enough to take part in the inaugural 1:2:1 program, run by Nick Photinos of Eighth Blackbird, as an online substitute to the Bang on a Can program cancelled this year. I had the opportunity to work with an incredible violinist, Camila Caldwell from...
Soundstreams RBC Bridges

Soundstreams RBC Bridges

I am very happy to announce that I have been chosen as one of the composers for this year’s RBC Bridges Soundstreams program. This year the focus is around choral music, and attendees will be composing a piece for an 8-piece vocal ensemble. Very excited to begin...
PIVOT 2020

PIVOT 2020

I am very excited to announce that I have been selected as one of six composers for this year’s PIVOT Program, run by the Canadian League of Composers. This year they will be partnering with the premiere vocal group from Edmonton Alberta, Pro Coro Canada. I am eager...
Returning to do my Doctorate Degree

Returning to do my Doctorate Degree

Very happy to announce that I will be returning to the University of Toronto to pursue my doctoral degree, studying under Dr. Eliot Britton. My research will be focused around MIDI technology’s impact on compositional practice. Looking forward to this opportunity to...
Montreal Creative Music Lab

Montreal Creative Music Lab

I was extremely excited to attend this summer’s Montreal Creative Music Lab, where I had the opportunity to work with two amazing musicians, Ana Mora on Piano and Fanton Clerc on Violin. I was involved in creating the piece Fantasia | Aphantasia, which explored the...
Vancouver Art Song Program

Vancouver Art Song Program

I had the pleasure of attending ‘Art Song Lab’, an Art Song program run in conjunction with the Vancouver Canadian Music Centre. Composers were paired up with poets, and set about working on a piece together. I was paired with the incredible Canadian...
New Album Out! – Aviation Island

New Album Out! – Aviation Island

Aviation Island, is a duo created by myself, and fellow Toronto composer, Bekah Simms. Our first and self-titled album is a true labour of love that we created over the past two years, incorporating elements of both folk and pop, and blending our unique musical...
Heading to Italy!

Heading to Italy!

I am very honoured to have been chosen to represent the UofT at the Trieste Conservatory, in Trieste, Italy. I will be having my piano trio performed at their week-long composer symposium, and will be working with composers and performers throughout the week. I should...
Exultate Chamber Choir Competition

Exultate Chamber Choir Competition

I am excited to announce that I have won the 2017 Exultate Chamber Choir Choral Composition Competition for my piece entitled: The Winter Lakes. This piece is and ode to my new home: ‘Ontario’. I seek to capture the exquisite natural beauty of its...