A recipient of a New Music USA Project Grant and The Juilliard Career Advancement Fellowship, Aaron Severini is a versatile composer and spirited collaborator. He writes music for film, television, web series, promotional and advertising campaigns, smartphone and tablet applications, concert, dance, and theatrical productions. Mr. Severini enjoys composing in multiple styles and forms, adapting to the needs of the project. He holds a Bachelor and Master of Music degree in composition from The Juilliard School. Websites: theabbottbox.com, aaronseverini.com.
MUSIC FOR PROMOTIONAL AND ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS:
New York City Ballet, Squarespace, Mastercard, Cartier, iRobot, Bloomberg, UNICEF, IKEA, Paul Weiss LLP, DigitalGlobe, Avention, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, and more.
MUSIC FOR TVGUIDEMAGAZINE.COM CELEBRITY VIDEOS:
Cast of Mad Men (AMC), cast of Breaking Bad (AMC), Michelle Dockery/Downton Abbey (PBS), Amy Poehler/Parks & Recreation (NBC), SpongeBob SquarePants (Nickelodeoni), Kit Harington/Game of Thrones (HBO), Seth Meyers/Late Night (NBC), cast of The Walking Dead (AMC), Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys/The Americans (FX), and more.
MUSIC CUES FOR TELEVISION AND WEB SERIES:
Another Period (Comedy Central), Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (Netflix, Sony Crackle), The Voice (NBC), This Is Life with Lisa Ling (CNN), Inside Amy Schumer (Comedy Central), Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda (Discovery), Cyndi Lauper: Still So Unusual (WE tv), Start-Ups: Silicon Valley (Bravo), and more.
MUSIC FOR FILM AND DOCUMENTARY:
A Ballet in Sneakers: Jerome Robbins and Opus Jazz (PBS documentary, dir. Matt Wolf and Anna Farrell) and Make Yourself at Home (feature, dir. Soopum Sohn).
MUSIC FOR SMARTPHONE AND TABLET APPLICATIONS:
Juilliard Open Studios application providing a behind the scenes view of the conservatory and Passe-Partout application with NYCB’s Justin Peck and Daniel Ulbricht.
MUSIC FOR DANCE AND OPERA:
Projects include the theatrical production Echo & Narcissus (recipient of a New Music USA Project Grant) at BAM in NY, 10 (recipient of The ASCAP Foundation Morton Gould Young Composer Award) for Pacific Northwest Ballet School at McCaw Hall in Seattle, WA, and The Monarch for the New York City Ballet at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater in NYC.
MUSIC FOR CONCERT:
Scores include Sleet (winner of the Juilliard Composers’ Orchestra Competition) for the Juilliard Orchestra at Alice Tully Hall in NYC and Catch (In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores – Honorable Mention) performed by three-time Grammy Award-winning violinist Hilary Hahn at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, CA.
An Evening Honoring Jessye Norman with performances by PUBLIQuartet, pianist ELEW, trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis, and tap dancer Jared Grimes at National Sawdust in NY.
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