Field of Art: Composer
Jeffrey Leiser is a film and concert composer, sound artist and screenwriter. He has composed original music and created sound design for over 30 short films and 4 feature films, including Glitch in the Grid, for which he was awarded a Gold Medal from the Park City Film Music Festival. Jeffrey has also created works for multiple art exhibitions including Hologalactic and Anthropic Principle, which was recently included in the major Whitney Museum exhibition Dreamlands. As a screenwriter, Jeffrey wrote Finding Infinity, a biopic about Georg Cantor. The Summit, his first full-length symphony, was released in 2015 by Discovery Music + Vision and was reviewed positively by Gramophone Magazine and ClassicFM among others. Far Travelers, his first full-length opera, set in the late Viking age, has received two cultural grants (2017 American Scandinavian Society, 2016 American Scandinavian Foundation) and is currently in orchestration. Jeffrey is represented by Bright Media in the UK.