Philip has composed original music, scores and orchestrations for live theatre, film, television, concert and dance. His scores for live theatre have played Off-Broadway (Scrooge Lamb's Theatre NYC and Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theatre), toured nationally (Scrooge, Dream) and internationally. Stern’s highly acclaimed show TAP KIDS was a winner of a five star review at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2009. Stern has been commissioned to create original music for dance (National Ballet of Canada-Karen Kain, Gypsy Project NYC, Extended Dance Co., Off-Center Dance Co). He has composed for Jazz orchestra (BMI Jazz Orchestra) and classical ensembles (Hora Decima Brass) and has written and produced chart topping instrumental music for saxophonist Michael Massaro and harpist Sandra Fann. Film and television credits include the multiple-Gemini award-winning series The View From Here, Human Edge, Saturday Night at the Movies, Masterworks, Sunday Night at The Cinema, History, From the Heart, Vista, as well as The Spacewatch Club Series for Houston PBS. Philip holds an ARCT in Composition from The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto.