2020 ASCAP Columbia University Film Scoring Workshop

Composer Spotlight: Ben Brody

February 21, 2020


Born in Paterson, New Jersey, now Brooklyn based, Benjamin Louis Brody has been described as one of the most progressive and multi-faceted musicians in New York City. He’s best known for creating beautiful walls of sound with ambient textures, combining post-rock and modern minimalism to create a dynamic resonance with his listeners.

Select Collaborations: Elliot Goldenthal / Ian Chang / Pharoahe Monch / PitchBlak Brass Band / Found Sound Nation / The Chelsea Symphony / MADart Creative / Dropbox / SXSW / VICE News / 72andSunny / Mophonics / Andree Ljutica / Amanda Brennan / Derek Aspenberg / Caity Arthur / Zachary Paul

“...A space somewhat mournful, sweep and range are vast, no dividing lines, though with a subtle pulse and alterations to its density" - Tiny-MixTapes on Far Away Music

“...he has a knack for creating otherworldly sounds using different effects and techniques”- Ian Chang via All Songs Considered


2020 ASCAP Columbia Film Scoring Workshop

Meet all the participants of this year's workshop