B i o g r a p h y
Jonathan Keith is an award-winning composer and orchestrator (Jane & Emma, 2018). Since graduating from USC’s prestigious screen scoring program, Jonathan has had opportunities to compose for Disney and BMG productions in addition to working with orchestrator Conrad Pope on scores composed by both Conrad (The Boss Baby, additional music) and Academy Award-winning Alexandre Desplat (Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets and Isle of Dogs).
Jonathan is the Music Director and Executive Producer at AURAX LLC, where he oversees the production of all virtually orchestrated classical music for the AURAX app .
Jonathan was a winner in the 2017 ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop with Richard Bellis and has also had the privilege of being mentored by Disney Music President, Chris Montan. Jonathan was a winner of the Los Angeles Live Score Film Festival for his original score to The Pill (directed by Oliver Weinmann; score performed live by the Helix Collective). The same ensemble recently premiered his latest chamber work, "On A Blue Hill" at the Barnsdall Gallery Theatre in Hollywood.
Aside from composing, Jonathan’s past experiences as a musician include soloing with symphonies and performing in Europe and the United States in competitions and concerts, including the World Piano Pedagogy Convention in Anaheim CA, the International Music Academy of Pilsen in the Czech Republic, and the Hyde Park Concert Series in London.
Jonathan received his other degrees in piano performance from Brigham Young University and the University of Michigan. He currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.