School of Music Visiting Artist Series
Jonathan Thomas Miller is a composer and multi-instrumentalist based in Los Angeles. Over the last 15 years he has composed over 7,000 pieces of music for film, TV and other media. His musical passions include combining styles and genres in bizarre and unexpected ways, sampling the world, improvisation and music as vibrational and emotional change. Jonathan's musical life has included writing string quartets, 8 channel electronic pieces, children's country songs, comedy horror film scores, high-octane rock music without guitars, and the occasional earnest and beautiful piece of music. He studied music composition at Heidelberg College and CalArts. Originally from the farmlands of Northwestern Ohio, he now resides in downtown Los Angeles.