Soon to be featured by ASCAP as a “Composer to Watch”, Zev Burrows is a composer for film, musical theatre, television, and production music libraries. With music ranging from dramatic tension to minimalism, and from romantic comedy to orchestral Americana, he received his Bachelor of Music from Berklee College of Music, and has composed the scores for many award-winning projects, including the animated short film “Fox Tale” (finalist for 2015 CG Student Awards Best Film of the Year), and the Directors Guild of America award-winning short film “Absent“, directed by Sudarshan Suresh. A graduate of many acclaimed industry workshops and programs, his recent credits include scores to the web series’ “Bound“, a Top Short Honorable Mention of the 2017 Online Film Festival, and “After Oil“, an official selection at the 2017 New York Television Festival. He resides in New York City, and will have his song “Check the Boxes” from the new musical The Pledge (book and lyrics by Mark Evan Chimsky) performed at the New York Musical Festival Student Leadership concert Breaking Ground at the Green Room 42 on July 27 and 28.
In addition to his film and musical theatre work, Zev is also a contributing composer for Velvet Green Music, a brand new production music library in Santa Monica, where he contributes regularly to several different genres of underscore, and was the featured artist for May 2017. He also regularly composes original music for Mibe Music in collaboration with Emmy-nominated composer Max Surla, MPATH Music Library with composer/former Television Academy governor Michael A. Levine, and is currently a staff composer for Kinsane Entertainment, a global digital entertainment and education company specializing in producing content for children.