Andrew Poole Todd is an award-winning composer, sound designer and violinist working in film, television, and concert music. One of ASCAP's "Composers to Watch" in 2011, Andrew has scored films such as House of Last Things, Blind Pass, and Deadly Revisions, which received two festival nominations for Best Score. In addition to film scoring, Andrew has created custom music and sound design for commercial clients such as Intel, Tanqueray, DeMarini and Oregon Lottery. Andrew recently completed the score and additional sound design for Fabricated, which was nominated for Best Sound Design at the International Music and Sound Awards. The soundtrack was released on October 4, 2016.
Recipient of the Asia America Symphony Orchestra Young Composers Award and the John Kenneth Cole Composition Prize, Andrew's music has been performed by the Olympia Symphony, Portland Columbia Symphony, Willamette Falls Symphony, Oregon Pro Arte Symphony, Asia America Symphony Orchestra, and the Starlight Symphony.
In addition to composing, Andrew is an accomplished violinist and often performs on his own recordings. He is currently concertmaster with the Tualatin Valley Symphony.
"The greatest attributes an artist can bring to a film are talent, professionalism and attitude. Andrew embodies all three."
Director, Deadly Revisions
"Patient and inventive, Andrew understood my vision immediately...I look forward to working with Andrew again and again."
Director, House of Last Things
"Andrew's dedication and passion for his work makes him a force to be reckoned with in the film world. We can't wait to work with him again on our new film!"
Steve Tatone & Danielle White
Director and Producer, Blind Pass
"I have gotten several emails and communications from people that have complemented the score and its use within the show....It was not only exactly as I had imagined it was virtually “pain free” from a Director/Producer standpoint."
Thad T. Smith
Executive Producer, Combat Report