Alum Toby Sherriff recognized for work on animated film

Composer and USC Thornton alumnus Toby Sherriff (GCRT ’15, scoring for motion pictures and television) recently received a SOCAN Foundation Award for his music for Charles Kenhao Mai’s animated film, Parkability.

The SOCAN Foundation recognizes Canadian composers aged 30 years or younger for specific musical works in five categories of concert music. Sheriff took 3rd place for Best Original Animated Score.

Sherriff’s music for the screen has been heard on Nickelodeon and Disney, and at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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