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Jay Lifton

Jay is a composer based in New York City. Having also grown up in the surrounding suburbs, he is particularly interested in projects set in and around the metro area. He focuses on quirky, eclectic scores and drama-free professional relationships. Jay is a graduate of Tufts University (BA), and The New England Conservatory of Music (MM). See full bio »
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5 to 7 Music Department
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Land Grab Composer
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 2015 Squeeze (Short) (post-production)
 2016 Land Grab (Documentary)
 2014 Test (Short)
 2014 Tiny Things (Short)
 2014 Moths (Short)
 2013 Last Night (Short)
 2013 Brother on Low (Short)
 2013/I Chlorine
 2013 The Painter and the Wife (Short)
 2012 Beneath the Sheets (Short)
 2012 I'm Not an Accent (Short)
 2012 Montauk Rocks (Documentary)
 2012 Shokunin (Video documentary short)
 2011 Ellipsis (Short)
 2011 Meena
 2011 The Dog and the Suitcase (Short)
 2011 The Cookout 2 (TV Movie)
 2011 Friendly Strangers (Short)
 2011/I The Line (Short)
 2010 In Company with Misfits (Short)
 2010 Lost Dreams, Used Markers (Short)
 2010 Warren the Ape (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Rock Opera (2010)
 2010 The Raffle (Short)
 2010/I Nothing Happened (Short)
 2010 The Thief (Short)
 2009/I Evie (Short)
 2009 Peter and Vandy (as Jason Lifton)
 2008 The Spleenectomy (Short)
 2008 Force 1 TD (Short)
 2007 Solomon's Twist (Short)
 2007/I The Trap (Short)
 2005-2006 Greg the Bunny (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Wacky Wednesday (2006)
- Blue Velveteen (2006)
- Sockville (2006)
 2005 Gnome (Short)
 2001-2002 EGG, the Arts Show (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Gimme Shelter (2002)
- Inspiration (2002)
- Paint by Numbers (2001)
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Other Works:

TV Commercials for IBM - Composer. Wrote theme used in entire "Watson & Me" campaign starring Bob Dylan, Serena Williams, Ken Jennings, and others. See more »

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