Justin schornstein is a film composer in Los angeles and New york
Justin began his scoring career in Los Angeles in 2011, taking a year off of school at Berklee College of Music to work in the music department of composer Bear McCreary. After working on TV shows like Eureka for Syfy and The Cape for NBC, Justin began writing his first feature film score, Off Season, before returning to Boston to finish school. Justin graduated with honors from Berklee College of Music in 2014 with Degrees in Film Scoring and Performance and minors in Orchestral Conducting and Video Game Scoring. Justin has also studied conducting at The Juilliard School. In 2019, Justin will be returning to Los Angeles to attend the prestigious Screen Scoring MM Program at The University of Southern California.
Justin's scores have been featured internationally and at venues like the Tribeca Film Festival, the Palm Springs International Film Festival, the Santa Barbara Film Festival, Mill Valley Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival, Maryland International Film Festival, Hamptons International Film Festival, Boston Independent Film Festival, Reykjavik Visions Film Festival, and the Austin Film Festival. (Justin on IMDB)
Justin is the owner and lead composer at Hidden Temple, a music house for media projects. Hidden Temple has provided music for clients like Major League Baseball, Def Jam Records, and Mitu.
In addition to his work as a composer, Justin has performed and/or recorded with Grammy award-winning artists Lalah Hathaway, Ledisi, Paula Cole, Don Was, and Charlie Puth, and jazz luminaries David Fiuczynski, Jojo Mayer, Kenwood Dennard, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Peter Eldridge, and Nona Hendryx.