This week SongTalk welcomed Jeff Alan Greenway to our studio.
Greenway is a film composer, singer/songwriter and pianist from Pickering, Ontario. He has written music for film, worked as a session player, orchestrator and arranger, released his own original album “Great Expectations” and wrote the score to the international documentary The Secret Life Of Frogs, which won a Nature award at the Cannes Media and TV festival.
We talked with Jeff about:
- his evolution from singer/songwriter to film composer
- how to work with directors and producers
- the workflow for creating soundtracks for other people’s projects
- how he creates “to order”
- how his songwriting process has changed