Composer. Filmmaker. Entrepreneur. |
AJ is a film composer with an affinity for emotive scores and simplicity in sound. He has written custom music for the some of the largest brands in the world (Facebook, GE, Mercedes Benz, Nat Geo) and his music has been heard on the stages of The Oscars (Body Team 12: 2016 Academy Award Nominee for Best Documentary Short) and The Sundance Film Festival (Blood Brother: 2013 Grand Jury Winner Feature Documentary).
Also a producer, AJ spearheaded the film “NEAT: The Story of Bourbon” a documentary spotlight on the bourbon industry and culture. AJ worked to sign an international distribution deal with The Orchard (known for distributing the Oscar-nominated Cartel Land and Life:Animated) and shortly after its release, the film already ranked in the top ten documentaries of all time on the iTunes charts.
AJ resides in Lexington, KY with his family and along with spending time with them, he enjoys fishing and repurposing old buildings such as the event venue “The Livery” in downtown Lexington and the Old Merit Furniture building which is now the popular restaurant and brewery “Oscar Diggs”.
AJ has the ability to turn a unique idea into a real thing: whether that be musically, on the big screen, or through new and improved piece of real estate.