John Carey

John Carey is a young new composer who has been a part of the LA film scoring community since 2011. Well known for bridging the gap between traditional dramatic orchestration and modern minimalism, he has a diverse background in films, TV and video games as a composer, orchestrator, music arranger and programmer.

Since 2013 John has worked prominently under the mentorship of veteran composers Brian Tyler and Keith Power writing musical arrangements, working on films like Crazy Rich Asians, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Fate of the Furious, The Mummy and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and in TV for CBS’ Magyver and Hawaii Five-O series. In 2019 the Sony Pictures film Escape Room will hit theaters, marking John’s first major studio film, as a co-composer with Brian.

John is a graduate of Capital University and The University of Southern California. He was one of 12 worldwide participants selected for the prestigious 2016 ASCAP Television and Film Scoring workshop with Richard Bellis. He was born in Columbus, Ohio.