Nami Melumad

Nami Melumad is an Israeli composer, based in Hollywood, CA. Her credits include over 130 films and tv series, most notably Absentia starring Stana Katic (Seasons 2 & 3, Amazon, AXN Networks), Senior Love Triangle (exec. producer Baron Davis), Miss Arizona (Side-Gig Productions) with Johanna Braddy, The Big Nothing and Dead End (Israeli TV shows).

Nami won the Hollywood Music in Media Awards for her work on Passage (2018), Best Short Score at Fimucite (2017) and Best Featurette Score at Idyllwild Festival of Cinema (2018). Her works have been performed by the Hollywood Chamber Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, The Israel Sinfonietta Beer Sheva and Helix Collective Ensemble. Nami is an ASCAP Film-Scoring Workshop Fellow (2016), and graduated the Scoring for Motion Pictures and TV program (SMPTV) at the University of Southern California. She holds a B.A. in multi-style composition from the Jerusalem Academy of Music, where she was admitted directly to sophomore year. Nami is a board member of the Alliance of Women Film Composers and is passionately involved with the film community of Women in Film. She is also a voting member at the Television Academy.

Nami plays flute, piano and guitars. Having served the IDF for two years, Nami values work ethic, stamina and positivity. She is a huge nerd and an avid film fan, but also enjoys hiking, gym and coffee.