ABOUT THE COMPOSER
As both a performer and composer Andrew Huggett has been involved in the world of professional music since childhood. Born to musical parents, he began composing at the age of 12, studied at the Guildhall School of Music, London, England and at the age of 17, was discovered by Beatle’s producer George Martin who signed him to a 3 year recording contract. Today he is Senior Composer and Creative Director at GAPC, one of Canada's most successful audio visual production studios.Andrew composes music for live performance, TV, documentary, radio and film. He is equally comfortable working in all musical genres including rock, jazz, country, pop, ethnic and symphonic to name just a few. His truly diverse ability has attracted clients from around the world from LA to South Africa and from all across Canada. In his home town of Ottawa he has composed more radio jingles for more local businesses than all other sources combined.Huggett has won numerous awards for his work including New York Film Festival, Gemini, Golden Reel and most recently a Creative Hermes Awards. He has well over 1000 registered television credits to his name. His music has been heard in TV productions in over 50 countries around the world and on all major North American television networks.