Meet Amanda Jones, Composer of Lena Waithe’s “Twenties” on BET series on Thursday, June 25 (3 PM PT/6 PM ET) when Lakeshore Records interviews her on Instagram Live! Be sure to follow Amanda (@AmandaComposer) and Lakeshore Records (@lakeshorerecords) on Instagram and enable notifications so you don’t miss out!
Amanda Jones is a Los Angeles based film composer whose music credits include the original score for Ava DuVernay’s anthology series, Cherish the Day for OWN, Lena Waithe’s scripted series TWENTIES for BET, Robin Thede and Issa Rae’s A Black Lady Sketch Show for HBO, and many more! Recently, Amanda’s music can also be found on Apple TV+’s new series, “Home: Season 1.”
Join The Society of Composers & Lyricists for this week’s online screening and Q&A with composers! This week, be sure to get your tickets for a screening of “Home” (Apple TV+) featuring Composer Amanda Jones (“Twenties“) on Wednesday, March 27 at 6:30 PM PDT (get tickets); on Thursday, March 28, check out Atli Orvarsson’s (“Chicago Med”, “Chicago Fire“, Rams) “Defending Jacob” screening at 2PM PDT on Thursday, May 28. Later on that same day at 6:30 PM PDT, be sure to catch the screening and Q&A of “Yellowstone” with Brian Tyler (Rambo: Last Blood, Crazy Rich Asians, Avengers: Age of Ultron).
If you’re not a member and want to get tickets, head over to TheSCL.com for more details.
Last week, The SCL held a screening and Q&A with “Stranger Things“ Composers Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein. Don’t miss this week’s lineup!
The joyously funky music… provides a lively backdrop to the whip-smart and raucously funny show.
Lakeshore Records will release the Twenties – Original Series Soundtrack digitally on Friday, April 24! The album features Amanda Jones’ score to the hit BET comedy series by the same name, created by Lena Waithe (Queen & Slim, “Master of None”). Amanda is known for her compositions on the OWN Network’s “Cherish the Day” and contributions to the Apple TV+ series “Home.” Listen to “Hattie’s First Day” now exclusivey at The Hype! See the album track list below.
“House Being Built” mixes guitar, echoing vocals, and non-traditional arrangements for analog synths, piano, and violin, to create a warm, magical backdrop to the series episode that focuses on The Soot House in Maine.
Premiering exclusively at ComingSoon.net is the track, “House Being Built” by Composer Amanda Jones (Cherish The Day, A Black Lady Sketch Show). Lakeshore Records will release Home: Season 1 (Apple TV+ Original Series Soundtrack) exclusively on Apple Music, Friday, April 17, the same day of the series’ global launch on Apple TV+. See album track lists and more about the show below.