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Years Active: 1987–present
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Mychael Danna (born September 20, 1958) is a Canadian film composer. Danna has been scoring films since his 1987 feature debut for Atom Egoyan's Family Viewing, a score which earned Danna the first of his eleven Canadian Film Award nominations.

Mychael is recognized as one of the pioneers of combining non-Western sound sources with orchestral and electronic minimalism in the world of film music. This reputation has led him to work with such acclaimed directors as Atom Egoyan, Scott Hicks, Ang Lee, Gillies MacKinnon, James Mangold, Mira Nair, Billy Ray, Joel Schumacher, and Denzel Washington.

He studied music composition at the University of Toronto, winning there the Glenn Gould Composition Scholarship in 1985. Mychael also served for five years as composer-in-residence at the McLaughlin Planetarium in Toronto (1987-1992).

Works for dance include music for Dead Souls (Carbone Quatorze Dance Company, directed by Gilles Maheu 1996), and a score for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Gita Govinda (2001) based on the 1000-year-old classical Indian erotic poem, with choreographer Nina Menon.

Recent projects include Deepa Mehta's Water, Atom Egoyan's Where the Truth Lies, Terry Gilliam's Tideland, and Bennett Miller's Capote.

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Mychael Danna performs composer, ambient, celtic music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Mychael Danna for your event, Please Contact. Mychael Danna has more than 108.6K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  Rachel Portman, James Newton Howard, Dario Marianelli, Harry Gregson-Williams, Thomas Newman, Javier Navarrete, Marco Beltrami, Mark Isham, Nicholas Hooper, Patrick Doyle, Alexandre Desplat, Christopher Young, Aaron Zigman, Marcelo Zarvos, John Ottman, John Powell . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Mychael Danna for an upcoming event.

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