Biography

JEFF TOYNE – COMPOSER

Jeff Toyne is a Canadian composer who is currently scoring DirecTV’s third season of Rogue.

In his music, Toyne blends orchestral virtuosity with cutting-edge music technology, creating a unique voice for each project.  His feature film credits include Damaged (2014), Abel’s Field (2013), Twist of Faith (2013), The Privileged (2013), and Dirty Girl (2011).

Equally at home in television, Toyne scored several features for Lifetime including Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story (2011), winner of the Canadian Screen Award for Best TV Movie, nominated for Best Score and winner of the MPSE Golden Reel Award.  Additionally, Toyne has scored The Devil You Know (Investigation Discovery, 2010-2013).

The recipient of numerous awards and distinctions, Toyne was named one of Playback Magazine’s “Ten to Watch” in 2011.  He has been commissioned by organizations such as the Canadian Armed Forces, for which he composed “Splendor Sine Occasu”, the Official March of the British Columbia Brigade.  Toyne is an alumnus of the Sundance Composers Lab.

Jeff Toyne divides his time between Los Angeles and Vancouver.