The Team

CEO / Composer

Matt Koskenmaki

Matt has never met a dishwasher he couldn’t fit another plate into and never counts cash from an ATM. Winner of the 5th Annual Whammer Invitational Golf Tournament, Matt spends his free time golfing and occasionally welding modern art. He graduated from Berklee, the USC Film & TV program, the Henry Mancini Institute, and has been working with Vanacore Music for over 20 years.

Favorite Movie:Godfather

Favorite Composer:Thomas Newman

Teams:Boston Red Sox, Minnesota Vikings

Pet Peeves:fivesomes, people who stand on escalators, global warming, acronyms

Assistant / Composer

Jayden Lawrence

Jayden hopped over to Los Angeles from Australia in 2018 in search of a new billabong to camp by. His skills with computers and music software is generously compensated with Bundaberg Ginger Beers and Tim-tams. Formally educated at the Newcastle Conservatorium of Music and the Australian Film Television & Radio School, Sydney.

Also known as:Jdog

Musical Influences:Giacchino, Williams, Newman (all of them), Ben Folds

Teams:Sports? Hahaha

Pet Peeves:Lens smudges

Koskenmaki Music consists of two writing studios, a living room full of keyboards, a shared recording booth, kitchen, and multiple putting greens. Located in La Canada Flintridge, just north of Los Angeles, our music can be heard on shows such as Survivor, American Ninja Warrior, Undercover Boss, and Big Brother, among others.

For a full list of credits and to hear our work, click here