James Newberry

James Newberry is an award winning film composer who has found work through numerous relationships with creative filmmakers and storytellers. His approach to scoring to picture and unique voice has allowed him to work on features and Oscar-eligible short films that have reached top-tier film festivals around the world (Cannes, NYFF, Tribeca, and more). 

Characterized by an organic, artistic, specialized electro-acoustic sound, James’ music elevates what’s on screen in every project.

James also composes as a part of Stenfert Charles, LLC with Saunder Jurriaans & Danny Bensi. He has written additional music on Netflix's Ozark, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead, and Sundance 2018's U.S. Grand Jury Prize winning feature documentary, Kailash. James also worked with Stenfert Charles on Ubisft’s For Honor, providing additional music as well as performing on taiko drums, surdos, afro-cuban instruments, and military percussion.


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