Erica Procunier

Erica Procunier

Program Completed at the CFC

The Slaight Music Residency (Composer)

Completion Year

2014

Current Information

Biography

Erica Procunier is a Toronto-based composer for film and television. Some of her recent credits include the feature film And Now A Word From Our Sponsor starring Bruce Greenwood and Parker Posey. During her time as a composer at Q Music Inc., she composed for the last three seasons of the animated series By The Rapids and the feature film The Ache.

Erica has written music for films, television shows, advertisements, theatre and games. Many of the projects she has scored have gone on to festivals and won awards. She recently scored the shorts Avalanche, Little Whispers: The Vow and co-scored The Golden Ticket, all of which have gone on to festivals around North America. In 2014 Erica received two SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Audio/Visual composers for her work on the short films Avalanche and Fist Plus Face. Erica was selected for the prestigious 2013 Slaight Family Music Residency at the Canadian Film Centre, where she worked with top Canadian composers and filmmakers to further her creative and professional development. Erica holds a Masters of Music Composition from the University of Western Ontario.

The music Showcases are produced cinematic works based on an original score or song created by our 2013 Slaight Music Residents. Filmed in a single day, the Showcase pieces celebrate the distinct talent of our songwriters and composers and illustrate how music brings life to the moving image.