Troy Herion Editor & Composer

Troy Herion is an Emmy-winning composer, editor, and producer. He has scored multiple award-winning films including 306 Hollywood, The Hottest August, Bulletproof, Born to Be, The Disrupted, The Dog, and Mountain Fire Personnel, which have premiered at major festivals including Sundance, Toronto, SXSW, HotDocs, Tribeca, MoMA, NYFF, and True/False.

A classically trained multi-instrumentalist, Herion is a scholar of visual music and a Princeton University PhD fellow. Herion has collaborated extensively with artists from multiple disciplines including dance, theater, and opera companies with performances at Carnegie Hall, The Academy of Music, and The Annenberg Center among others. Recent commissions include the ballet Archiva for The Pennsylvania Ballet and the opera A Period of Animate Existence, for Pig Iron Theatre Co. His concert works have been performed by So Percussion, JACK Quartet, American Composers Orchestra, Crash Ensemble, Nash Ensemble of London, and Brentano Quartet.

Select Art21 films

Bryan Zanisnik’s Big Pivot
Kevin Beasley’s Raw Materials