Andrew Scott Foust began composing music over 27 years ago, and writes for several mediums -- film, theater, television, multimedia, and brainwave stimulation. His writing styles include orchestral, orchestral/electronic hybrid, electronic, ambient, rock, jazz, and ethnic. His work has been compared to that of many of his influences, including James Newton Howard, Hans Zimmer, James Horner, Brian Tyler, Marco Beltrami, and James Horner.
Andrew’s Independent Film Biography includes: Treasure (Feature, 2016); Manifest Destiny (Short, 2016); Testament (Feature, 2016); Moment of Truth (Feature, 2016); The Hunt (Short, 2016); Necessary Evil (Web Series, 2015-present); The Interview (Short, 2015); Oneness (Documentary Short, 2014); The Writing on the Wall (Short Feature, 2013); Job (Short, 2013); Farewell Chicago (Short, 2013); Christkindl Market (Short, 2013); Inspire Me (Short, 2012); The Compound (Short, 2012); Remedy (Short Feature, 2009); and Hellblock 13 (Feature, 1999). Upcoming projects include scoring Fallaway, a feature film due to be released in 2017, and continuing to score the Necessary Evil web series.
Albums credited to Andrew’s name are: Testament Original Score (2016), Moment of Truth Original Score (2016); The Writing on the Wall Original Score (2013); On the Shoulders of Giants (2011); Remedy Original Score (2011); Testament Original Score (2016) and Treasure Original Score (2017). In the past couple of years, Andrew has also scored several therapeutic musical libraries targeted at brainwave stimulation for Transparent Corp., including: Thought Sounds 2: Focus; Thought Sounds 3: Relax; Thought Sounds 4: Mood Elevation; and Brain.fm, each of which contains over 14 hours of music.
Andrew’s love of music began when he was 15 years old, when he first picked up a guitar, and thereafter, found it difficult to put down. His love of guitar led to an interest in playing piano, bass guitar, mandolin, dulcimer, and various percussion instruments. He graduated from the Atlanta Institute of Music in 1991, where he studied Jazz Performance. He went on to study Music Composition at the University of South Carolina. Aside from currently creating musical scores, he is learning to play violin and creates sample libraries, next hoping to tackle the cello. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina with his wife and two young sons.
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Film (Drama, Family, Fantasy and Sci-Fi) Composer One regular man named Simon is swept up by a popular movement in a dying world. When the charismatic leader of that movement is brutally executed, everyone looks to Simon to keep the movement alive.
Film (Crime) Composer Fallaway follows five separate story lines focusing on a manhunt of a brutal serial killer.
Film (Drama) Composer A new friendship with a geocacher has troublemaker Erica (Ansley Gordon) wondering what is the meaning of life, and where can she find it?
Moment of Truth
Film (Action, Crime, Drama and Thriller) Composer After being spared at the last second from a grisly execution, Jess Rabarass runs to his hometown to hide and find out who saved him - and why. With enemies around every corner and his number of friends dwindling, Jess must stay alive long enough to set right all that has gone so horribly wrong.
Film (Short, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Composer A woman, starving for food, sets out on a hunt in a post-apocalyptic forest. There she confronts her past and must make a decision for her future and her son's.
Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Composer An actor is taken through his body of work but, things don't seem what they are.
Film (Documentary, Short and Adventure) Composer Two friends with a passion for faith and family reminisce about their fly fishing experiences and the beauty of nature. This story cultivates a ONENESS experience between fly fishing and nature.
Film (Short, Crime, Drama and Thriller) Composer An ex-mob enforcer and a corrupt cop conspire to kill a child predator, but they underestimate him and the situation begins to spiral out of control.
Film (Short and Drama) Composer A nameless, faceless family falls victim to the austerity sequence, and struggles to survive in the decaying, current economic climate.
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Life in Other World
Film (Short and Music) Soundtrack A magic place out of reality is the Sea and their living residents down there.
Film (Short, Action, Crime, Drama and 3 More) Composer A Intel agent and his team are sent to a distant past to kill a familiar target he'd missed before.
Film (Horror and Thriller) Composer In a dark and dreary death-row cell block of a women's prison in South Carolina, a deranged female serial killer named Tara reads to her impending executioner three horror stories based on the 'voices' that compelled her to write during her years on death row. In "Watery Grave" a young woman is plagued by constant nightmares of her two missing children whom were reputed to have been drowned. In "White Trash Love Story" an abused, trailer-trash wife decides to get back at her abusive husband by using witchcraft, which doesn't go as planned. In "Big Rhonda" an outlaw motorcycle gang shows it's newest member a blood-oath ritual for one of their long-dead members. But the bikers don't see their newest addition for what he is, but the undead Rhonda does. Written by matt-282