Jeff Cannata -- started his career as a songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist. The first band he formed, Jasper Wrath, was signed by MGM Records, and became the most popular group throughout the northeast for many years. In the 1980's, Jeff was signed as a solo artist to Atlantic Records -- and later, with a new band lineup, to Portrait/CBS Records, which led to a debut album that garnered rave reviews in the U.S., and became a monster hit throughout Europe. That was followed by another album via Carrere/CBS, that was rated "Top 10 Best Melodic/Progressive Rock Album" of the year. Over the last dozen years, Jeff has independently released several additional albums, which are distributed worldwide to his sizable fan base.
In recent years, Jeff has also expanded into filmmaking, and graduated from the Quinnipiac University Film Industry Program in Connecticut, and studied under Angelo DiGiacomo (Camera) and Virginia McCarthy ( Script Supervision ) and has been producing
/directing/editing commercials, as well as music-videos for himself and others.
Name: Jeff Cannata
Lives in: Hamden, Connecticut
Occupation: Editor, Filmmaker, Music Composer, Musician and Sound Mixer