Amanda Jones is a Los Angeles based film composer whose music production credits include: How to Train Your Dragon 2, Dear White People (TV Series), Kingsman: The Secret Service and Oprah’s scripted drama Greenleaf. She also wrote the original score for Kofi Siriboe’s directorial debut Jump, Levis x Girl Gaze branded content on #MeToo founder, Tarana Burke, James Bland’s series Giants season 2 produced by Issa Rae, the TLC documentary TLC: No Introduction and the award winning film 1 Angry Black Man, from director Menelek Lumumba and producer / cinematographer Hans Charles.
Amanda received her BA in music from Vassar College studying music production and classical guitar under Terry Champlin. She received certificates in film scoring and orchestration from the Berklee College of Music and has worked in several studios alongside composers: Michael A. Levine, Hans Zimmer, Henry Jackman and John Powell.
Amanda also performs as the singer and guitarist of the Los Angeles based indie rock band, The Anti-Job. Her music has received airplay on a variety of radio stations including, BBC Radio 6 and Los Angeles NPR station, KCRW 89.9FM. Notable syncs include Lisa Kudrow’s web series Shitty Boyfriends (CW/ Refinery 29).