T. Griffin is a songwriter, composer and producer working in Brooklyn, New York. Alone and with his band The Quavers he has released five critically acclaimed CDs of songs in a homespun electronic style that's been described as 'porch techno'. A prolific film composer, he has scored over two dozen feature-length narrative and documentary films, and twice been nominated for Cinema Eye Honors for original music score. In 2008 he was one of six composers selected as fellows at the Sundance Composers' Lab.
Notable film scores include Liza Johnson's RETURN (Cannes, 2011), Tristan Patterson's DRAGONSLAYER (SXSW Grand Jury Prizewinner 2011), Marshall Lewy's Robert Carlyle vehicle, CALIFORNIA SOLO (Sundance, 2012) and Michael Almereyda's NEW ORLEANS, MON AMOUR. He has created music for several live film/music events that have toured the world, including Sam Green's UTOPIA IN FOUR MOVEMENTS, Jem Cohen's WE HAVE AN ANCHOR and the FACTORY FILMS of the late Danny Williams.
As a producer and player he has worked with musical luminaries including Vic Chesnutt, Patti Smith, Tom Verlaine, DJ/ Rupture, Mary Margaret O'Hara and members of godspeed you! black emperor, Fugazi, The Dirty Three and The Ex. More: tgriffinmusic.com