Based in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York, Lindsay Jones is a composer and sound designer for theatre, film and television. His music for film has been heard in film festivals around the world including Cannes, SXSW, Slamdance, Middle East International Film Festival (Dubai), Chicago Underground Film Festival and L.A. Latino Film Festival. His music for television has been featured on HBO, Bravo, The Sundance Channel, IFC, Telemundo, and will be featured this summer on Independent Lens on PBS. Most recently, Lindsay composed the score for the Oscar-winning short documentary A NOTE OF TRIUMPH: THE GOLDEN AGE OF NORMAN CORWIN for HBO Films and the pilot FAMILY PRACTICE for Sony Pictures/Lifetime Television.
Theatrically, he has composed and designed for world premieres of plays by Sam Shepard, David Mamet, A.R. Gurney, Terrence McNally, John Guare, Warren Leight, Lynn Nottage, Tarell Alvin McCraney, David Lindsay-Abaire, Steven Dietz, Craig Lucas, Richard Dresser, Romulus Linney, Carey Perloff, Bruce Norris, Naomi Wallace and many others. Off-Broadway: THE BROTHER/SISTER PLAYS (Public Theater), DEDICATION OR THE STUFF OF DREAMS starring Nathan Lane and Marian Seldes (Primary Stages), THE GOD OF HELL starring Tim Roth and Randy Quaid (Actors Studio), SOMETHING YOU DID starring Joanna Gleason (Primary Stages), THROUGH THE NIGHT (Union Square Theatre), THE BURNT PART BOYS (Playwrights Horizons) THE SCARIEST (The Exchange), 21 POSITIONS (Public Theater), TREASON (Perry Street), IN THE CONTINUUM (Primary Stages), LUMINESCENCE DATING (Ensemble Studio Theater), A DANGEROUS PERSONALITY (Women’s Project), STRING OF PEARLS (Primary Stages), BOY (Primary Stages), O JERUSALEM (Flea), BEAUTIFUL THING (Cherry Lane) and CLOSET LAND (New York Performance Works). Regional credits include: Center Stage, Hartford Stage, South Coast Repertory, Alliance, Arena Stage, Cincinnati Playhouse, Ford’s Theatre, Goodman, American Conservatory Theatre, Guthrie, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Kansas City Repertory, The Old Globe, Seattle Repertory, Chicago Shakespeare, People’s Light And Theatre, Steppenwolf, Kirk Douglas Theatre, Yale Repertory, Utah Shakespearean Festival, Pasadena Playhouse, Geva, Repertory Theatre Of St. Louis, Court, Indiana Repertory, Meadow Brook, Milwaukee Repertory, American Players, Madison Repertory, Lookingglass, Human Race as well as many others. International credits include productions in Canada, Austria, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Scotland and The Royal Shakespeare Company of England.
Lindsay has received five Joseph Jefferson Awards and fifteen nominations, 2 ASCAP Plus Awards, an Ovation Award and three nominations, a Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, a San Diego Drama Critics Circle Award, a Ticket Holder Award and a Chicago Stage Talk Award, as well as nominations for Drama Desk Awards, Henry Hewes Design Award, Barrymore Awards, LA Weekly Theatre Awards, Austin Critics Table Awards, Connecticut Critics Circle Awards, AUDELCO Awards and NAACP Theatre Awards, and was the first composer/sound designer to win the Michael Maggio Emerging Designer Award.