Erica Procunier is a Canadian composer and pianist. She has written film scores for the indie features Burns Point (2016), Scratch (2016), Cold Deck (2015), Barn Wedding (2015), and And Now A Word From Our Sponsor (2013). She has been commissioned by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and TIFF to compose the orchestral film score to the animated short DAM! The Story of Kit the Beaver. The work will be premiered live in concert with the TSO in February 2017 to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial.
Erica has written music for films, television, cartoons, theatre, games, and advertisements. She has recently score the short film Mariner which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2016. Erica received two 2014 SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Audio/Visual composers for her work on the short films Avalanche and Fist Plus Face. Erica's music has been licensed to a variety of shows worldwide on television networks such as TLC, Animal Planet, Food Network, and WE TV.
Erica was selected for the prestigious 2013-2014 Slaight Family Music Residency at Norman Jewison’s Canadian Film Centre, an institute for advanced training and production in film, television and new media. There she worked with top Canadian composers and filmmakers honing the craft of scoring to picture. Erica holds a Masters of Music Composition from Western University. Erica is a SOCAN artist and on the board of the Screen Composers Guild of Canada.