Joe Ferrante established The Joe Ferrante Music Academy in Monrovia, CA in 2003. He graduated from USC with a focus on Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television. His training includes extensive study of Concert Piano in New York and France under renowned mentors such as Jeaneane Dowis-Lipman, formerly of the Juilliard School and Manhattan's Mannes College of Music. Joe has composed, conducted, and recorded seven original film scores for professional symphony orchestras at Paramount Pictures. Currently, he is crafting his second solo album featuring his own original compositions.