Jim McGrath is a Toronto-based composer best known for his film and television work, which includes The Last Mogul: The Life and Times of Lew Wasserman, Foolproof, Resurrection and Treed Murray, which was nominated for a Genie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music. The score for Treed Murray went on to win Gold in the Film Festival in Mar del Plata, Argentina.
McGrath has orchestrated and conducted film scores with the Munich Symphony, the Salt Lake Symphony, the London Philharmonia and the City of Prague Philharmonic. He has also written arrangements for many recording artists.
Jim is currently scoring the hit CBC comedy/drama Republic of Doyle, as well as the critically acclaimed series Degrassi, for which he received a Gemini Award for Best Original Score for a Dramatic Series.