COMPOSER | SONGWRITER | MULTI-INSTRUMENTALIST
Born and raised just outside of Philadelphia, PA Elizabeth Phillipson-Weiner is a composer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with a passion for storytelling through music. Experienced in a wide variety of genres, Elizabeth loves to connect with filmmakers and the collaborative art of film scoring. Her music combines unique synth sounds with organic instruments to create bespoke sound palates for each project.
Her scores have premiered in films at the Tribeca Film Festival, Hollyshorts, Urbanworld Film Festival and Raindance. As a composer, Elizabeth works in a wide array of mediums including theatre, ad music, and folk music. She’s written the music for everything from non-profit campaigns to congressional campaigns. She is currently scoring a feature film directed by Stacey Maltin for Besties Make Movies. Elizabeth is a recipient of the 2020 - 2021 Alan Menken Award for film scoring.
In 2018, Elizabeth partnered with the innovative non-profit, Emily’s Entourage, to turn her debut single into a fundraising and awareness campaign to fight rare mutations of Cystic Fibrosis. The song, “Anyway” is performed by two-time Tony nominee Laura Osnes (Grease, Cinderella, Bandstand), Gideon Glick (Spring Awakening, Significant Other), Christy Altomare (Mamma Mia, Anastasia), Javier Muñoz (In The Heights, Hamilton) and Sarah Levy (Netflix’s Schitt’s Creek). Elizabeth released her debut folk album Summer 2019. She also maintains an active freelance life as a trombonist, ukulele player, and music educator. Elizabeth is Brooklyn based and is obsessed with her adorable dog, Schuyler.