Award winning composer, producer and songwriter
Greg Johnston is an award winning Canadian born film composer, producer and songwriter. As a formally trained multi-instrumentalist, Greg has enjoyed international success on both radio and television. Fluent in a wide array of musical genres, Greg’s musical intelligence and wit allow him to be one of Canada’s busiest composers.
Beginning his career as a classically trained pianist, Greg also went on to study composition, jazz performance and film in university. Over the past two decades, Greg has composed music for CTV, CBC, and has written, recorded, or produced for such artists as Nick Lachey, Ron Sexsmith, Olivia Newton-John, Backstreet Boys, Dean Geyer, Amy Sky, Marc Jordan, Christopher Ward, Gavin Brown, Shelly Peiken, Social Code, Haydain Neale, Ryan Malcolm, Rex Goudie, and Kalan Porter.
A life-long advocate for the craft of songwriting and composition, Greg is currently the president of the Songwriters Association of Canada, co-chair of Music Creators North America and a board member at Fair Trade music International. He is based in Toronto Canada.