Leah Aly is a music composer born, raised and residing in Melbourne, Australia.
Beginning at the age of eight, Leah was trained in piano and voice for ten years, cultivating her passion for music as she pursued further studies at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne by undertaking the Bachelor of Music (Interactive Composition). Graduated in 2019, Leah has gained knowledge, skills and experience in composition for film, animation, sound installations, live productions and popular music. During this time, she was taught under the expertise of resident artist, Chiara Costanza, who gained Leah further skill under her mentorship in electronic music production. Leah was also taught under the tutorship of industry names including Allan Hessey, Peter Farnan, Dr. Mark Pollard, David Haberfeld and Dr. Anthony Lyons.
Since this time, Leah has undertaken further work in animation, guest lecturing at high schools, and as well co-founded the Melbourne-based record production company, Bean Recordings, with her colleague, Daniel James Johnson. Through this endeavour, Leah has been able to pursue her passion for the Melbourne music scene with Daniel by supporting local and up-and-coming artists with services ranging from creative consultations, to recording, production and distribution services. The goal was to create company that is flexible, innovative and mobile whilst simultaneously cultivating creative relationships.
Currently, Leah completes freelance compositional work, runs Bean Recordings with Daniel, and is undertaking further graduate studies at Melbourne Law School.
Go to Music for a full curriculum vitae of works by Leah.