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Hold the Mayo premieres at Dances with Films Festival in Los Angeles, June 4

Dances with Films Festival Saturday, June 4 · 12:30pm – 2:00pm Laemmle Sunset 5 8000 Sunset Boulevard Los Angeles, California 90046 WRITER/DIR/PROD: Jeffrey Williams CAST: Saul Herckis, Damian Samuels ORIGINAL SCORE: Charles Griffin Sam is a beleaguered sandwich store clerk

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Emergence (for Flute Quartet, with prerecorded audio and video projection)

for four flutists, prerecorded audio and video projection (2010) ca. 28′ Commissioned by the Latvian Culture Capital Fund for the Riga-based Flute Quartet 4-tune. Premiered at the Ave Sol Concert Hall in Riga, Latvia, on April 7, 2010. Flutes: Dace

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City Hall (2003)

Director: Jeffrey Williams Writers: Al Chan & Jeffrey Williams Music: Charles Griffin (with assistance from John LaSala) Genre: Short / Action Mox is an unstoppable hitman who finds himself at the mercy of an unbeatable enemy: the surreal bureaucracy that

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Instant Audio

Most pieces can be auditioned on their post pages. But you can sample some audio here.

Quick Bio

CBG2_WPRKOriginally from New York, Charles Griffin returned to the U.S. in 2010 to take a position at Florida's Full Sail University as course director of Advanced Music Composition in their MPBS program, after spending 5 years living and working in Latvia. His compositions and arrangements have been performed at festivals and concert halls throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Brazil, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.

He is also a radio show host on 91.5 WPRK FM. His show Zero Crossings incorporates live interviews with composers, conductors and performers with a focus on the local contemporary art music scene.

Read more in the biography section.