Can Canel is an award winner composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist musician whose work involves but not limited to film and concert musics. His compositions took place within a wide array of projects including films, TV productions, commercials, and trailers. One of his recent achievements included composition of the original theme music for Ford Otosan Corporation in Turkey which is one of the biggest and leading companies in the Turkish automotive industry. Canel has written additional music for movies available to watch on digital platforms such as Lifetime Movie Network, Amazon Prime, and Apple Tv!
His dance composition Music for Strings, Percussion and Piano that he wrote for The Boston Conservatory Dance Theatre chamber orchestra and dance choreography, premiered live in 2019. Also, he is currently working as an orchestrator for an upcoming DreamWorks Animation TV series that will be out in 2023!
Born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey, at the age of 17, Canel won the Financial Award from Berklee’s North American Scholarship Tour and got accepted to Berklee College of Music, Film Scoring major with a scholarship. There he had Master Classes and Seminars on film scoring and composition with valuable names from the industry such as Michael Giacchino, Ramin Djawadi, Ludwig Göransson, Christopher Young, and David Lang.
Can Canel received his Film Scoring Bachelor’s degree from Berklee College of Music, in December 2020.