INSIYA A. FODA
Composer | Arranger | Violinist
Insiya Foda is a violinist, concert and media composer. She began her musical journey as a young girl playing the violin. Since the age of four she has had a passion for music and a yearning to continuously learn more.
Her portfolio includes works written in a range of musical styles; orchestral, percussive, synth and hybrids of styles that blend and cross through musical worlds. Insiya is expressive and effortlessly adapts her compositional approach to best suit the creative medium. Insiya also has a great enthusiasm for the visual arts which often inspire her musical works. Stemming from that, she creates short animations under the production title called, Little Moon Dreams.
Insiya holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Western Ontario; was a former student of the Screen Scoring Program at New York University (NYU); and is a graduate of the Music Scoring for Screen and Stage program at Sheridan College. Currently she is based in Toronto, Canada.
Insiya's ultimate goal is to tell stories through her music and connect with people through her creative work.
Using an imaginative mind and passionate heart, she creates a unique and colourful world for the ears.
chamber & orchestral
hybrid & other
Little Moon Dreams
A series of gif-like animations and twinkling stars
Music & Art by Insiya Foda
Collaboration with the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU
Original Short by Sara Walshe
Your Hand In Mine (2021)
Dir. by Sheryl Au ⦁ Sound Design by Insiya A. Foda
Dir. by Eugenia Barone ⦁ Music by Insiya A. Foda
Junk In The Trunk (2020)
Varsity Flu (2020)
Dir. by Madeline Gunderson ⦁ Music by Insiya A. Foda