Before establishing Core Music Agency Ari Wise was himself, an award winning film composer with over 200 credits to his name. A graduate of the UBC Music Composition program and the world renowned Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television Advanced Studies program at USC Thornton, he hung up his patch cables in 2007 and turned his ear towards representing his fellow colleagues.
His knowledge of and passion for the art and business of music in film has brought him to participate in industry forums and discussion panels all over Canada and the US. As well, he has been interviewed for and been the subject of featured articles in some of the industry's leading publications. Core is the largest Composers agency in Canada with offices in Vancouver and Toronto and 28 composers from coast to coast.