Ava Kibalian is a self-taught pianist, singer and songwriter who has garnered both domestic and international success. She has a gold record, numerous top 10 titles, and has toured in major U.S. cities with her artist project Boss & Swan. In addition to Kibalian’s success in the pop genre, she has written for network television shows such as Austin & Alley, The Next Star, Mr. D, The Music Room, Unstable, ER Vets, and Winners & Losers. Kibalian’s song “Raging Bull” has had reoccurring success with its placements in Much Music’s national promo for Degrassi’s season finale and in the cult-classic movie American Mary”, and was also released as a remixed single for the renowned German DJ, ATB. Most recently, Kibalian’s song “All I Need Is You” was featured in the comedy Dr. Cabbie.
The music Showcases are produced cinematic works based on an original score or song created by our 2015 Slaight Music Residents. Filmed in a single day, these Showcase pieces celebrate the distinct talent of our songwriters and composers and illustrate how music brings life to the moving image.