Michael Conway Baker is considered one of Canada’s most prolific and successful composers, with popular works in a variety of musical genres, including symphonic, ballet, film, TV and special events. He has over 120 film, television, and video music scores. and over 110 concert works to his credit and is the recipient of numerous awards, including four GENIES, one JUNO, and two GEMINIS.
Mr. Conway Baker’s best known works include Fanfare for EXPO 86, the Music for the BC Pavilion film at EXPO 86, the soundtrack music for The Planet for the Taking, the popular Canadian film, The Grey Fox, and the music for two episodes of The Road to Avonlea. He is Composer in Residence for the Vancouver School Board, Sessional Lecturer in Music in Film and Orchestration at UBC and has just retired after 17 years as an Elementary School Teacher.