Galactic Travels: The Special Focus for September, 2015
Jonn Serrie's name is synonymous with spacemusic. Known for his numerous works commissioned for planetariums around the world, he has reshaped and redefined ambient space music. In addition to his many albums, his body of work includes diverse projects with Lucasfilm Ltd., NASA, the United States Navy, Hayden Planetarium, Expo Seville, and CNN. Jonn's interest in electronic music began early with piano and church organ studies, eventually leading to a position as resident synthesist at Connecticut-based Electronic Music Laboratories in the 1970s. A fascination with space and aviation became the theme for his unique musical style. He is an FAA licensed pilot and lives in Atlanta.