Joey Newman

Joey D. Newman ( born September 9, 1976 in Santa Monica, California) is an American composer.


Joey Newman was born into a musical family. He is the son of singer Joe Frank Carollo, the member from Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds was, and the ballerina Jennifer Newman. His maternal grandfather is the composer Lionel Newman. It is therefore also the great-nephew of Alfred Newman and the nephew of Randy, David and Thomas Newman. In his childhood, he learned drums, piano and sang in the children's choir of the Los Angeles Master Chorale. Later, he studied music at Berklee College of Music. He then moved to Los Angeles where he worked for WG Snuffy Walden and on the composing as Once and Again and Providence for series. After another film and series compositions Newman is currently responsible for the music of the television series The Middle.


  • 2004: Stealing Time
  • 2009: Under Cored: Music for the Human Condition
  • 2012: The Space Between

Filmography (selection)

  • 2001-2002: Once and Again (Once and Again, TV Series, 19 episodes)
  • 2001: Stealing Time
  • 2002: Anna's Dream ( Anna's Dream)
  • 2002: A mom from Father Christmas ( Mary Christmas )
  • 2002: Providence (TV series, 11 episodes)
  • 2004-2005: Clubhouse ( TV series seven episodes)
  • 2004: Pursued - A headhunter knows no mercy ( Pursued )
  • 2006-2010: Little People, Big World ( TV Series, 187 episodes)
  • 2007: In the safe harbor ( safe harbor )
  • 2008-2009: Privileged (TV series, 18 episodes)
  • Since 2009: The Middle ( TV series)
  • 2012: Adam and Dog