Joshua Winget grew up in suburban Washington D.C., studying visual art and music from an early age. He attended Ithaca College, where he designed and completed a planned studies major in Sound Design and Composition.
Upon graduation, Joshua headed out to Los Angeles to pursue a career in Sound Design and Film Scoring. He spent his first year as a freelance music editor and sound designer on album and studio projects and then got an opportunity to work on his first major feature film, Barry Levinson’s “Toys” (1992), assisting Jim Flamberg in editing sequences of music for the film. He was hooked and began a feature film music editing career working on over seventy feature films, hundreds of episodes of television and has maintained relationships with several film composers, directors and producers.
Joshua has been nominated for seven music editing M.P.S.E. Golden Reel awards for: “Strange Days,” “Titan A.E.,” “Dune,” “Ice Age,” “And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself,” “Everybody Hates Chris” and “Robots.” He has been nominated for the Emmy for “Dune” and “CSI: New York,” and won an Emmy for his work on “And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself.”
He resides in the Los Angeles area with his wife, Christine and children: Heather, Allison, Lia and Dylan.