On May 31st, The Audio Publisher’s Association presented The Augustine Institute and Paul McCusker with an Audie Award for Brother Francis, The Barefoot Saint of Assisi as it won in the “Best Audio Drama” category.

Brother Francis was written and directed by Paul McCusker, produced by Dave Arnold, and featured an all-star cast with such actors as Joseph Timms (Atlantis), Tony Award-winner Owen Teale (Game Of Thrones), and Harry Lloyd (Game of Thrones).  Jared composed the two-hour score and was awarded “Best Score for an Audio Drama” in 2017 by Audio Theatre Central.

The Augustine Institutes’s The Trials of Saint Patrick was also nominated as “Best Audio Drama in the Faith Based Non-Fiction” category, but did not win.  Jared also composed the score for this gripping tale of the life of Saint Patrick.