Inferno at Edinburgh Fringe March, 2016

I will working again with director Roberto Cortese (Comedy of Errors co-director) and producer Hayley Russell (Bacchae producer) on composing for a creative new theatrical interpretation of Inferno by Dante Alighieri, which will be going to the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Details on this coming soon.

Rites performed at RADA March, 2016

I worked with director Polly Cohen this month on scoring her production of Rites, a part-verbatim performance dealing with the issues of FGM, originally commissioned by the National Theatre os Scotland. Rites was performed on the 7th of March to a sold-out RADA Studios.

Comedy of Errors performed at Almeida Theatre, Kings Cross February, 2016

I have been working with director Wiebke Green on scoring her production of Shakespeare's Comedy of Errors, which ran for three nights at the Almeida Theatre in London between the 18th and 20th of February. This production was in association with the UCL Drama Society.

Life at a Snail's Pace screened at Picturehouse Hackney, London, as part of the London Short Film Festival January, 2016

The documentary which I had scored, Life at a Snail's Pace was screened this week as part of the London Short Film Festival, at the Hackney Picturehouse in London. Extracts of my score can be heard on the music page.

Gingerbread performed at the Almeida Theatre, London August, 2015

I was asked by director Emily Louizou and writer Eleanor Tindall to score their production of Tindall's play Gingerbread, which was premiered as part of the Greek Theatre series at the Almeida Theatre. Some extracts of this can be heard here. My score is based on transcriptions of birdsong - the theme of birds birdsong is a prominent symbol in the play.

Completion of Masters Degree July, 2015

I have now completed my studies at the Royal College of Music on their Composition for Screen course, with distinction. I was also lucky enough to be awarded the Joseph Horovitz Prize in Composition for Screen, for outstanding achievement in my final portfolio.

4.48 Psychosis performed at The Crypt Gallery, St. Pancras Church July, 2015

I have completed over an hour of experimental noise/drone music for a promenade setting of Sarah Kane's final play, 4.48 Psychosis (directed by Emily Louizou) in the Crypt Gallery, a crypt in Euston. Eight shows were performed and a selection of the music will be available to listen to here.

Othello performed in The Pack and Carriage, Camden March, 2015

I have completed over 40 minutes of music for an intimate production of Othello (directed by Victor Ade) in the Pack and Carriage, a pub in Camden. Two shows were performed and a small selection of the music is available to listen to on the Music page, or by clicking here.

National Student Drama Festival Sound and Music commendation March, 2015

Myself and sound designer James Melling have won the Sunday Times Judges' commendation for 'Best Sound and Music Design' for our work on Bacchae at the National Student Drama Festival this year.

String Trio Premiere February, 2015

I recently had a String Trio premiered at Holy Trinity Church in South Kensington, as part of a composers' concert of new string music. There is a recording available to listen to here. The performers were Romana Waska, James Douglas, and Idlir Shyti.

Euripides' Bacchae February, 2015

The first run of shows of the UCL Classical Drama Society's production of Bacchae (directed by Emily Louizou, produced by Hayley Russell) completed this month at the Bloomsbury Theatre. The production contained over an hour of my original music, much of which was performed live on stage, in costume! So far the show has received very positive reviews. The production will go to Greece in April, and the British Museum in the Summer, and has been entered into the National Student Drama Festival. The trailer for the play is available to view below:

Soundtrack Cologne European Talent Shortlist 2014 November, 2014

This year, I was one of the 12 shortlisted entries to the European Talent competition at Soundtrack Cologne. My entry was screened at the festival in Cologne, which I attended with the Royal College of Music Composition for Screen faculty. The score I wrote for this is available to listen to here. This score was made from my own violin and viola recordings.

Faceless single released July, 2014

A promotional single for the upcoming horror video-game Faceless (for which I am scoring the soundtrack) has now been released and is available to purchase through Amazon UK, Amazon US, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and many other digital distribution platforms. The track serves as the Main Menu music for the game, featuring vocals by Jemma Cash, and all strings by me.

The Passion April, 2014

A new track is now available to listen to: The Passion. This piece was written and recorded in just 7 days as part of the Advanced Practical Skills project at the Royal College of Music.

Faceless July, 2013

I am pleased to announce that I have been brought on to the Faceless development team, in the production of a free-to-play video-game based on the Slenderman mythos. It has been greenlit on Steam, and more information can be found on the Steam page. None of the current trailers or promotional material contain my music, but all future updates from Faceless will.

Anomaly July, 2013

My newest score, and my first graphic score, has recently been completed. It was created as part of London Sinfonietta's "RSVP" call for scores that fit on a postcard.

Oakenshield - Legacy session fiddle February, 2012

Celtic folk-metal project Oakenshield asked me to record session fiddles for their latest album - Legacy, which is released under the Einheit Produktionen record label, to much critical acclaim. Much of the album is available to listen to on Youtube, below you can find the song Earl Thorfinn.