All music

Top of the Lake

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I contributed score music for Jane Campion’s six part miniseries “Top of the Lake” which premiered at Sundance this year, which won one Emmy Award and 8 nominations in 2013 Here is a selection of scenes including my music from the show


Wine men of Gotham

I designed the sound and music for an Ad for a cute little TV Ad for Gotham Wines, replicating the 50s style of animation – which was animated by Rubber House


The Big Winner

I produced the sound and music for RubberHouse’s mini Animation “The Big Winner” The Big Winner from Rubber House on Vimeo.


The Lee Ellroy Show

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I composed the score to the live theatre/dance performance by SOIT in 2013 “The Lee Ellroy Show” A VISCERAL AND WILD TRIP IN JAMES ELLROY’S DARK AND FASCINATING UNIVERSE ‘The Lee Ellroy Show’ is the new duet by choreographer Hans Van den Broeck. A compelling source of inspiration is the autobiographical novel ‘My Dark Places’ … Read more…


Scope

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I composed the music for Alice Topp’s work performed by the Australian Ballet, as part of the bodytorque program, at Sydney Theatre The video footage as produced by The Apiary Alice Topp, a company member who is becoming very comfortable with switching hats to choreographer, presented Scope. This work was the highlight of the program, … Read more…


Celestial Radio

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I have collaborated with British Artists Zoe Walker and Neil Bromwich’s to produce a radio show that will be broadcast from a sailing boat whose surface is covered by 60,000 inch-square mirror tiles, sailing over Sydney Harbour. As part of the Launch of the new MCA building. I have composed an hour of ambient music … Read more…


Unnamed, My Eyes Ablaze

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I travelled to Brussels in December 2012 to work with Anuschka Von Oppen on her work “Unnamed, my Eyes Ablaze”, which premiered at space RENOLD, Company SOIT’s new studio and rehearsal space. Concept/Direction: Anuschka Von Oppen Creation & Performance: James Brown, Gala Moody, Sara Sampelayo, Anuschka Von Oppen Music score: James Brown Light: Christoph Donse Assistant … Read more…


INTERMISSION – Matthew Day

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I have composed the live score for this final part of Matthew Day’s Trilogy, INTERMISSION Intermission is the final installment in Matthew Day’s acclaimed solo series TRILOGY, following THOUSANDS and CANNIBAL “…complete surrender…he’s asking questions about pattern and repetition, about the possibility and oppressiveness of the human body…heart breaking” – Rebecca Saffir, The Brag “the experience of … Read more…


Copper Promises – Victoria Hunt

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I wrote the music score for Victoria Hunt’s new work, Copper Promises: Hinemehi Haka – Which Premiered at Carriageworks in June 2012 and toured to London (The Place, London) in 2013 Copper Promises is a new solo dance work by Victoria Hunt exploring the cultural and physical journey of Hinemihi: a female ancestor and a … Read more…


Homelands – SOIT

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  I created a short movie with company SOIT (Belgium) whilst they were in Sydney, around the Sutherland Shire. I filmed this and edited, and wrote the music along with Sam James and Hans Van Den Broeck. http://www.soit.info/ A utopian community fell apart. They had all abandoned their former lives. Now, whilst many of the … Read more…


Messiah Run! – SOIT

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  I worked in Belgium in 2011 to compose the score for this show MESSIAH
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Who’s the best? – POST

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I wrote the music for the POST show “Who’s the Best?” which premiered at Sydney theatre Company in June 2011 WHO’S THE BEST? Hi, thanks for coming. Now tell us, which one of us was your favourite? No really, let’s take a vote. A contest of identity with no end point, no rules and no … Read more…


We was them – SOIT

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I wrote music for this show in Brussels – WE WAS THEM – Directed By Hans Van den Broeck. In this performance five dancers explore the Stockholm Syndrome, the psychological phenomenon in which a hostage comes to sympathise with the kidnapper. In total isolation, cut off from the outside world, they look feverishly for new … Read more…


Hole in the Wall

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Matthew Prest & Clare Britton – HOLE IN THE WALL I wrote music for this performance work, which premiered at Campbelltown Arts Centre, and later on was performed at the Arts House (Meat Market) in Melbourne, as part of the NextWave Program, and then at Performance Space, Carriageworks – in Sydney   We also produced … Read more…


‘The Memory Progressive’ – Phantom Limbs

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Phantom Limbs is a young and emerging dance company which was founded in early 2008 as the result of the extremely successful partnership of dancers James Welsby and Amy Macpherson. I will be writing music for their show in 2010, titled ‘The Memory Progressive’ http://phantomlimbsdance.blogspot.com/


Thousands – Matthew Day

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I wrote the live score to Matthew Day’s work Thousands, which is part of a Trilogy “IT’S LIKE DISCO BUTOH IN A GOLD WASH. THAT’S ABOUT THE BEST I CAN DESCRIBE IT.” John Bailey Presenting a series of quiet moments and details in an exquisitely poised and controlled performance by Matthew Day, Thousands simultaneously suggests … Read more…