Biography / Info
An emerging composer for Television, Documentary, Film Soundtrack and Multimedia , Simon has written music sweeping across many genres from Orch/World/electronic to Ambient, Dance and Classical.
Simon's material has recently featured on UK Gold, Dave, Discovery Channel UK and CNN Primetime.
He has had commissions involving writing material for sports/action sequences – Formula 1, Premiership Football and Great Sporting moments and also music for World Cup 2006.
Simon has also done commission writing for some local West country production companies, for example Smith and Watson Productions in Totnes, South Devon.
His most recent projects include music for 'building a dream' documentary - UK DISCOVERY CHANNEL and also WEST COUNTRY TV (product advertising) and SKY SPORT - Middle East:
(FORMULA 1, GREAT SPORTING MOMENTS, PREMIERSHIP FOOTBALL).
His track 'Next to You' was chosen for the film HARD PILL (writer/director John Baumgartner starring Jonathan Slavin).
He has also provided material for music publishers online and is currently writing for Intervox - major international Publishing Company.
Producers may choose from a large stock of existing material or tracks can be custom written and mastered quickly in most formats to specific project requirements.
Credits also include: 'Wall to Wall' Television UK (dinosaur documentary), 'Illuminations' UK (music written and arranged for a documentary on Captain Cook's painter, William Hodges on expeditions to Tahiti and India, featuring contributions by Sir David Attenborough).
Simon has also been commissioned to write music for a documentary on paintings of first encounters between western traders and explorers and the peoples of the far east and India. The paintings comprised an exhibition at the Victoria and Albert museum, London in September 2004. The documentary was broadcast on CHANNEL 5 TV in Oct. 2004.