Composer, Songwriter & Sound Designer
James is a composer, songwriter & sound designer based in Oxfordshire. He played & wrote for various bands throughout his teens & early twenties, performing from London to New York & being played on BBC Radio 1, BBC 6 Music & Radio X.
He is a multi-instrumentalist who creates unusual & original sounds using a wide-range of performance & production techniques as well as manipulation of his own field recordings; processing natural sounds unnaturally.
He has composed title music for BBC 1 & ITV, scored programmes for Channel 4, E4 & the A+E Network and assisted on major documentaries for BBC 2 and ITV. His music has also featured on HBO, Netflix, Sky Atlantic,BBC 4 & Discovery amongst many others, & is used daily on television around the world. He is a composer for EMI, Extreme Music, Universal, Sky, EndemolShine, Banijay & international television & advertising campaigns. His work has also recently featured on international film trailers, attracting over 15 million views & listens across Youtube and Spotify and was nominated for a Music and Sound Award.
He was chosen to join the BFI x BAFTA Crew Talent Development Scheme & has recently scored a number of short films, most notably ‘Keratin’ for Backbone Productions which will be released in early 2021.