James is a Brighton based Film, TV & Media composer and instrumentalist.
James’s musical background lies in classical and then musical theatre production, having begun his musical life as a chorister and clarinettist before moving to piano.
Having been chosen by the IVORs Academy as an up and coming UK media composer he has been mentored by Nick Norton-Smith. Already building a reputation as a prodigious and versatile force his work on films includes clients from the US, Sweden, Korea and more.
Along side his film and media work he has proven a capable and in demand arranger for artists including Ena Fay, Rooftop Collective, E3 Productions and more.
“I can’t thank you enough for the time and creativity you have poured into this…you are by far the best composer I’ve worked with”
– Chas Harrington, Writer/Director
“I got a whole Last of the Mochicans vibe; maybe you’d call it a highland vibe but it was truely exceptional”
– Nathan Bender, Producer
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