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12 April 2014 – Under Milk Wood

I recently went to see a new opera version of Under Milk Wood. It’s composed by John Metcalf and is based on the Dylan Thomas radioplay. John lived quite near to where I grew up in rural Wales, and I … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

A short web series that I worked on called Comfort Food has recently started being released. It’s a 6-part series, of 10minute episodes, and is a kind of very dry-humoured romantic comedy about a long distance relationship sustained through baking. … Continue reading

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Buddha Boy and Made In Wales Awards

I recently went to a premier event at the Wales Millennium Centre for a short film I composed for called Buddha Boy. The film is one of six shorts that were made for a BBC series called Made In Wales, … Continue reading

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Computers and Composers

So, my computer died… My MacBookPro was a few years old, but was still the main machine I used for music production. And so after limited wallowing in indecision and furtive glances at the bank balance, I had to give … Continue reading

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The Unanswered Question and Over-used Music

Occasionally, random viewing habits will reveal an unexpected link between two otherwise wholly unrelated films. A few years ago I noticed this quite strikingly when I happened to watch The Graduate and Jackie Brown within a few days of eachother … Continue reading

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20 Mar 2012 – More Film Festivals, More Concerts

Following up from my last post, at the Ffresh film festival Bubbles won the award for Best Fiction Short Film. Bubbles is being shown at the Screentest Festival too, which is on next week at the South Bank. Another film … Continue reading

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