Chris is a composer, arranger and multi-instrumentalist based in Glasgow, Scotland. He specialises in creating fresh and exciting scores for all types of media project.

Chris has been working in the music industry for over 20 years as a composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist and educator. He graduated from Strathclyde University with both a BA Applied Music (Hons) and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and more recently, achieved a Professional Certificate in Composing for TV and Film from Berklee School of Music (Online). Chris has composed and arranged for some of the country’s leading media outlets, bands and theatre companies including Global Radio, The Red Hot Chilli Pipers and Qdos Entertainment. 

Though trained as a classical trombonist and pianist, Chris has always had a passion for composition, arranging and music technology. His additional skills which include; audio capture, mixing, orchestration, score preparation and conducting make him a very attractive option for all sizes and genre of media project. Whether composing a fast and complex rhythmic cue for a high-intensity chase scene or a soft lyrical melody for a romantic scene, Chris will not stop until the director is completely satisfied. Telling stories through music is at the heart of everything he does.


Selected Music

The Bridge

Escape (Piano Solo)

Underwater Collision

Risen From The Dungeon

She’s Behind You

Hope Lives In Us All

Time’s Up

Heroes March


Short Films

Title: Abiogenesis

Director: Richard Mans

Title: Escape

Directors: Limbert Fabian & Brandon Oldenburg

Title: Sputnik

Director: Maxim Zhestkov





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