Australian composer, conductor and performer of international renown, born May 10, 1954 in Sydney, Australia, now living in England. His immense catalogue includes over fifty ballet scores for many dance companies worldwide, chamber music and concertos by commission for many of the top musicians in both Britain and the world, scores for film, television, radio, theatre and new media. He is a popular phenomenon in Britain – best known as composer of the scores for the popular detective series “Inspector Morse”, “Endeavor” and “Lewis”.
Started with guitar at age six and playing Blues in bands throughout his teenage years. He moved to London at the age of 18 to study composition, conducting, double bass and guitar at The Royal College of Music. He’s an outstanding example of the marriage between the world of concert hall composition and film scoring.