Mike Batt

Mike Batt

Real Name:
Michael Philip Batt
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Mike Batt is a British songwriter/composer, born 6th Feb 1950, Southampton, UK.
His consistent track record of success includes production, composition and conducting on projects as diverse as "Watership Down" (music and lyrics to Art Garfunkel's international number one single, "Bright Eyes"), "Phantom of The Opera" (producing, orchestrating and contributing lyrics to the first hit) and a great deal of symphonic work, including many television and film scores. He has won five Ivor Novello Awards including "Best Film Song or Music" two years in succession, once with "Watership Down" and once with "Caravans" the epic adaptation of Michener's novel, starring Anthony Quinn.

He has conducted many of the world's great orchestras including the London Symphony, The London Philharmonic, The Royal Philharmonic, The Sydney Symphony Orchestra, the State Orchestra of Victoria and The National Symphony Orchestra Of Ireland.
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Mike Batt Discography

Albums

65454 Mike Batt Yoga For Health(LP) CBS 65454 UK 1973 Sell This Version
Mike Batt With The London Symphony Orchestra Mike Batt With The London Symphony Orchestra - Schizophonia (Album) Epic Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
Mike Batt With The London Philharmonic Orchestra Mike Batt With The London Philharmonic Orchestra - Caravans (Original Motion Picture Score) (Album) Epic Australia 1978 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Waves (Album) Epic South Africa 1980 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Six Days In Berlin (Album) Epic Canada 1981 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Zero Zero (Album) Epic Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
Mike Batt The Hunting Of The Snark (Album) Adventure Records (5) Australia & New Zealand 1986 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Songs Of Love And War (Album) RCA Europe 1988 Sell This Version
Justin Hayward With Mike Batt & The London Philharmonic Orchestra Justin Hayward With Mike Batt & The London Philharmonic Orchestra - Classic Blue (Album) Trax Music UK 1989 Sell This Version
Mike Batt With The London Philharmonic Orchestra Mike Batt With The London Philharmonic Orchestra - The Dreamstone (Album) Adventure Records (5) UK 1990 Sell This Version
PD 74752 Peter Weekers with Michael Batt* and The London Philharmonic Orchestra Peter Weekers with Michael Batt* and The London Philharmonic Orchestra - Rhapsodies(CD) RCA PD 74752 Benelux 1990 Sell This Version
Gustav Holst / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Mike Batt Gustav Holst / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Mike Batt - Journey To The Stars With Music From The Planets By Gustav Holst (Album) Marshall Cavendish Ltd UK 1993 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Arabesque (Album) Epic Germany 1995 Sell This Version
559 618-2 Mike Batt & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Mike Batt & The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Philharmania - Vol. 1(CD, Album) Stella Music GmbH 559 618-2 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
Mike Batt A Songwriter's Tale (Album) Dramatico UK 2007 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Mike Batt Mister Poem (Single) Emidisc (3) UK 1968 Sell This Version
LBF 15122 Mike Batt I See Wonderful Things In You(7", Single) Liberty LBF 15122 UK 1968 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Your Mother Should Know (Single) Liberty UK 1969 Sell This Version
DJS.246 Mike Batt All The Way Down / Wendy(7", Single) DJM Records (2) DJS.246 UK 1971 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Madhouse Rag (Single) Epic UK 1975 Sell This Version
Mike Batt With The Mad Hatters (7) Mike Batt With The Mad Hatters (7) - The House Of The Clown (Single) Epic UK 1975 Sell This Version
Mike Batt You Would Have Been A Rock 'N' Roller (Single) Epic UK 1975 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Summertime City (Single) Epic UK 1975 Sell This Version
S EPC 4469 Mike Batt Short Back And Sides(7", Single, Promo) Epic S EPC 4469 UK 1976 Sell This Version
Mike Batt Railway Hotel (Single) Epic, Epic UK 1977 Sell This Version

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