Work

CURRENT PROJECTS

The Lighthouse – Michael Parekowhai (2017) / Unveiling Ceremony
Music Director

Untitled (2017) / album by Neil & Liam Finn
Arranger & Orchestrator

Untitled (2017) / solo album by Neil Finn
Arranger & Orchestrator

The Unusual Silence (2017) / Composer
Work for mixed choir commissioned by Karen Grylls & Voices New Zealand
to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

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Voices New Zealand

RECENT PROJECTS

Auckland Museum Volume Exhibition (2016) / Volume Sessions
Music Director, Arranger & Performer

The Hobbit – Battle of the Five Armies 2014)
Arranger & Orchestrator – ‘The Last Goodbye’
Feature Film / directed by Sir Peter Jackson

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Billy Boyd & me listening back to demos for ‘The Last Goodbye’

Mana Wahine (2014) / Composer & Music Director
Contemporary Dance Production / Okareka Dance Company

Toi Huarewa (2013) / Composer
Collaborative composition with Horomona Horo, Tim Worrall & NZTrio

Neil Finn Solo Album & Tour (2013) / Arranger & Performer
String arrangements / produced by Dave Friddman

Rugby World Cup 2011 Opening Ceremony / Music Director
Outdoor Event produced by DAE Global / directed by David Atkins

Aotearoa Voices in Union

Igelese Ete rehearsing the choir we assembled from around Auckland – Aotearoa Voices In Union – for the ‘World In Union’

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY

The Hobbit – Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Arranger & Orchestrator – ‘The Last Goodbye’
Feature Film / directed by Sir Peter Jackson

Field Punishment No.1 (2013) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Peter Burger
Winner: APRA Award for Best Original Music in a Feature Film

Realiti (2013) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Jonathan King

Few Options (2010) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by George Pappy Jnr
Winner: Best Score at the NYC Chain Film Festival in Manhattan

The Lovely Bones (2009) / Additional Music Composer, Arranger & Orchestrator
Feature Film / directed by Sir Peter Jackson

Under the Mountain (2009) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Jonathan King
Nominated: International Film Music Critics Best Action/Adventure Score
Nominated: New Zealand Film & Television Award / Best Original Music

Marc Taddei conducts the NZSO as they record the soundtrack for ‘Under The Mountain’

Black Sheep (2006) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Jonathan King
Nominated: New Zealand Film & Television Award / Best Original Music

Out of the Blue (2006) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Robert Sarkies

Fracture (2004) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Larry Parr
Winner: Best Original Music – New Zealand Film & Television Awards

The Locals (2003) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Greg Page

Toy Love (2002) / Co-composer (with Joost Langeveld)
Feature Film / directed by Harry Sinclair

The Truth About Demons (2000) / Co-composer with Joost Langeveld
Feature Film / directed by Glenn Standring

Magik & Rose (1999) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Vanessa Alexander

Heaven (1998) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Scott Reynolds

The Ugly (1997) / Composer
Feature Film / directed by Scott Reynolds
Nominated: New Zealand Film & Television Award

TELEVISION

The Almighty Johnsons – Series 3 (2013) / Co-composer with Sean Donnelly
Television Series – 13 x 1 hour episodes / produced by Mark Beesley

The Almighty Johnsons – Series 2 (2012) / Co-composer with Sean Donnelly
Television Series – 13 x 1 hour episodes / produced by Simon Bennett

The Almighty Johnsons – Series 1 (2010) / Co-composer with Sean Donnelly
Television Series – 10 x 1 hour episodes / produced by Simon Bennett
Nominated: New Zealand Film & Television Award / Best Original Music

Spies & Lies (2010) /Composer
Television Feature / directed by Simon Bennett

Talk Talk (2008 – 2011) / Composer & Music Director
Television Interview Series / produced by Colin Hogg

Maddigan’s Quest (2005) / Composer
Television Series / 13 x 30 minute episodes / produced by Simon Bennett
Winner: Best Original Music – New Zealand Film & Television Awards

Riverworld (2003) / Composer
Television Pilot / produced by Alliance Atlantis

Being Eve Series 2 (2002) – Co-composer with Joost Langeveld
Television Series – 13 x 30 minute episodes / produced by Vanessa Alexander
Nominated: New Zealand Film & Television Award / Best Original Music

Being Eve Series 1 (2001) – Co-composer with Joost Langeveld
Television Series – 13 x 30 minute episodes / produced by Vanessa Alexander

SHORT FILMS

Rose (2006) / Composer
directed by Michael Murphy

Closer (2004) / Composer
directed by David Rittey

Ride (2004) / Co-composer with Joost Langeveld
directed by Stephen Sinclair

Flying (1998) / Composer
directed by Charlie de Salis

The Imploding Self (1995) / Composer
directed by Anna Reeves

La Vie en Rose (1994) / Composer
directed by Anna Reeves

ALBUMS & PERFORMANCES

A few of my favourite collaborations & contributions…

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