British composer Matt Nicholson scores commercials, film, and television from his studios in Cape Town and London.
Equally comfortable recording with live orchestra or working with samples, Matt has currently has over 300 published tracks worldwide, with publishers including Universal, Audio Network, Riptide, Elias, Evolution Music Partners, and Felt.
Matt has scored dozens of commercials and TV shows. Recent credits include TVC’s for L’Oreal, Tesco, and Mazda, a wildlife series for Animal Planet and Discovery Channel, plus documentaries including C4’s ‘Married at First Sight’, and ‘Simon Schama’s Face of Britain’. He has also composed music for award – winning cinema.
Classically trained in the UK from an early age, Matt’s broad experience includes singing opera at ENO, played drums at Glastonbury, and French horn in symphony orchestras. He has also worked as a live engineer for Chaka Khan, and recorded with the top orchestras in Europe and SA. He also built the first mastering studio in East Africa.
Matt is proudly represented by Giles Stanley Management.