British composer Matt Nicholson scores commercials, film, and television from his studio in Lisbon.
Matt is a busy writer for an array of A – list music supervisors and publishers.
Recent advertising credits include commercials for L’Oreal, Renault, Nokia, Mazda, Visa, and Dove.
In television Matt recently worked on C4’s ‘Married at First Sight’, BBC’s ‘Simon Schama’s Face of Britain’, plus the score for an award winning Focus Features short film.
Matt has recorded with the top orchestras in London and SA, and has hundreds of published works including albums for Universal, Ninja Tune, Riptide, Elias, and Audio Network.
Classically trained in the UK from an early age, Matt’s unusual versatility saw him performing opera at ENO, winning chamber music competitions on piano, playing drums at Glastonbury, and French Horn in Symphony orchestras.
He later engineered in commercial studios in London and SA, worked as a FOH engineer for Chaka Khan and Ludacris, and built the first mastering studio in East Africa.
Matt is proudly represented by Giles Stanley.
You can listen to Matt’s ‘Empyrean Fields’ project here: