composer

John Joubert RIP

Award-winning choral and orchestral composer John Joubert has sadly passed away at the age of 91.

Interview: Justine Barker

‘There is a lot of creative freedom in writing library music.' We chat to composer and multi-instrumentalist Justine Barker about the processes and creative rewards of working within the genre.

Beyond Retro: library music’s unsung heroes

From classic TV themes to slasher movie scores and beyond, library music is all around us but many of its composers remain largely unknown. We fling open its doors to celebrate some of the UK’s most unsung musical heroes…

30 seconds interview: Stray Ghost

Meet Oxfordshire-born, Brighton-based composer and multi-instrumentalist, Anthony Saggers, whose post-classical sound is steeped in melancholy and cinematic romanticism.

30 seconds interview: Dani Howard

Ahead of her Royal Albert Hall debut for Classic FM's Best of British event, we catch up with the award-winning composer to find out what makes her tick...