PHILIP SHEPPARD – COMPOSER
Philip Sheppard is a film composer & producer specializing in soundtracks, theatre projects and stadium sized live events.
Musical collaborations: UNKLE, Scott Walker, Queens of the Stone Age, Jeff Buckley, James Lavelle, David Bowie, Suzanne Vega, Grace Jones, Jimmy Page, Jarvis Cocker, These New Puritans, Pretty Lights.
Theatre Commissions: In-I starring – Juliette Binoche & Akram Khan, Sacred Monsters – starring Sylvie Guillem & Akram Khan, The Elephant Vanishes – Theatre de Complicité, Many – Ballets du Rhin & Thomas Noone
Live events: Beijing Olympics 2008 closing ceremony Music Director Handover Sequence, Beijing Paralympics 2008 closing ceremony, London Olympics 2012 medal ceremonies composer & producer, London Olympics 2012 Torch relay events, Oman National Day – pyrotechnics composer & show sound production, BBC3 Manchester Passion – composer & producer, Burj Khalifa New Year celebrations 2013 Musical Director & Producer, Sarabande at Paris Fashion week for Alexander McQueen
He is a virtuoso cellist and a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music.