Composer, Arranger and Producer Greg Patmore began his musical life in the brass band tradition of NW England, playing, conducting and composing for brass before going to Goldsmith's College, London, to study composition with Edward Gregson, Stanley Glasser and Melanie Daiken. His music has always drawn upon combined influences, traditions and cultures, and he has a true passion for live theatre, having produced scores for many of London’s West End/Fringe productions. In addition, Greg produces and arranges for amateur and professional artists.
Greg Patmore's sound design projects include the 2009/10 UK and US tour of The African Company Presents Richard III written by Carlyle Brown and directed by Chuck Mike; Grand Slam at Kings Head Theatre, London; the Fear installation at the Urbis Museum, Manchester; public address idents for the 2002 Commonwealth Games; The Diary of Anne Frank; Brassed Off.
Film and TV credits include Rent-a-Mate, Mummy’s Boys, La Patisserie, Antlers of Reason, Secret Agent, The Antique (UK/LA), Another Life (UK/LA), End of the Line. Music for Wigan Pier Theatre Company ‘The Way We Were’, 20th Century Liner (Discovery Channel), A Place by The Sea (Channel 4).
Live Theatre credits include Christopher Luscombe's adaptation of ‘Star Quality' by Noel Coward, the musical ‘Dorothy's Friends', and Martin McDonagh's ‘Beauty Queen of Leenane,' and has always had a true passion for music inspired by theatre. His most acclaimed scores include those produced for London’s West End/Fringe productions including ‘Spring Awakening' at the Courtyard Theatre and ‘The Shadowmaster' at the Kings Head Theatre.
Published works include ‘The Agitator’ for Double Bass (pub: Kirklees).
Full orchestral piece with haunting piano and emotive strings and dark cello solo which together give a sense of loss, nowhere to go. Imagine a thriller or mystery - something maybe like 'Touch' - great for a memorable TV series theme: sci-FY, History Channel or drama. Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Mysterious Music
The use of synthesized psychedelic cords and sharp percussion beats - hard like a heart against your ribs - and you get drawn into a dark world of hidden shadows and demons. And all around is droning background of wind swirling around. You can smell the dankness and anticipation of doom. Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Edgy Music
Ideal underscore for horror and suspense. Music to shock with open spaces of nothingness, totally DEAD. Then BANG .... the music comes back in to make you jump. An eerie cocktail of piano, violin, drums, vocal whispers, screaching, Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Dark Music
Kill Bill meets Good Bad and the Ugly in a wild western with Starsky and Hutch and all the best TV cop movies thrown in. Hot, Fast and Furious - it's got everything to really get pulses going. Really Grooves with the jazz and big band sound. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Theme RnB Retro Kitsch
This song is about disillusionment and isolation but with sense that there is hope for the future. Lydia stands at the gates of tomorrow waiting to see if there will be hope or pain or sorrow... who can say. Great opening for indie film or closing credits. Its a song of our times for our times. Female Vocals, Indie Rock Music, Indie Rock
Rich Spanish guitar blends with traditional maracas - stirring and vibrant taking you down that long highway. Delve into sultry cafes heady with smoke and mystery. A whirlwind of romance and travel. From movies to documentaries the passionate guitar will evoke the sounds and smells of Latin America. Instrumental, Latin Music, Flamenco
Well this delightful orchestral piece flies everywhere. Up down and round about. Wonderful, cheeky with a passionate side due to the backdrop of a sensual tango which is the theme that runs throughout. Hope & Glory, Love a& Lust, you'll reach the highest mountains then drop to the lowest plains. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Whimsical Music
Huge emotion with the dark yet moving piano which lulls you into a sense of security as it builds up into full orchestral then suddenly it shocks with discords and unease. Great for underscore of a though provoking nature.. finding and losing love. Remembering the good times then reality hits - bam! Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Dark Music
Love is lost within this slow and emotional orchestral track. It starts low and melancholic with piano chords and strings that emulate the march of death.. or a broken heart. A simple heart wrenching melody for my love.. my passion.. my sole mate.. my child.. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Sad Music
Ethnic mood music, vocal sample chants join with traditional percussion and flute. Ideal for corporate DVD, video, travel programmes and history backdrops. Vocal Samples, Electronic Music, Ambient (pending)
all is lost and you are close to despair - everything has gone wrong - all the promises and hopes. This music draws one scene to a close and opens to another scene in a slightly discordant way.. is it full of hope the way the music hangs in the air. The mood could go either way. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Sad Music
Slow rock track full of emotion and regret but wanting to do something about it instead of feeling sorry for yourself. This has a great orchestral backing to the electric guitar and strings that move hauntingly throughout the melody. Very catchy chorus which would work as a great underscore. Female Vocals, Indie Rock Music, Indie Rock
Great dramatic epic piece that builds up to a climax of horns and strings. The music simply bursts out like the wakening of spring. Bringing new life and hope. Yet there is a quirkiness and cheekiness. Great for films depicting new birth, hope and expectation. Wild west meets natural history, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Happy Music
Mysterious, creepy flute and piano duet. What's that lurking in the corner.. whose that hiding in the dark... is the killer still in the house... very tense and edgy. Great underscore to illustrate the unknown with key shifts to keep you guessing. Physiologically disturbing, Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Edgy Music
Dreamy and exciting but with a very thought provoking twist at the end. This orchestral piece of music combines a French influence with a slow tango interspersed with happy and elated period section with harpsichord and piccolo. Midsummer Nights Dream meets Downton Abbey meets the Twilight Zone. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music
Have you ever wanted to tango in the Jungle. Now you can! An orchestral introduction that is dark and brooding suddenly bursts cheekily out into the forest and jungle and -almost like a rap - the sounds of bees, birds and animals join together over a quirky yet passionate Tango. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Calm Edgy
The crackle of static underscores this very chilling track. Dark, slow and discordant piano chords keep you on the edge of your seats and you get drawn in by the shrill violins. Then as fast as the coldness wraps round you - its gone - where... who are you... are you there.. the telephone goes DEAD! Instrumental, Horror Music, Horror Psychological Music
Solid High energy big beat techno dance track to take you out of this world. Really driving music to really get you high. Great for a dance track or aerobics session. Repetitive back beat with interludes of percussion and synth and ends with a vocal choir. Weirdly finishes with a few choral chords! Instrumental, Electronic Music, Big Beat
Very dark and tense orchestral score which will keep you on the edge of your seats. It is demonic which hints of Satan. Very evil and is not a piece to mess with as your characters creep around in intense fear. The beat of drums mixed with brass adds to edginess with vocals and repetitive piano. Mixed Vocals, Dangerous Music, Edgy Music
This song is about searching for the best in things and people and holding onto what is good. We are all looking for something beautiful to hold onto and call our own in this life. Great lyrics that would work well to picture-catchy and moving. Light and delicate yet with a rock feel. Female Vocals, Indie Rock Music, Indie Rock
It's such a simple tune you could jump for joy... driving a long in your little beetle car hooting the horn-the sun is shining.. waving at passers by... or jauntily skipping along the pavement. Refreshing duet with Double Bass and xylophone, summer commercials or promotions for candy and soft drink. Instrumental, Cartoon Music, Cartoon Fun Time Music
Space the final frontier... for all you Trekkies this is a sound-a-like of Captain Kirk and his crew boldly going where no man has gone before. Star Trek or space travel - this music will definitely take you there. Evocative of the universe stretching before your eyes as you marvel in its splendor. Instrumental, New Age Music, Space Music
Dark and dramatic with a cheeky quirky twist. Magical and mystical and light as a feather darting here and there with plucked strings and xylophone. A slow tango which twists and turns-full of expression. Great for live theater - adult, children, dance, mime artists. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Broadway Music
There is something lurking behind this 'calm' music. Don't be lulled into a false sense of security - the minor and discordant chords makes you think that, whilst it is all over, there is something still not quite right. Whether it is for danger, love, passion, evil this music goes all out to tease. Instrumental, Horror Music, Horror Contemplative
A Hollywood Epic theme tune full of promise and triumph. Starts with snare drum and horns, then bells toll as trumpets sound building and building until it climaxes to full orchestra with massive fanfares. A huge thrilling piece that could describe a momentous occasion or welcome home of brave hero, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Energizing Music
All is not as it seems in this haunting piano music. It all sounds so romantic and soft but there is something not quite right-you can't put your finger on it as the music slows down in a thought provoking and suspenseful way then - BAM - evil is released in stabs of orchestral cacophony. Vocal Samples, Dangerous Music, Dangerous Music
Tongue in cheek action adventure epic theme - great scene setter with a quirky twist in the tale. A hero inspired piece with great fanfare brass. Great for a filler in an all action hero epic to set the mood - but don't take it seriously! Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Energizing Music
Tense dark and forboding. Great for a back ground sound track to describe fear and edgy. starts with a dramatic SHOCK then using pulsing percussion, piano, teeth pulling strings and brass with full orchestra you are chasing or being chased, sweat is pouring off you as you try to run and hide. Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Edgy Music
Great Funky jazzy double B beat which has a sort of rumba feeling with maracas - basically fun and lively. Ideal for an upbeat advertising commercial which has a comic twist. The beat gradually gets faster and the bongos join in. Great fun, Instrumental, Corporate Music, Corporate Pop Easy Listening Music
A passionate and intense string adagio with solo cello and violin. This intriguing piece is based upon the well known folk melody 'For He's a Jolly Good Fellow'. Slightly comedic because of the reference to the folk song - it illustrates heartbreak with a clever twist. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music
Wonderfully over-the-top passionate beginning to this orchestral piece. The harpsichord plays out a comedic period feel - you can imagine a bumbling lord trying to work out whether the lady loves him or not. Oh, how he loves her and yet she rebuffs him - how could this be. Oh, quelle dommage! Instrumental, Latin Music, Tango
Beautiful orchestral music that tells a story - featuring a flute and harp duet and violin solo. A moving and emotive piece which tugs at the heart strings and talks of love. Epic romance, filled with passion, desire and longing. Crying violins, swirling, soaring, elegant and sophisticated, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music