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).
A very dramatic run of strings which works dynamically as an entrance for live performance or for a magical mystery link to describe a characters actions or surprise and wonder. Great for comedy or cartoon, for young people and families. Strings, String ensembles
A cheeky little number. The harpsichord and trill of strings play as a duet to describe someone being very pleased with themselves or doing the deed then walking out in a proud and authoritative manner. Strings, String ensembles
A short orchestral cue of 6 seconds. The harpsichord and violin give this a quirky period feel. Ideal link to take you quickly from one scene to another or gives a character time to think before taking any action. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
Canal barge motor sound creatively woven into a melodic beat and jaunty tune. Really fabulous piece for all canal boat and boating lovers out there. You can smell the engine, feel the breeze in your hair as you chug along. Instrumental, Childrens Music, Childrens Instrumentals
A magical yet mystical entrance of a little elf. Clever discordant use of strings and percussion describe dancing and prancing around in a Disney like way. Orchestral music that can be described as either slightly disturbing or comedic in its quirkiness. Also makes a great little ditty for animation, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Magical Music
A spooky loop that is full of anticipation ready for something or someone to jump out at you from the shadows. Great as a mystery and suspense underscore that is dark and foreboding whether on this earth or somewhere in outer space. Short version of Dark Wood. Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Mysterious Music
Strong proud jingle that lends itself to motivational projects, TV advertising and corporate moments. Great as a short introduction piece for a speaker or when a speaker is walking to the podium. Played on a Flute, Instrumental, Corporate Music, Corporate New Age Acoustic Music
This harpsichord solo cue has a lovely lilt to it which is ideal for transitions within film or TV. It ends with a mystical electronic chime which gives it a bit of cheeky yet slightly mysterious edge to it. It leaves us wondering whats going to happen next. Classical Music, Classical Harpsichord
Music that questions. The flute plays the questions slowly and melodically with a quirky trill that brings in a jaunty answer from the piano. Fun and quirky with a hint of forboding which lightens like the breaking of the clouds or the falling of a leaf from a tree. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Contemplative Music
Great background track for motivational and emotional themed advertising, events and presentations. Powerful and strong, this orchestral piece, led by an oboe solo is ideal to introduce a speaker or lend itself to a power point presentation for any organization. Instrumental, Corporate Music, Corporate Orchestral Music
ghostly, frightening cue which is powerful and fearful - works great to picture. There are ghosts in the house watching and waiting. Terror and tension build up - all this in just 34 seconds. Acoustic guitar and vocals, Instrumental, Horror Music, Horror Edgy Music
Wonderful slow tango to describe a characters thoughts and actions. The music trips across the floor almost like you are drunk with emotion, passion and love. Very hypnotic, describing a deliberate action to entice and cajole a person into falling madly and passionately in love with them. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Broadway Music
Suspenseful music describes exploration of hidden depths - caves, deep sea diving, or big dark spaces. A discordant orchestral piece makes you feel on edge and not a ease with the circumstances you are now in. Oddly strange, but don't give in to what is pulling you in! Instrumental, Dangerous Music, Dark Music
Oh the despair and passion that oozes from this short piece of orchestral score. And just as your heart nearly breaks a cheeky little thought creeps in. The long drawn out violins of longing suddenly vamp into a light tango which leaves you a bit mixed up. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music
Funk goes universal with this heavy beat, electro-funk keyboard and guitar music. Psychedelic works with grind and grunge which strangely goes together excellently. Picture an outer-space star-wars disco with aliens giving it all. Sort of alien side-show bill meets cowboy line-dancing! Instrumental, Science Fiction Music, Space Disco
A fabulous bouncy little orchestral loop. It would lend itself to describe creeping up on someone in a cheeky charlie way. With the use of harpsichord it also has a grand period sound to it. Ideal also for animation, cartoon and live theatre. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
A short atmospheric piece which is mysterious and strange. It's like you are floating in space, there is no gravity just a nothingness which is slightly appealing yet dramatic. The harmonics of the glockenspiel are interwoven with piano keys and chimes, Instrumental, Horror Music, Horror Classic Retro Thriller
A bluesy bluegrass piece of acoustic guitar that has a hint of cowboys riding slowing out on the hot plains. A ballad that is laid back with a hint of the traditional roots of Irish folk tunes. You can picture the swagger, the hanging out on the veranda, the hillbillies, the heat, the outback, Instrumental, Folk Music, Finger-Picked Guitar
Ludovico Einaudi sound-a-like. Hauntingly beautiful music. Contemporary classical with solo piano which blends into the orchestra & lilting vocals at 58 sec. A slip of a girl with bold lilac eyes gleaming like cats eyes glowing through the swirling mist. She has freedom to expression - do you? Mixed Vocals, Pop Music, Alternative Pop
A lovely little orchestral link that, despite being so short, it is so emotive - full of yearning and longing. Ideal link from a thought to and idea as there is a mischievous little chime at the end. It is reminiscent of something out of a Buster Keaton film. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
Ta da... and they appear as if by magic. Quite Sci-fi in sound but with a haunting and mystical lilt due to the way the harp mixes with perscussion. Short yet really descriptive of something or someone happening! Science Fiction Sound Effects, Magic Sounds
A delightfully light orchestral piece led by the string and percussion section. It lilts into a seductive and smooth tango - the tantalizing beauty of the harp runs lightly up and down then speeds up into a cantata with piano and piccolo. Music that literally leaps & dances - it is awe inspiring, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Magical Music
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
10 seconds which describes very elegant thief. A cheeky instrument loop that would work well in any era yet it has a very Edwardian and Tudor feel about it - a harpsichord ditty ideal for comedy or live performance or lighthearted mystery. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
Echoing sound effect. Useful to describe the banging and clanging of old pipes in tunnels and dilapidated buildings. Old and empty buildings often make their own strange musical noises which can startle and chill. Horror & Halloween Sound Effects, Haunted house sounds
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
A spooky yet somehow friendly effect produced by percussion-glockenspiel and cymbals. Ideal for an entrance that is mysterious, cheeky and fairy like. Ideal for pantomimes and enchanted theatrical effects. Percussion Achromatic, Electronic chimes
This is wonderful Midsummer Nights Dream meets The Twilight Zone. It describes someone or something carefully looking here and there - great for animation or live theater. It would be ideal to describe the quirks of nature and how unpredictable mother nature is. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
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
This orchestral loop is dark and mysterious yet there is a magical spirit dancing around inside it. It is a bit eerie with the vibration of strings adding to the mystery. Despite all of this it can be used for something lighter or if you want to describe a Miss Marple moment of detection perhaps. Music Multi-Samples, Classical and orchestral loops
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