UK composer Colin Willsher has written over 200 scores for major TV broadcasters and production companies, and thousands of individual music cues. He has been published by EMI and featured in Films, Commercials, Network TV programs, including BBC, ITV, Channel 5, Sky and Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Animal Planet, Eurosport, MTV, ABC TV, and recently an Oscar de La Renta video. Working in 37 genres, Colin's masterful music will enhance your film, screenplay, trailer, commercial or TV production. Let his star quality inform your next hot project!
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Sweet Dreams - The sweetest and gentlest of lullabies played on celeste with accompanying harp. Also a lovely track for Christmas and falling snow. Night night... Zzzz. Elegant sweet holiday music, perfect for Christmas Eve, with gentle dreams of Santa on his way from the North Pole. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Orch.
Faster - Pacey electronica with a groovy bassline and quick acoustic guitar strumming. Ambient synths and effects help to soften the mix without losing the driving beat. Instrumental, Electronic, Progressive Electronic
Ominous - Classic bass drone for tension and drama. This track may be layered with other 'Soundtrack Tools' elements for music to picture impact. Search for 'Soundtrack Tools' to find more. Dangerous, Edgy Music
A song for children's music groups. 'I roll the ball to (name), he rolls it back to me. Roll it, roll it let's all have some fun' - Of course you can make up your own lyrics if you wish. There are 8 verses and the music develops nicely. Instrumental, Childrens, Childrens Instrumentals
Fashion Idol - Bright, 1990's synth pop perfect for the catwalk and youth culture programming. Echoes of Right Said Fred's I'm Too Sexy. Youthful, energetic, wild, just a touch naughty like those commercials for the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Instrumental, Pop, Pop Groove
Dance Of The Spheres - A beautiful opening with glassy textures builds to a compelling contemporary orchestral theme. Has a glorious, powerful rock cello solo at 3:36. Great for contemporary dance, animation or evolving, story-telling visuals. Instrumental, Classical, 21st Century
Limbo Calypso - A lilting, Caribbean melody played on steel drums and underpinned by a laid-back bassline. Features an uplifting, 'sunshine' chorus depicting islands such as Trinidad, Jamaica, Cayman and Barbados. Instrumental, Tropical, Calypso
Sunlit Seas - Light bells and rich strings & bells give a slight eastern Asian feel to some purposeful electronica. Great for travel and panoramic landscapes. Elegant documentary, rich scenes, road trip, new romance, infomercial, corporate video, TV, Film introduction. Soft, gentle, sparkling. Instrumental, Dramatic, Electronic Music
Scuba Dive - A gentle, tender underscore featuring harp, oboe and strings over a watery, ambient background. A lovely track to accompany coral reef activity, rockpools and other sea life. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Christmas Travels - A Christmas version of 'Country Travels'. A light classical piece with a sense of motion and perfect for a sleigh ride across a Winter wonderland. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Orch.
Dance To Your Daddy - aka: When The Boat Comes In, aka: You Shall Have A Fishy On A Little Dishy. Traditional children's tune performed by a small folk group. Oh and watch for the seagulls, they'll have your lunch! Instrumental, Childrens, Nursery Rhymes
Celestial Body - This track evokes a feeling of spaciousness, freedom and wonderment. A light, fresh, ambient groove with soothing pads suitable for images depicting science, space and water. Instrumental, New Age, New Age Electronic
Sing A Song Of Sixpence - A chirpy, classical rendition of the well-known nursery rhyme for children. Featuring oboe and flute accompanied by harpsichord and strings. Instrumental, Childrens, Nursery Rhymes
Great Britain? - An Elgaresque statement of pride and nostaglia. The mood turns to poignancy at 50 seconds, suggesting that things aren't all they appear. A useful track for historical and wartime documentary, drama and even comedy. Instrumental, European, England
Insight 60 - Current affairs or consumer affairs TV Theme or commercial. 60 second commercial cut. Appealing and sweet easy listening music with a slightly modern touch, builds in intensity towards the end. Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Merry Christmas 60 - A celebratory orchestral Christmas underscore. Perfect for corporate christmas promotions, television themes or commercials. Can be used year round for sports, sales, commercials, and more. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Orch.
Global Meltdown - A desolate and thought-provoking atmosphere for film and documentary. Well-suited to science programming and serious factuals. Pensive, swirling, eco-sensitive, green energy, atmospheric and elegant but conveying an important message. Instrumental, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Lift Me Up - A bright, strong dance track with a solid disco bassline and punchy club beats. Lots of interesting, filtered breakdowns amongst the inspirational, energetic choruses. Instrumental, Dance, Hi NRG
Here We Go Looby Lou - The famous kid's song gone bonkers! Features kazoos and crazy sound effects for a totally wacko feel, ideal for madcap comedy moments and kid's singalongs. Instrumental, Childrens, Childrens Instrumentals
Hickory Dickory Dock - Pizzicato string arrangement of the traditional children's nursery rhyme complete with sound effects. Ready to go for animation or a kid's singalong. Instrumental, Childrens, Nursery Rhymes
Old Timer Rag - Solo piano kicks of this lazy swinging rag, soon to be joined by double bass and brushed jazz drums. Imagine an old man doing the soft shoe shuffle down the street, like 'Singing In The Rain'. Instrumental, Jazz, Ragtime
Do It - Energetic, jazzy dance track with retro hits and one crazy trumpet player. A thumping track for sports, corporate events and upbeat promos, in the style of The Brand New Heavies. Instrumental, Dance, Experimental
Get Sassy - A bold, groovy theme with a vibrant 'gypsy jazz' feel. The fat live brass and heavy drumming brings to mind a jungle procession, the 'larger lady', or some saucy fun. Instrumental, Jazz, Burlesque Jazz
Jungle Challenge - A simple yet effective tension-building percussion bed for game shows, travel or adventure. This track can be layered with other elements for 'music to picture' impact - do a search for 'Soundtrack Tools' to find more and build your score to picture. Instrumental, Drums, Latin Drums
Post Horn Fanfare 1 - A typical post horn call with three repeats. Post Horn fanfares traditionally signalled the arrival of mail coaches but are also associated with hunting and the military. Live recording! Instrumental, Sports, Horse Racing Music
Post Horn Fanfare 1 - A typical post horn call with three repeats. Post Horn fanfares traditionally signalled the arrival of mail coaches but are also associated with hunting and the military. Live recording! Instrumental, Military, Military Brass