New York native Tom Jemmott started playing guitar at the age of 10 after hearing the Beatles, and today he writes music for Film, TV, Trailers, and Video Games. His credits include ABC's prime-time game show "Downfall," Fox's "American Idol," and advertising spots for Disney's "Alice in Wonderland," Microsoft, and Honda. Tom has also scored many films including the teen comedy "All She Wishes" starring Calum Worthy (Disney's Austin & Ally) and the horror film "Bloody Homecoming," and he was nominated for Best Original Score at the Pan Pacific Film Festival for "Thirst."
Tom Jemmott’s “Nightmare” offers up whimsical charm for Halloween films, parodies, comedy chases, and adorable kids’ promos and movies – so we’re delighted to honor this NY Composer’s quirky Tim Burton-style track with our Editor’s Choice Award for October. Take a wild ride with Tom’s flying orchestral cue…
Tom Jemmott became the guitarist and musical director for top Jazz singer Belinda Womack and was voted Tampa Bay's Best Jazz Band in 1994. He also performed in concert with legendary cornetist Nat Adderly and was the opening act for many of America's top Jazz artists. Besides being an avid composer, Tom continues performing as a Jazz, Classical, Pop, and Rock guitarist. His influences range from Wes Montgomery, Pat Metheny and John Scofield, to the rock sounds of Jimi Hendrix, Keith Urban and the Beatles, and the film music of Danny Elfman, James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer.
Tom's additional credits include:
Films - 3 Times a Charm, Bloody Homecoming, 1 Chance 2 Dance, 12 Dog Days Till Christmas, All She Wishes, Varsity Blood, Infected, Affliction, Thirst, The Bedford Devil, Shalom and Mr Egg.
TV - Fox's American Idol, A&E's The Squad: Prison Police, Bulletproof
Advertising - Sleepy's Mattress, ESPN, Sky Sports, Honda, Microsoft
Big action adventure trailer music with heavy percussion edge and choir. Victorious, Regal and Powerful orchestral piece. Inspired by Lord Of The Rings, Narnia, Last of the Mohicans. Magnificent yet graceful it give you the impression of epic scenery and battles. Perfect for games, trailers, film. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Orchestral
Uplifting and inspiring orchestral tune featuring powerful choir, full modern orchestra and heavy percussion with an emotional melody. Written in the big sweeping cinematic style ala 'Titanic'. Ideal for corporate, success stories, business, websites, sports and other glorifying situations. Instrumental, Action, Adventure Orchestral
A beautiful, inspirational wintry scene with acoustic guitars, sleigh bells and orchestra. This cue gives the feeling of riding in a horse drawn sleigh through winter landscapes, parks, city streets and nature. Perfect for holidays, nature media, ads, documentary, etc. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
A beautiful, inspirational outdoor scene with acoustic guitars, sleigh bells and orchestra. This cue gives the feeling of riding in a horse drawn sleigh through winter landscapes, a walk in the park, city streets and nature. Perfect for holidays, nature media, ads, documentary, etc. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Rock Guitar
Ambient and dramatic orchestral piece suitable for TV/advertising. Huge piano sound, rhythmic grooves and modern symphony orchestra. Positive, content and inspiring for product placement. Think volkswagon and lush car commercials. Website, corporate videos, CD Rom, media. Instrumental, Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
Big action adventure trailer music. Emotional, Victorious, Regal and Powerful orchestral piece. Inspired by Pirates of the Caribbean and Last of the Mohicans. Magnificent yet graceful it give you the impression of epic scenery and battles. Perfect for games, trailers, media, film. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Orchestral
Swingin' up-tempo, high impact big band track in the Big Bad Voodoo Daddy jump swing style. Full horn section and burnin' electric guitar solo make this groovin' track perfect for advertising, dance studio, radio spots, etc. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
High energy action/adventure score in the style of Marvel comics films. Think Spiderman, X- Men, Iron Man, Fantastic Four. Great for advertising/commercial/military or sports footage. Slow, building introduction leads to a big epic finish. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Dramatic Epic
Big, rich acoustic guitar playing this romantic Beethoven masterpiece. Cellos and basses full out this arrangment. Beautiful and wistful. Great for advertising and in any film/TV project. Website, media, CD Rom, corporate presentations. Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music, Ludwig van Beethoven
Postive, uplifting, melodic cue with acoustic guitar, grand piano and orchestra. This track evokes productivity, victory and pride. Perfect for film/TV project or commercial. Book Trailers, website, CD Rom, Corpoate presentations, marketing videos. Instrumental, Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
Hot, Latin, sexy, steamy, salsa style uptempo rhythmic groove. Compelling classic salsa dance track with modern elements. Featuring piano, latin congas and percussion, brass and acoustic guitar. Great for commercials with a flavor of South America. Wild, fiery, and fun. Exotic flirty and sassy. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
High energy up tempo and uplifting Pop Anthem similar to LMFAO, Katy Perry and Lady Gaga songs. Very catchy synth melodies and energetic, pumping beats with wah wah guitar! Great for parties, celebration, fashion shows or other cool and trendy events. Any production seeking upbeat groove! Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music
Beethoven's light and quirky piano sonata is ready to enliven your project. Perfect for animated films, comedy, chase scenes, romantic stories, PBS, Discovery, nature shows, underscore and much more. A positive, fast and playful piano with humorous and funny vibe. Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Emotional strings with reflective piano. Life's Price is about death, love, loss and what living brings us. Perfect for a drama film. Soul-searching, life-and-death, difficult decisions to make, slight sad tone, driving in a bus/car thinking, cannot sleep, down, discouraged, lost, meaningful. Instrumental, Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
Big, lush pop rock track perfect for Advertising/MovieTheme/Trailer/Commercial use. Evokes a feeling of success, achievement and hard work ethic. In the style of The Devil Wears Prada/Marley and Me. Especially produced to enhance new media, technology, communications images, films and/or websites. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Ambient and dramatic orchestral piece suitable for TV/advertising. Huge piano sound, rhythmic grooves and modern symphony orchestra. Positive, content and inspiring for product placement. Think volkswagon and lush car commercials. Website, corporate videos, CD Rom, media. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Up-tempo modern action 'trailer music' with a strong percussive edge and energetic orchestral movements. Featuring thunder-like drums, full orchestra and choir. Music you hear in Hollywood action movies like 'The Mummy', 'Bourne', Dark Knight', '300', 'Matrix' or epic adventures like 'The Avengers', Instrumental, Dramatic, Hectic Music
Mid-Tempo modern jazz/blues track with electric guitar and tenor sax playing the angular head. A swingin/shuffle feel, a different turnaround and great solos make this contemporary jazz tune shine. Use for source music, underscore or commercial. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Positive, uplifting pop/folk rock track with acoustic guitar and full band. Perfect for advertising/commercial with positve message/product. Website, Media, DVD, Television ads, Radio spots. Instrumental, Dramatic, Heartwarming Music
Haunting, dramatic, suspenseful cue with sudden twists and turns. Grand piano with full orchestra. Horror/thriller score written in the style of The Ring, Secret Window, What Lies Beneath. Tension building with tragic undertones. Website, DVD snd Games. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
An Up-tempo Big Band Swing track with a dance hall swing era feel. Full horn section and spirited guitar solo make this perfect for advertising, dance studio and commercial use. 1930's and 40's authentic sound! Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Uplifting and inspiring corporate theme. Full orchestra with driving bass, drums and modern electronica to create corporate music with emotional impact. Great for New Business, Success Stories, Inspiring Presentations, Corporate Branding, Upscale Advertising. Projects Pride and Achievement. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Classical/nylon string guitar version of the popular Fernando Sor piece. Rich, warm recorded guitar. Great for advertising/commercial or documentary. Piece was used in a national ad. Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music
A fun, fast paced orchestral piece great for warm holiday productions involving trains, railroads, adventure, christmas, etc. Written in the style of Danny Elfman with The Polar Express and Elf in mind. Very animated, happy, comedic, mischievous and adventurous with a catchy and engaging melody. Instrumental, Christmas, Xmas Orch.
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