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
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, Corporate, Corporate Dramatic Epic
Up-tempo modern action 'trailer music' with a strong percussive edge and energetic orchestral movements. Featuring thunder-like drums stem of original track. Music you hear in Hollywood action movies like 'The Mummy', Dark Knight', '300' or epic adventures like 'Van Helsing', Instrumental, Drums, Drums Action Moderate
Epic action/adventure orchestral track ala 'The Mummy',Lord of the Rings'and 'Gladiator' . Evoking a sense of victory and pride, this is great music for action/sports/NFL/ESPN/battle scenes. Dramatic and intense with heavy drums/percussion/choir make this track perfect for film trailers/games. Instrumental, Drums, Drums Action Moderate
Great Tension and Build Up music. The eve of battle and preparing for war. In the style of Batman Begins and Dark Knight with a touch of Hans Zimmer, this track is perfect for Dramatic Underscore, Video Games, Movie Trailers, Reality TV. A Tense and Mysterious build up to a Final climax! Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
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
Big action adventure trailer music with heavy percussion edge. 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, Action, Adventure Orchestral
Big, up-tempo, epic orchestral track ala Lord of the Rings, Gladiator and 300. Great for action, sports, NFL, ESPN, battle scenes. Dramatic, intense with heavy drums, percussion, and choir make this track perfect for film trailers and video games. Instrumental, Action, Intense Orchestral
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