British Composer Alec Makinson has been creating compelling original music for media for over 20 years. His catalog of over 1,400 tracks includes Corporate, Christmas, quirky Kids music, Dramatic cues, regal Renaissance, and exotic World Beat tracks -- often used in documentaries, TV/Radio commercials, jingles, and stage productions. Alec’s compositions enjoy a wide range of major clients, including USA National Cable TV, BBC Radio 1, BBC 1 Television, BBC 2, ITV, Channel 4, Sky, National TV ads in UK, and many other clients worldwide.
Alec Makinson is a genius in the variety and high quality range of music offered in his large catalog we offer on our site. He relishes the challenge of composing in a wide range of musical genres, and has created music that would fit nicely and enhance greatly just about any production under the sun.
Full of energy, vibrance and colour. A real carnival atomsphere with the flavour of the Caribbean or Latin America. Bright, Lively & happy - it just makes you want to dance. Featuring latin percussion, steel drums, electric bass guitar & brass section. 30sec full mix & 30sec underscore mix, Instrumental, Themes, Street Music
Tender loving gentle romance, from the first young love, blossoming in to a full beautiful relationship. Features piano with string accompaniment slowly building to a crescendo. Perfect for wedding related goods and services through to caring for family members in older life. 60sec & 30sec versions, Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music
Mischievous, whimsical & inquisitive light orchestral waltz, featuring pizzicato strings & woodwinds. Great accompaniment for movement & light activity, dramedy with a comic if slightly hesitant feel & quirky characters. Perfect for Reality TV, dramedy TV or comedy. Various mixes & commercial cuts, Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Industrious, rhythmic and productive light orchestral dramedy. With a mechanical or clock ticking effect, this track works well accompanying movement and maybe slightly mundane activity. Perfect for dramedy or TV reality cooking, baking, sewing, craft style programming. Various mixes & cuts, Instrumental, Dramatic, Clock Music
Forward moving, confident & optimistic, with an industrious feel & an air of anticipation. Busy & working hard to get the job done. Light orchestral featuring pizzicato strings & woodwinds. Perfect for TV dramedy, reality, documentary & commercials. Commercial lengths and mixes, Instrumental, Dramatic, Mechanical Music
Elegant, stately and serene string quartet version of the popular wedding theme composed by Richard Wagner. Perfect for non church ceremonies in grand surroundings. Bring a touch of class to your special day. Great also for commercials, documentary, drama and social media videos. 60sec and 30sec, Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music
Chilled laid-back Calypso version of Wagner's 'Bridal Chorus', also known as 'Here Comes the Bride'. The happy couple getting married on a tropical white sandy beach, blue sea lapping at the shore, palm trees swaying in the breeze. Perfect for commercials, drama, documentary, TV and multimedia. Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music
Beautiful, uptempo, more contemporary orchestral adaptation of the 'The Wedding March'. Opens with full church organ & tubular bells, then joined by lush strings, classical guitar, harp, flute & glockenspiel. Perfect for wedding related commercials 30sec with organ & 30sec w/o organ versions. Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music
Uplifting, jolly & lively Irish style reel. Full of the flavour of the Shamrock Isle and good craic! Features authentic instruments - acoustic guitar, Accordion, Concertina, Tin Whistle & Fiddle. PERFECT FOR ST PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATIONS, Travelogues, History & documentary. 60,40 & 30sec versions, Instrumental, Themes, Saint Patricks
New Age, dreamy, beautiful, floaty Celtic atmosphere. Features authentic solo female Celtic vocal with light accompanyment and angelic choir. Ideal for travelogue, historic & drama. Main mix and 30sec commercial versions, Female Vocals, Themes, Saint Patricks
Beautiful, elegant and luxurious version of the 'Bridal Chorus', also known as 'Here Comes The Bride' by Richard Wagner. Featuring classical guitar, harp & strings, this version says quality and was composed for a Bridal Shop commercial. Perfect for all wedding related products and services. Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music
Light, lyrical and atmospheric orchestral version of the tradtional Irish folk tune 'Danny Boy'. Features haunting english horn lead, flute, harp, lush strings, male voice choir and percussion. Great for travel and anything Irish from the Shamrock Isles. Main mix, chorus 42" & flute verse 38" Instrumental, Themes, Saint Patricks
Ring in the New Year with this tubular bells solo version of this tradtional tune.'Auld Lang Syne', simple & uncluttered, yet cuts through and says it all! Perfect for party celebrations, dramas, documentaries and made to 60secs length for perfect for longer commercials too. Happy New Year! Instrumental, Themes, New Years Music