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.
Classic 50's dreamy pop ballad pastiche, with doo wop backing vocals. Sweet & tearjerking, takes you back to the early rock & roll era of artists like Brenda Lee, Johnny Burnette, Helen Shapiro, Paul Anka & Bobby Vee. Features Mute electric guitar, glockenspiel, backing vocals & hand claps. 30sec, Instrumental, RnB, Doo-Wop
Fast, catchy, feel-good black accapella vocal harmony group groove. A little bit 'Doo Wap', a little bit gospel, and a little bit 'Glee Club'. Stand out from the crowd with this ad bed. Fun emotional and groovy. Happy upbeat and jazzy. Radio production, TV cultural 1950s 1960s 30sec Commercial, A Capella, RnB, Doo-Wop
Smooth, ambient R & B Slow groove, with a contemporary scientific or technological feel. Opens with acoustic guitar & sequencer building to drum machine and bass after 06sec. Great for information style promos and the more serious style campaigns. Full mix 30sec and underscore 30sec versions, Instrumental, RnB, RnB Pop
Good time, feelgood pop, with a Motown Detroit soul flavour. Upbeat, happy & groovy big sound underscore. Great for radio & television commercials for wholesome, friendly services and products. Features strong rhythmc piano, drum kit, electric guitar & brass section punctuations. Various mixes, Instrumental, RnB, Soul music