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.
Happy-go-lucky, bouncy & jaunty traditional American heartlands reel. Deep down South, on the farm, wearing your straw hat, dungarees & gingham having a hoedown. Features picked banjo, fiddle, blues, slide guitar & mandolin. Great for travelogues, documentary & radio & television commercials. Instrumental, Country, Country Traditional
Movement, energy and drive, determined rolling theme. Has a flavour of American Country, the open road & driving down the highway. Features rhythmic strummed acoustic guitar, gritty organ overlaid with piano and guitar melody. Great driving music or travelogue. Main mix, 60sec & 30sec versions, Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Fast flowing, gentle, light, forward-pushing with an air of concern and urgency. Great for documentary & film, speeding along open roads, travelling through rolling countryside. Has an American coutry music feel. Opens with poignant chords before faster melodic finger picked acoustic guitar. 60 & 30, Instrumental, Dramatic, Hectic Music
Easy going, foot-tappin' mid-tempo American deep south rolling theme. Laid back, slightly whimsical banjo style band featuring fiddle, blow bottle, banjo & mandolin. Perfect for travelogue to comedy. Main mix, 30sec and 2 x 17sec loops. Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass
Fun, uptempo & lively, toe-tapping country barn dance. Real Catchy and infectious - Yee-Haa! A bit bluegrass, a bit hillybilly, a bit hoe-down with traditional instrumentation. Great for Deep South Americana or travelogue. Main mix, underscore & 30sec versions, Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass
Happy, bright, wild & fun Hillbilly Bluegrass from way down South. Very cliche and tongue-in-cheek, but great for character, travelogue, comic radio and television commercials. Features banjo, fiddle, double bass, snare, guitar. Uptempo, driving and great fun, Instrumental, Country, Bluegrass