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.
Light & sparkling, fresh & new sparse atmospheric soundscape. The awe and wonderment of Mother Nature's work as the last leaves fall from the trees and winter sets in. Opens with sparkling wonderment then joined by violins & strings. Beautiful wintry twinkling icy landscape, Instrumental, New Age, Atmospheres
Confident, positive and uplifting mid-tempo light theme with a strong steady beat and a slight Latin flavour. Features strummed acoustic guitar, electric bass, synth, piano & real drum kit. Ideal for background music, on-hold marketing, exercise music. Main mix, 60sec, 30sec and sting versions. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Hypnotic, multi-layered, evolving & interweaving corporate piano underscore. Contemporary & repetitive, thought provoking & contemplative. This busy, gently mechanical theme is the perfect accompaniment for corporate audio visuals for technical, movement & pace. Also TV Documentary. Various mixes, Instrumental, Corporate, Corp. New Age Acoustic
Cool, chic, contemporary urban design, stylish ambient theme with a laid-back easy-going circular motion. Features electric piano, synth rhythmic chords, warm synth pads, interesting synth lead & light percussion. Rolling theme ideal for TV reveals, make-overs, design, hi-tech products and galleries, Instrumental, Corporate, Corp. New Age Electronic
Tranquil, relaxing and gentle underwater seascape atmosphere with expansive ambience pads, gentle lapping of waves, waterharp and pretty shimmering bells. Perfect for underwater scenes, or for relaxation. Main mix, extended 15minute mix, 30sec and sting versions, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Idyllic, calm, rural and acoustic. Conjours up gentle strolls through woodland, meadows and country lanes. Closer to nature, summery, life at a steady pace, movement. Features acoustic guitars, harp, double bass, flute & shakers. Ideal for nature & countryside documentary. Main, 60 & 30sec, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Calm, soothing, and serene. Perfect for washing away stress. Just relax and float away with this beautiful theraputic atmosphere. Soft wonderous pads, koto string, and tiny bells create a very warm almost breeze like ambience with a hint of the far east. Also great for underwater scenes, Instrumental, New Age, Atmospheres
Smooth, rich & mellow with a calm relaxed feeling. Light rolling theme with circular motion. Features rich tremelo strings, piano, acoustic guitar and light percussion. Great for relaxation, intermission music, on-hold, design and commercials. Main mix, u/score, 60 & 30sec versions, Instrumental, Corporate, Corp. New Age Acoustic
Space - the final frontier, communications atmospheric soundscape, vast galaxy & very floaty & gentle with random electronic fx. Perfect for spoof space commercials or serious space documentary. Fun radio transmissions, awesome & realistic with spacy winds swirling. 30sec version & 30sec drone mix, Instrumental, Dramatic, Magical Music
Cool, calm and smooth with an air of confidence. This 30sec commercial was written for products and services that don't need the hard sell, just relaxed sophistication. Very dreamy and subtle pads over a cool hip-hop beat. Perfect for Health and beauty products, romantic dining and jewellery. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Vast, gentle journey into the unknown. Broad light soundscape, full of wonderment, great for depicting vast endless vistas, underground caves, microscopic worlds, sci-fi, underwater depths etc., Gently floating with pulsating cresendos. Sound design for Documentary and exhibitions, Instrumental, New Age, Atmospheres
Beautiful, smooth & heavenly atmospheric soundscape, that positively bursts with light and energy. This warm and inviting track oozes warmth & quality and it perfect when you don't want distracting beats and rhythms underneath your voice-over. Great for beauty, health, holiday & jewellery Ads. Instrumental, New Age, Atmospheres
Modern, easy-going and forward pushing. This track has a corprate, technology and scientific, yet relaxed feel. Features electric guitars, piano, synths, electric bass & electronic drums. Some mixes have digital data fx. Excellent for technical voice-over scripts. Various mixes available, Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Pop Electronic
Perky, happy-go-lucky and positive commercial track, with a sunny, carefree feel. Features happy whistling, acoustic guitars, shakers and light percussion which gives the track an unusual ethnic & multicultural feel. Great for wholesome family orientated products. Non-whistling version available. Instrumental, New Age, Contemporary Instr