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.
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, Spiritual, Black Gospel
Uptempo, snappy and clappy Gospel rock warm-up. Exciting & feelgood with real anticipation. Featuring choir hand clapping and foot stomping, with organ, piano and drums. Just add your own preacher voice-over for a great stand-out 30sec Commercial, Instrumental, Spiritual, Instrumental Gospel
Lively, happy & uplifting Gospel style track for 30sec commercial. Fast instrumental atmospheric underscore with real gospel choir 'Oos'. Features organ, piano, drum kit, tambourine, choir hand claps & vocal 'Oos'. 30sec radio & television Ad, Instrumental, Spiritual, Instrumental Gospel
Joyful, uplifting & lively version of the traditional gospel track' Go Tell It To The Mountain'. Opens with organ, drum kit, tambourine and choir atmos & builds adding the full choir 'Ohhs' and ends with applause & atmos. Great for creative ads & gospel stations. 30sec with 'yeah' & 30sec amb, Instrumental, Spiritual, Instrumental Gospel
A heartfelt, poignant and humbling version of the tradtional hymn tune written by Sir Hubert Parry in 1916. Very proud and touching arrangement played by a brass band with leading solo cornet. Great for dipicting patriotic, tradtional times especially for England & UK. Documentary & Commercials, Instrumental, Spiritual, Christian Hymns
An abridged version of the tradtional hymn tune 'Jerusalem', also sometimes known as 'And did those feet in Ancient Time'. Very proud, noble and humble, depicting a simpler time gone-by. Played by solo cornet, horn & strings. Especially abridged version for 30sec radio & TV commercials. Instrumental, Spiritual, Christian Hymns
Slow, rousing gospel choir meeting warm-up. Introduction vamp in anticipation of song to start. Great for station commercials, or spoof ads. Gives you the full flavour without a distracting melody - just add your own preacher man brothers & sisters! Features piano, organ and choir atmos. 30sec, Instrumental, Spiritual, Black Gospel