UK Composer Peter Godfrey studied music at Oxford University and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and composes music for movies, television, commercials, theatre, art installations, and other multimedia projects worldwide. Peter has a rich musical career as a teacher, solo performer, orchestral and band musician, and musical director. His music is featured in Grandma's Funeral and Run For Your Life (two movies directed by BBC Horizon producer Paul Olding), Not Yet (a Tito Sacchi film), Life Model (Dir Jamie Hamer), and tons of stage plays and musicals.
A partial list of movies and plays featuring Peter Godfrey's music:
"Wonderland" (charity film) [Vision in Production, Pinewood Studios], "Grandma's Funeral" directed by Paul Olding, "Not Yet" directed by Tito Sacchi, "Don't Shoot The Aardvark" (music for website animation), "Run For Your Life" (experimental film) directed by Paul Olding, "Life Model" directed by Jamie Hamer, "Door to Door" directed by Ida Akesson, "The Body Breakthrough Experience" directed by Rhian Lonergan-White, "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" incidental music for the stage play by David Calcutt, "Goatsong" incidental music for the stage play by David Calcutt, "Midsummer Madness" stage musical co-written with Arran Potts, "Ghoul School" stage musical co-written with Arran Potts, "Concrete Clouds" directed by Craig McArthur, and "Our College" directed by Jonathan Dupont.
In addition to the above productions, Peter's compositions have been used often in websites, idents, virals, commercials, infomercials, films, art installations, educational establishments, theatre productions, and audiobooks.
Gentle, reflective, ambient-feel track suitable for poignant or significant moments in reality shows, documentaries, commercials, TV trailers, background music, underscore emotional scenes, etc. Gentle, flowing, minimalistic, thoughtful. New day, starting over, gonna get busy now & seek a solution. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Contemplative Music
Happy, uptempo, feelgood track with a slightly Caribbean flavour. A joyful mix of guitars with synth and tablas, with an infectious drum rhythm. Great for establishing a positive mood in commercials, TV themes (esp. holiday or travel shows) and corporate videos. Instrumental, Tropical Latin Music, Caribbean Music
Sparse and introspective guitar and piano based track, evoking feelings of sadness, regret and loss. Haunting and beautiful. Suitable for poignant or tender moments in reality shows, documentaries, and dramas. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Contemplative Music
Gentle, flowing, romantic track featuring guitars, piano and acoustic bass. dleicate lines and lush harmonies. Wistful, reflective and longing. Would suit tender romantic scenes, first love, regret, etc.... Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music
Powerful, building orchestral track with triumphant brass, incisive strings, and big drums. Ideal for celebrating achievement, power, sporting activity and for commercials, trailers, film and corporate videos where a highly motivational, triumphant and inspiring feel is required. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Energizing Music
Uplifting, uptempo, feelgood track with infectious acoustic guitar rhythms, catchy lead melody (with whistle) and jumpy positive drum beat/hand claps. Ideal for commercials, corporate videos and TV themes where an easy positive vibe is needed. Instrumental, Pop Music, Pop Music
Acoustic guitars blended with subtle synth pads, to create a simple yet warm sounding track, perfect for all background uses, including commercials, heartwarming reality shows scenes, travel/cookery shows, and children's TV themes. Long outro changes mood to a more reflective serene, wistful feel. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Heartwarming Music
Lively, quirky orchestral track, lots of forward momentum, and interplay between marimbas, solo trumpet, cor anglais, pizzicato and bowed strings, with rhythmical percussion. Great for short comical scenes/themes and commercials. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Whimsical Music
Dramatic, rhythmic orchestral track with military drums, tremolo strings and incisive brass. Builds until about two thirds of the way through and then changes to a rather more mysterious mood, as the music fades. Instrumental, Action Music, Action Moderate Orchestral
Happy, carefree acoustic "beach holiday" track, with a very easy, positive and uplifting feel. Great for all things "summery", and commercials, TV shows (particularly holiday/travel shows) and corporate uses where a feelgood vibe is needed. Instrumental, Pop Music, Pop Music
Beautiful and mysterious journey to falling in love, building a sweet and caring relationship. Thoughtful loving gentle charming & innocent. Romantic drama, young couples in a busy world. Music to help move the love story along. Sunny skies day dreams, holding hands in green fields, spacious, nature, Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Romantic Music
Medium tempo, synth based dance track. Bouncy, fun and catchy. Ideal for commercials, TV shows and corporate videos where an uptempo, positive yet purposeful vibe is needed. Instrumental, Dance Music, Techno
Bouncy, happy track mixing synths, acoustic guitars, drums and handclaps. Ideal for commercials, TV shows and corporate uses where a lively, carefree mood is required. Instrumental, Pop Music, Synthpop