Manhattan Composer Michael Keck has a passion for theatre and film, working in numerous genres, including World Music. His compositions abound in theatrical productions around the world, including The Kennedy Center, Mark Taper Forum, Arena Stage, The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, The Barbican Center, and Bristol Old Vic. Michael appears in Film and TV: 43 Days, Seeing Art, Peoples Of America, African Americans of Achievement, and Holidays For Children. Excelling in African, Middle-Eastern and Jewish music, Michael's tracks are always lyrical and memorable.
Michael Keck's song "Aaminah Lady of Peace" is the winner of our Editor's Choice Award for April 2012. This song is gifted with one of the most exotic and masterful female vocal performances we have ever heard, utilizing an unusual warbling vibrato vocal technique.
Michael's love for the theatre, combined with his originality in composing contemporary music with flair, has made him a most popular guy around the world. In addition to the stage productions above, Michael has composed music for the Cincinnati Playhouse, The Alliance, Milwaukee Repertory, Indiana Repertory, Portland Center Stage, and many other American theaters, plus The National Theater of Croatia.
Whether you are producing a documentary, feature-length film, TV commercial, fashion runway, industrial promo, theatre production or art installation, Michael's music will nail it for you. He can conjure up music that is perfect for action thrillers, espionage, romance, a shamanic dance, a bar mitzvah, or a bone-chilling CSI murder episode. Did we forget to mention that "Versatility" is his middle name?
Smoking HOT high energy dance track with powerful brass section riffs, hypnotic bassline & throbbing beat that screams "Dance All Night Long” Ideal for turning up passion on the dance floor or hot n' sweaty workouts. Authentic 70's retro Disco groove, upbeat perfect for fashion and club scenes, Mixed Vocals, Pop Music, Pop Groove
Gothic voices fill the cathedral. grand angelic male & female choirs, elegant haunting emotional stately brave heroic majestic & touching. Epic dramatic piece featuring heavy percussion, strings. Excellent for historical drama requiring beautiful latin melodies. Mysterious, suspenseful, espionage, Mixed Vocals, Dramatic Music, Regal Music
The Siren calls sweetly in this dark dramatic track evocative of exotic places. Haunting flute and drone with Tympani accents creating suspense and wonder and danger. Excellent for your TV, Film, Documentary or Commercial needing a haunting, sweet and dark combination. Female Vocals, Dramatic Music, Ethereal Music
Beautiful, somber, lyrical the children chant accompanied by solo violin. Evocative of Eastern Europe and beyond, this elegant composition is ready for opening or transition. TV, Film, and Documentary. Boys Choir, Children's Academy. Inspirational, innocent, heavenly, tender and touching, Religious, Mixed Vocals, Theme Music, Graduation Themes Music
Hopeful and lyrical the children chant accompanying female vocals followed by an extended drone. Quiet, elegant and ready for your global themed production evocative of Middle East, Eastern Europe and beyond. Spiritual, haunting & beautiful. Soulful music, graceful harmonies, indigenous instruments, Mixed Vocals, New Age Music, Ethnic Fusion
Boy Choir, female vocal and solo violin combine to create this evocative score. Sensitive, lyrical, haunting, for TV Film, Documentaries and narration with religious or spiritual theme. Mixed Vocals, Dramatic Music, Calm Music
Dramatic Dark male chanting with passionate driving percussion & haunting flute melodies to spice up your Mideast documentary, commercial, TV or Film project. Pyramids, murder mystery, intrigue, smuggling, nomads in the desert, camels, travelscape. Indiana Jones & the Temple of Doom. Male Vocals, Middle East Music, Middle-Eastern Contemporary Dramatic
Soulful and smooth urban dance track with male vocal “Kick it”. Sexy synth bass grove and guitar rhythm. Excellent urban flavor for TV, Film, commercial, video games and web. Male Vocals, RnB Music, Contemporary RnB