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?
It's hard to imagine a graduation ceremony without Pomp and Circumstance often called The Graduation March, played as the processional tune at all high school & college graduations. Majestic regal stately, inspiring. Serious ceremonials for June graduates, tossing mortar boards in air. Instrumental, Themes, Graduation Music, Edward Elgar
A melodic Warm, elegant, smooth pop track with a retro funk R &B feel. Sensual and beautiful. Chilled and mellow. Great for romantic memories and enjoying a relaxed time. Classy and tasteful. for projects needing mellow, warm soulfully smooth flavor. Vocal Samples, Themes, Shopping
Ambient chill-out groove with a hi-tech feel. A smooth triangle drives this ethereal meditative Features soft d and repeated guitar patterns. Beautiful, elegant and uplifting. Corporate branding, video, science, technology. Future forward, motivational, dreamy and bright for TV News and branding, Instrumental, Themes, Food & Cooking
This beautiful cello and flute melody inspires romance in beautiful settings. welcoming spring, beautiful blooming flowers and a woman in love. Lush dramatic romance, or new love and inspiration. Elegant loving tender kind sweetness for elegant living Fragrances and Cosmetics Travel TV Film, Web, Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music
The Bridal Chorus or Treulich geführt, from the opera Lohengrin, by Richard Wagner, is the standard march played for the bride's entrance at many formal weddings throughout the Western world, also known as "Here Comes the Bride" or "Wedding March. Elegant, regal and magestic orchestral music. Instrumental, Themes, Wedding Music, Richard Wagner
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, Themes, Graduation Music