Roy Yarkoni is an Israeli composer and producer who trained as a Classical pianist from youth, then took up composition, Jazz, and contemporary Electronic genres. He has been composing and producing music for Films, TV, Theater, and Dance for the last 10 years. In addition, Roy is involved in the Israeli alternative and indie scene, leading and participating in a few well-known Israeli bands. This background allows Roy to create music in many genres, including Classical, Jazz, Electronic, and Rock, all with his own approach and style of music creation.
Following years of Classical piano training, Roy Yarkoni graduated from the Rimon School of Jazz and Contemporary Music before moving into music studies at the Muzik School of Electronic Music. Roy's music for dance and films has been performed around the world, along with his international band's music, such as "Ahvak" and "Panic Ensemble".
Other highlights of Roy's career include orchestration and production for the Israeli films "Five Hours from Paris" and "What a Wonderful Place," and for the Original Israeli TV series "In Treatment," which was bought by HBO. Roy also composed music for the well-known Israeli dance companies Noa Dar Dance Group and Michal Herman Dance Group.
Roy's compositions were featured by the Khan Theatre, one of Israel's major theaters, and Haifa Theater, and he was nominated as a finalist in the IMA (Independent Music Awards) competition with his song, "Spring in Your Heart".
What do we owe each other in the game of love? a deep and dark song, very emotional, thunderous piano and viola and a female singer creates a very dramatic texture, very artistic, very special, nothing you hear on a daily basis. Listen and be hypnotized by this dramatic song. Stormy relationships. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Sad Music
a fun song, sixties in style, with a great angelic voices and kazoo opening it ranges from old school rock and roll to delicate parts, this song will make you smile and dance. Sweet funny hilarious, romantic comedy. This music will bring a big grin. Female Vocals, Rock, 60s Rock
Lounge sexy Jazz tune, followed by human vocals singing and whispering - "honey 19", this is tune to accompany beautiful young female, 19 years old, great for fashion shows, fancy cocktail parties, sex scenes, temptation and lust. Instrumental, Jazz, Acid Jazz
Welcome to this great nightly adventure, the music is complex, progressive, powerful and yet emotional, changing from cabaret to swing, from swing to balkan, from balkan to modern and so on, it's an emotional circus of notes, sounds, lyrics, moods and styles. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Broadway
Slow beats with beautiful viola playing and warm female vocals that comforts you not to be afraid, with an ambient middle section and dramatic third part with viola trumpet and electronics, this song will hypnotize you and will help you calm down and take a deep breath, Female Vocals, Dramatic, Smooth Music
watch out - Detective salomon is after you! well, he is a bit clumsy and got a big nose and always smokes a cigarette, so he is actually a funny guy. Take a walk with him in his dub stepping, and join his theme melody, it will catch you so will have to sing it with him again and again, Instrumental, Dangerous, Mysterious Music
Beautiful melody and rhythm creates this apocalyptic music, sounds like a crying for the end of the world. Starts in an abstract texture with groove, goes to the melody line and interrupted by organ sounds, this a sad but proud and hopeful view on the world and on the end of it. Instrumental, Electronic, Psychedelic
Nostalgic music with beautiful spoken words, this song ranges form concrete kitchen texture to a dreamy music. Imagine a scene where a woman is at a kitchen and then remembers of her past while washing disehs, and the result is a combination of nostalgic music blended with concrete kitchen sounds, Spoken Word, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Groovy track with beautiful female vocals, rich textures, with wonderful trumpet and viola texture, with a mantra of advice to use your fears for the good. This track will catch you so you don't stop singing with it that fear is very useful. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
A Funny tune, bases on 3/4 rhythm and violin pizzicato, suitable for cartoons, comic situations, slapstick. This tune with make you smile and make the audience laugh with the right image using it, Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music
Guitar riffs blended with electronic bit and texture with an 60s Hammond, this is an energetic song that is going to rock your world. In the middle it changes to Jazz rock style which makes the song really groove, and back to rock, and then a low bit with the sexy organ that creates the ending. Instrumental, Dangerous, Psychedelic
Imagine yourself entering a house with ghosts and scary atmosphere, like an old horror movie from the 50's, but something tells you that you are in a dream, so this can be a fun tour after all, like watching a movie you are participating in, Instrumental, Dramatic, Electronic Music
Beautiful music & vocals that will give you nice warm feeling inside, smile in your face, and great mood for the whole day. Imagine a sunny forest with trees, butterflies, and many many different colors. You can breath the fresh air and feel your heart with the beauty of spring. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Try this delicious soup of love, a warming duet for mail and female, with a martini in one hand you will want to hold your loved person in the other and dance this Bossa Nova song together. This song will make a smile in your face and surly at the end you will want to repeat it again and again. Mixed Vocals, Brazilian, Bossa Nova
This awesome song about Jewish women is groovy and enjoying, ethnic sound, mixture of Jewish and Spanish rythems, joyful and pleasing. Based on the bible story about Yael and sisra, written by a Jewish poet - "we always do it we Jewish women, cut off your head and then celebrate". So watch out! Female Vocals, Middle East, Klezmer
A mixture of female choir singing with accordion and cabaret style, this song about obsessions is complex and obsessed. Ranging between "UMPA UMPA" accordion playing and a folk-like chorus, talks about love and being obsessed about love, which is a common feeling for most people out there. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Broadway
Energetic drum and bass with funny trumpet lines played over it, this is a very happy and optimistic tune. But it also contains some emotional moments especially with the spoken lyrics: "Would you miss my jokes, would you miss my laughter". This tune will make a smile in your face. Instrumental, Dramatic, Happy Music