Classically taught, and a graduate of the first Popular Music degree in the UK, Barry Thompson has played keyboards and sax in assorted Indie Pop and Ska bands, and released dance and electronica tracks under various guises. Barry's lush / quirky electronica, orchestral and lounge music has been featured on BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Channel 4 and Radio 1 in the UK, and in various programs worldwide. He's also written for short films and provided sound design for theatre. Barry's accumulated knowledge and talents are now focused solely on his hot new project, Underwater Music.
"a wry tone... sumptuous strings and emotive melodies..." - City Life, Manchester, UK
Roll Up, Roll Up! All The Fun Of The Fair! Short fantasy fairground theme, reminiscent of Amelie and Saint Saens' Danse Macarbre. Ideal short stinger for scenes of the circus, funfair, cabaret, burlesque or theatre. Broadway, Twilight Zone, Hall of Mirrors, Bearded Lady. Great fun, campy & scary, Instrumental, Circus, Carousel Waltz