London-born film score composer and classical music arranger David C. Hëwitt recently finished scoring Beheading Buddha, a film featuring Brian Blessed (Star Wars, Family Guy) and Jenny Agutter (An American Werewolf in London, Child's Play 2). One of his career highlights is the epic score for a modern version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, starring Anthony Head (Buffy, Little Britain). David's work can most recently be heard on The Driving Dead starring Michael Rooker from TV's The Walking Dead (directed by Gale Anne Hurd - Terminator, Aliens).
David's song "Visions of Passacaglia" is the winner of our Editor’s Choice Award for November 2012 for its stunning Gypsy passion and vision of hope, love, and longing. Featuring soaring violin melodies and sublime female vocals, this song touches the heart and soul of audiences, adding a searing reality and raw emotion to epic tales of life and love.
Films scored: Romanian Crises documentary (Score), Solid State (Additional music), Winner Takes All (Additional music), Birthday Boy (Score), Hard Attack (Score), A Carousel Film (Score), Ducks (Additional music + DVD Theme), SafeHouse (Score), Operation Malcom's Garden (Score), One Night at the Curtain (Score), Russian Front (Score), Readings from the Ah-Beer (Score), Tout le monde a des raison d'en vouloir à sa mère (Additional music), Fashionaires (Underscore), Who Am I? (Score), Candid (Score), The Adventures of Dave (Score), The Voyeur (Score), Viking Nightmare (Score), Grief (Score), Dark Eden (Score), A Love Entwined (Score), Support score for 'Dark Knight Rises' Movie Premier, Author Inside (Score), The Diana Clone (Additional Score), Voodoo Magic (Trailer Score), The Last Line (Additional Music), Nocturnal Cove (score), Invasion of the Not Quite Dead (score in production), Sentry (trailer), The Driving Dead (score). TV music: Awkward, Byzantium (BBC), American Pickers (History), Jersey Shore, 90210, Homicide Hunter Lt Joe Kenda, Pawn Stars, Martin (MTV2), and more.
This is instantly recognizable ... A scary, ominous & famous choir cue!
Big drums and thrilling strings add to the power in this piece, if you need to scare your audience then look no further. Great for a blockbuster trailer and regularly heard on shows like the 'X Factor' this is THE requiem. Mixed Vocals, Dangerous, Dark Music, Giuseppe Verdi
Damien's gonna getcha! CHOIR TRAILER think Clint Mansell + Hanz Zimmer. This is a scary, ominous & sacred sounding choir cue, big drums & thrilling strings add to the effect, do you need to scare the audience? The voices reach an epic climax (just as the church roof falls on the priest of course). Mixed Vocals, Action, Intense Gothic
Mozart's incomparable Requiem the Lacrimosa section. Well known and passionately loved piece of Mozart's musical heritage, elegant & uplifting. The orchestra starts quietly and builds with the choir to a climax + bonus of a little bit of free film score at the end. Cinematic stirring & vibrant, Mixed Vocals, Classical, Classical, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
'AND DID THOSE FEET IN ANCIENT TIME' The classic Jerusalem arranged for choir and orchestra. Subtle church organ intro soon opens out into a large arrangement for voices & strings with an epic climax. Suitable for religious programming and film work. Salvation Remembrance Funeral Service/Religion. Mixed Vocals, Dramatic, Patriotic Music
EPIC MODERN TRAILER MUSIC. Rock guitars & bass build with a rock drum kit before an explosive choir comes in. Perfect key change towards the end! Excellent for trailer work there is also a version with no choir and more strings - get 'em both! Mixed Vocals, Rock, Symphonic Rock
The Rhythm of a journey - the feeling of anticipation when you're on your way to somewhere new. Rhythmic, melodic percussion & upbeat voices combine to create a mood of excitement & anticipation. Where are you going today? Transitional shots, high points & car travel all spring to mind. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Energizing Music
Winner of our Editor’s Choice Award for November 2012, this stunning and original song is filled with Gypsy passion, hope, love, and longing. UK Composer David C. Hewitt is the talented and in-demand genius behind this sophisticated classical World music composition. Soaring violin melodies and stunning female vocals touch the heart and soul of your audience, adding the searing reality and raw emotions to an epic tale of life and love.
A PASSIONATE ETHEREAL world piece. A haunting ethnic solo voice & violin set the scene with the rhythm kicking in around 1:32, wonderful for building tension in your film or documentary. This is the kind of music that international audiences love! 'A Beautiful, Rhythmic, Modern Fusion of Styles'. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Sad Music
A SLOW SORROWFUL modern orchestral film score for your delight. Piano and strings intertwine while the emotion is heightened using a boy's haunting soprano voice. Great montage of narrative clips or during a long tracking shot. EMOTIONAL and CONTEMPORARY, mysterious, moody, murder in the mansion. Male Vocals, Dramatic, Sad Music
EPIC TRAILER MUSIC. It begins with a Linkin Park like piano motif then builds with a Clint Mansell like string sound and rock drum kit before an explosive choir comes in. Perfect key change towards the end! Excellent for trailer work, try cutting 4 bars before the key change for ultimate impact! Mixed Vocals, Dangerous, Dark Music
Take your audience on a magical ride with this epic, angelic choir piece. This music has the ability to unlock those secret fears and desires … Enter a bittersweet journey of love and longing, just make sure you have your tissues ready for the EMOTIONS you are about to expose yourself to! Mixed Vocals, Dramatic, Tender music
Beautiful young choir singing an Elfmanesque melody … Perfect for wondrous animation and dramatic emotional fantasy scenes. Great for those epic Disney moments. Lovely for Christmas based pieces. Awesome for advertising your products. Impress your audience today with this lovely recording! Mixed Vocals, Soundalikes, Danny Elfman
A personal tribute to the great Christopher Lee in his most famous role as 'Scaramanga' from James Bond 'The Man with a Golden Gun' (1974). It beautifully captures this golden era of British and Italian cinema from a modern perspective! Use for anything you want to give a golden musical glow to! Mixed Vocals, Soundalikes, James Bond
HUGE CHOIR TRAILER. This is a huge sounding choir trailer cue, big drums and thrilling strings add to the effect. Need it EPIC? Then look no further! Great for a blockbuster trailer. Suitable for any genre where an epic trailer is needed … Download & check it out today, your audience will love it! Mixed Vocals, Horror, Horror Action Intense
This beautiful neo - operatic choral piece evokes feelings of intense longing. It has a peaceful but unsettling feel to it, similar to the piece 'Vide Cor Meum' from the movie 'Hannibal'. A serious work like this has so many applications, from advertising to film making, your audience will love it! Mixed Vocals, Dramatic, Magical Music
A beautiful ethereal female voice soars high over a lush cinematic film orchestra. Passionate, emotional, with a sense of longing and hopefulness. The sparkly highs and deep bass notes will move your audience to tears! Dreamy sentimental elegant and sophisticated. Healing timeless triumphant, Female Vocals, Dramatic, Ethereal Music
Want a kick ass rock / metal track for your zombie movie trailer? Like those killer rock tracks on horror movie genre credit rolls? This track has it all, solid drum kit, mega guitars and in ya face vocals ... The lyrics are: "All has failed, all is wrecked ... Rotten to the core". Zombietastic! Male Vocals, Rock, Hard Rock
If you dangled a couple of microphones into the 7th circle of hell this is what you may hear! A low, grinding machine like orchestra underpins very spooky & ghostly 'singing'. While deep, dark sounds torment the tortured souls, who rattle chains and bang objects in agony as the flames consume them, Mixed Vocals, Horror, Horror Edgy
Imagine the glowing red sand of the middle east ... this piece will transport you to lands of beauty and danger. A haunting melody echoes across the centuries and native instruments create a deep spectrum of emotion, perfect for documentaries, drama, news reports, current affairs and conflict. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
EPIC CHOIR supported by an ever changing dramatic orchestra & insistent synthesizer line. This piece is anachronistic, being timeless & contemporary at once. Suggested uses are modern films covering topics like Ballet, War & Magic. Like the feel? Then try David's alternative version with no choir. Mixed Vocals, Dramatic, Magical Music
HUGE CHOIR TRAILER think Steve Jablonsky + Hanz Zimmer. This is a modern, ominous & massive sounding choir trailer cue, big drums and thrilling strings add to the effect if you must scare your audience then look no further. Great for a blockbuster trailer, take your audience there today! Mixed Vocals, Action, Intense Gothic
HUGE CHOIR TRAILER think Clint Mansell + Hanz Zimmer. This is a scary, ominous & sacred sounding choir trailer cue, big drums and thrilling strings add to the effect if you must scare your audience then look no further. Great for a blockbuster trailer or even a parody of one, the choice is yours! Mixed Vocals, Horror, Gothic Intense