New York native Tom Jemmott started playing guitar at the age of 10 after hearing the Beatles, and today he writes music for Film, TV, Trailers, and Video Games. His credits include ABC's prime-time game show "Downfall," Fox's "American Idol," and advertising spots for Disney's "Alice in Wonderland," Microsoft, and Honda. Tom has also scored many films including the teen comedy "All She Wishes" starring Calum Worthy (Disney's Austin & Ally) and the horror film "Bloody Homecoming," and he was nominated for Best Original Score at the Pan Pacific Film Festival for "Thirst."
Tom Jemmott’s “Nightmare” offers up whimsical charm for Halloween films, parodies, comedy chases, and adorable kids’ promos and movies – so we’re delighted to honor this NY Composer’s quirky Tim Burton-style track with our Editor’s Choice Award for October. Take a wild ride with Tom’s flying orchestral cue…
Tom Jemmott became the guitarist and musical director for top Jazz singer Belinda Womack and was voted Tampa Bay's Best Jazz Band in 1994. He also performed in concert with legendary cornetist Nat Adderly and was the opening act for many of America's top Jazz artists. Besides being an avid composer, Tom continues performing as a Jazz, Classical, Pop, and Rock guitarist. His influences range from Wes Montgomery, Pat Metheny and John Scofield, to the rock sounds of Jimi Hendrix, Keith Urban and the Beatles, and the film music of Danny Elfman, James Newton Howard and Hans Zimmer.
Tom's additional credits include:
Films - 3 Times a Charm, Bloody Homecoming, 1 Chance 2 Dance, 12 Dog Days Till Christmas, All She Wishes, Varsity Blood, Infected, Affliction, Thirst, The Bedford Devil, Shalom and Mr Egg.
TV - Fox's American Idol, A&E's The Squad: Prison Police, Bulletproof
Advertising - Sleepy's Mattress, ESPN, Sky Sports, Honda, Microsoft
(OCTOBER 2015) Take a flying ride on Tom Jemmott's exciting Elfman-style "Nightmare," our Editor's Choice Award for October. Our clients love Tom's soaring, thrilling cue for movie trailers, kids adverts, Halloween fun, and sneaky, quirky Horror parodies. Playful menace to grab your audience's attention!!!Up tempo, quirky and playful horror music with orchestral and electronic sounds, great for film projects and intense video games. Written in the style of Danny Elfman/Tim Burton films, this track will add pizzazz to ad campaigns or any action film that needs to grab attention quick and not let go! Instrumental, Horror, Halloween Whimsical
Big, epic U2-style track perfect for commerical use. Delay-driven guitars and use of choir set this track apart. Sports events, media, website, advertising. Vibrant, heroic and motivational, movie trailer or closing credits. Instrumental, Soundalikes, U2
Big, up-tempo, epic orchestral track ala Lord of the Rings, Gladiator and 300. Great for action, sports, NFL, ESPN, battle scenes. Dramatic, intense with heavy drums, percussion, and choir make this track perfect for film trailers and video games. Instrumental, Action, Intense Orchestral
Big, lush pop rock track perfect for advertising and commercial use. Great underscore for TLC shows and reality TV. Especially produced music to enhance new media, technology, communications images, films and/or websites. Instrumental, Rock, Pop Rock
Big action adventure trailer music with heavy percussion edge and choir. Victorious, Regal and Powerful orchestral piece. Inspired by Lord Of The Rings, Narnia, Last of the Mohicans. Magnificent yet graceful it give you the impression of epic scenery and battles. Perfect for games, trailers, film. Instrumental, Dramatic, Regal Orchestral
Hot, Latin, sexy, steamy, salsa style uptempo rhythmic groove. Compelling classic salsa dance track with modern elements. Featuring piano, latin congas and percussion, brass and acoustic guitar. Great for commercials with a flavor of South America. Wild, fiery, and fun. Exotic flirty and sassy. Instrumental, Tropical, Salsa
Emotional strings with reflective piano. Life's Price is about death, love, loss and what living brings us. Perfect for a drama film. Soul-searching, life-and-death, difficult decisions to make, slight sad tone, driving in a bus/car thinking, cannot sleep, down, discouraged, lost, meaningful. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Quirky fairy tale horror music with orchestral and electronic sounds, great for films projects and spooky video games. Female choir and ghostly voices simulate those swooping scary fairies in the woods! Written in the style of Danny Elfman, this track'll add creepy pizzazz to film/ad campaigns. Instrumental, Horror, Horror Action Moderate
Dynamite high energy instrumental rock track perfect for sports footage, car commercial or any TV advertising. Energetic corporate branding campaign, corporate video, or presentation. New discoveries, teamwork, motivational, powerful and winning music. Moving forward successfully. Instrumental, Rock, Modern Rock
Time To Be Scared! Intense, Classic Horror Flick music, tense, frightening cue with scratchy strings, turbulent effects and more. In the style of Universal Horror films like The Wolfman and Danny Elfman scores. Great for your scary film project/Web/Trailer/Game. No hiding or running for your life! Instrumental, Horror, Classic Retro Thriller
Spirited classical guitar arrangement of traditional spanish melody from the town of Malaga. Fiery and up-tempo, this track is perfect for commercial advertising, games, trailers, media, website, corporate presentations, etc. Instrumental, Latin, Flamenco
Big, lush pop rock track perfect for Advertising/MovieTheme/Trailer/Commercial use. Evokes a feeling of success, achievement and hard work ethic. In the style of The Devil Wears Prada/Marley and Me. Especially produced to enhance new media, technology, communications images, films and/or websites. Instrumental, Dramatic, Energizing Music