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.
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
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
Silly plucked strings evoke images of cartoon characters in various acts of stupidity! Very good for cartoons aimed at children this little piece would also work very well for advertising various products. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Warner Bros., Johann II Strauss
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, Soundalikes, Terminator
Begins as almost a parody of the trailer style, this is Danny Elfman circa 1997 ... It soon grows into a Mega trailer with huge drums and stabbing brass! Lull your audience into a sense of false security then hit 'em hard whilst still retaining an element of cheese! Not possible? Take a listen ... Instrumental, Soundalikes, Danny Elfman
Mega trailer piece suitable for those moments when the superhero of our story saves the day. Epic brass, strings and percussion drive this tense music to a very satisfying climax! Lots of noise and action happening on screen? This will easily fill those gaps between the foley ... Try it out now. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Danny Elfman
This famous and instantly recognizable Saint Saens piece is always very much in demand for film & documentary work. A quirky upbeat blend of percussion, piano & strings similar to the famous Danse Macabre - create a whimsical timeless atmosphere! For magic, mystery & drama this suits all ages. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Danny Elfman, Camille Saint-Saens
This track Rocks! Burning guitar & bass riffs over a modern drum track. It builds to a satisfying climax when the strings kick in & play the guitar riff too! Perfect for extreme sports documentaries or as a chase scene enhancer. Turn it up to 11 ... your gonna love this one even more than the last! Instrumental, Soundalikes, Linkin Park
Imagine the battle for planet earth, where humanity is pitted against killer machines. The good news is that it looks like we're winning ... Use this track for high action trailers, behind epic, futuristic battle scenes & anywhere you want the audience to be blown away! Massive, pounding strings. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Transformers Soundalikes
Massive guitar & bass riffs over a modern rock drum kit. Very exciting with a slightly sinister edge, perfect for extreme sports documentaries or as a chase scene enhancer. Turn it up to 11 ... your gonna love this one! Instrumental, Soundalikes, Linkin Park
Epic Blockbuster Classical music for film & advertising, in the Star Wars/John Williams vein. Instantly add class & sophistication to your film or production with this well known 19th Century classic. Upbeat symphonic movement. An exciting, fast, intense cinematic & musical masterwork! Instrumental, Soundalikes, Star Wars, Antonin Dvorak
TERMINATOR UNDERSCORE great for accompanying tracking shots and onscreen movement. The use of a persistent synthesized guitar sequence gives this piece a very contemporary sound - a solo voice & French horn add even more emotion and depth to the high point in the middle. DRAMATIC & ANTICIPATORY. Instrumental, Soundalikes, Terminator
You know in MATRIX 2 where Mr. Smith clones himself & fights Neo in the playground? This music is like that! Drum kit & orchestra tense strings, brass stabs. Fight scenes, car chases, high tension aerial pursuits, sword fights, ninjas, Sci Fi space war, intense battle. And a thrilling jumpy climax! Instrumental, Soundalikes, Danny Elfman
WARNING!! THIS TRACK ROCKS. Blisteringly hot guitar & bass riffs over a modern percussive rhythm track. Builds to a satisfying keyboard driven climax, perfect for extreme sports documentaries or as a chase scene enhancer. Turn it up to 11... your gonna love this one! Instrumental, Soundalikes, Linkin Park