News update: Michael's album 'The Long Way Home' will be released in February 2014.
Follow this link for more info and to watch a short film about the making of the album.
To be released on Vinyl and Digital download in 2014.
A special thanks to the following people
who have contributed to make this album possible:
Michael is an award-winning screen composer, orchestrator and multi-instrumentalist. His credits include performing, writing and producing music for film and TV, as well as working with some of the biggest names in popular music from Steve Winwood to Soul II Soul.
Michael's film work includes composing original music for Richard Linklater's movie Me and Orson Welles (starring Zac Efron & Claire Danes) and indie feature Forget Me Not. Michael has also collaborated on several feature film scores with Paul Oakenfold providing additional music and orchestrations for Disney's G Force, Overture Pictures Nothing Like the Holidays (starring Alfred Molina & John Leguizamo), and Japanese anime hit Vexille. Michael is also an acclaimed documentary composer with credits such as Alien Deep and E=Mc2.
Michael's own instrumental album Terra Cognita featuring the legendary Brazilian percussionist, Airto Moreira, is available now for download.
The Long Way Home
An album of new compositions featuring some of UKs finest jazz musicians: Gerard Presencer, Nigel Hitchcock, Ben Castle and Jason Rebello.
Available February 2014.
A reflective journey through sound, Terra Cognita has its roots in world music and jazz, and is a tribute to nature's power and beauty. Visit www.terracognita.co.uk