Composing For Film

  • Town House Courtyard
  • 25 June 2022, 10am
  • Workshop

This workshop is a must for all budding screen composers. Presented by Patrick Savage, Australian/UK composer, concert violinist, former Principal 1st Violin, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and one half of the iconoclastic composing duo of Savage & Spies.


Patrick Savage & Holeg Spies, Composer Duo.

The Unison of two dramatically different, yet perfectly complementary music-makers.

Working together since 2007 to create unique soundscapes for film, television, theatre, video games & immersive audiovisual experiences.

Creation of film scores for unannounced projects in 2021 for the producers of John Wick & Sicario and best known for the scores of The Human Centipede, The Outsider (James Caan) the award-winning Apartment 407, and Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom (PS3) from Sony Interactive Entertainment.

The iconoclastic composer duo, Savage & Spies work in creative collaboration with some of the finest musicians in the world, many of whom are fully equipped to work remotely.

They’ve brought their eclectic sound to film, television and video games titles from around the world, with their long history of close creative collaboration with top British musicians, their scores have routinely featured some of today’s greatest recording artists, including:

Mary Scully ,double-bass - Inception
Nico Sabatini
,guitar - Hamilton The Musical
Caroline Dale
,cello - 1917
Bruce White ,viola - Avengers: Endgame
Ian King
, bass - Disney's The Little Mermaid
Julia Biel
, South African vocalist - Bob Dylan supporting artist
Bozidar Vukotic cello - No Time To Die
Geoffrey Hales, principal percussionist for Maurice Jarre
Disa Jakobs, Icelandic vocalist - Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Jon Klein
, guitar - Siouxsie & The Banshees
East Bay Ray
, guitar - Dead Kennedys
Yasushi Yamazaki, Japanese percussionist