Simon Russell is an EMMY Award winning freelance composer from the UK, composing music in a diverse range of styles for both Film and TV productions.
2014 EMMY Awards
commissioned to compose for new 3 part BBC series on Abstract Expressionism “Made in USA”
composing for new 3 part ITV travel series featuring Joanna Lumley
Mary Magdalene: Art’s Scarlet Woman – a film by Waldemar Januszczak broadcast on BBC Four 6th April at 9pm.
Exodus; Our Journey to Europe wins BAFTA for best director – factual
Exodus; Our Journey to Europe nominated for an RTS award.
Exodus wins RTS award for Best Documentary series.
Commissioned to compose for a Channel 4 film about exotic pets Animal House.
Exodus nominated for 2 BAFTAs.
commissioned to compose for KeoFilms new series of “Exodus; Our Journey to Europe”
composed the theme for a new ZCZ documentary “Scarlet Woman: How Art Invented Mary Magdalene”
How The Wild West Was Won with Ray Mears is repeated on BBC 4 19th, 26th December and 2nd January at 8pm