Jon is an award-winning composer, sound designer and multi-instrumentalist creating immersive and richly-detailed music / sound scores for drama, documentary and interactive media nationally and internationally on television, VR, audio drama and in the theatre.
Drawing on a huge range of eclectic influences and an extensive network of outstanding live instrumentalists, he’s composed and recorded music in a wide range of styles ranging from sweeping orchestral music to electronica, choral writing, quirky sound design and intimate acoustic textural work.
He’s been extensively commissioned by broadcasters including BBC Radio and BBC TV, Channel 4, ITV, Sky & Al Jazeera, and his music / sound scores are regularly heard in major theatres around the UK including the Royal Shakespeare Company, National Theatre and in the West End. As well as theatre, his sound design work also ranges from audio drama to work with contemporary music and opera ensembles.
‘Unearthly, gorgeous music’ (The Times)
You can find a wider selection of music clips organized by style / genre here.
Current and recent projects include the composed features Ballad Of the Blade and Ballad Of The Fix for BBC Radio 4, Henry IV Part1 and Unicorns, Almost for Radio 3’s Drama on 3, The Turning Forest (BBC VR), Five Nights in Chicago (BBC World Service), The Tracy Beaker Podcast (BBC Sounds), Manor and My Brilliant Friend at the National Theatre, the world stage premieres of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin and Touching The Void in the West End, and the international tour of Breaking The Waves (Scottish Opera / Edinburgh International Festival).