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  • Douglas Dunn has won Queen Gold Medal for Poetry 2014
  • George Dennis designs sound for REGENERATION on tour
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  • Gregory Clarke designs sound for MY NIGHT WITH REG at the Donmar
  • Olly Fox composes score for THE COMEDY OF ERRORS at the Globe
  • Pia Furtado directs TITUS ANDRONICUS at Bold Tendencies, Peckham
  • James Perkins designs BREEDERS at the St James Theatre
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Client details

Matthew Scott

Composer

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About

Matthew Scott trained at the Guildhall School and City University London followed by studies at the Berlin Hochshule fur Musik and in New York, where he worked as Music Assistant to Lotte Lenya. Matthew Scott has written music for many plays including premieres by Alan Bennett, Richard Bean, John Mortimer, Harold Pinter, David Edgar, Mark Ravenhill, Howard Barker and Julian Mitchell. He was a member of cult systems band The Lost Jockey, and has produced among others Trans Global Underground, Antony and the Johnstons and Martha Wainwright. His orchestral version of ‘Sergeant Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band’ was premiered by the London Sinfonietta at the Milan festival in 2007 sung by Jarvis Cocker, Marianne Faithfull and others. In October 2007 Matthew made his debut with Faithless in Moscow.

His work in television includes Medics, In Suspicious Circumstances, Middlemarch, Trevor’s World of Sport, Drop the Dead Donkey (International Emmy and BAFTA Awards), Sex ‘n’ Death, Lord of Misrule, Eleven Men Against Eleven, King Leek, Crossing the Floor (International Emmy and BAFTA nominations), Bedtime, The Mrs Bradley Mysteries, Underworld (British Comedy Award).

Films include, The Landgirls, The Feast of July and King Girl (RTS Best Soundtrack nomination).

Matthew Scott is an Associate of Birmingham Rep and an honorary vice-President of the Chichester City Brass Band.

He is Head of Music at the National Theatre, London.

Film
ProductionCompanyNotes
THE LAND GIRLS
(1998)
Film Four
Television
ProductionCompanyNotes
SEX 'N' DEATHBBC Screen Two
MR WHITE GOES TO WESTMINSTERBBC Screen Two
LORD OF MISRULEBBC Screen One
THE TRIAL OF LORD LUCANGranada
11 MEN AGAINST 11Channel Four
KING LEEKGranada/ ITV Network
CROSSING THE FLOORBBC Screen Two
TREVOR'S WORLD OF SPORTBBC1/Hattrick
BEDTIMEBBC 1
MRS BRADLEYS MYSTERIESBBC 1 drama
UNDERWORLDChannel Four
THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVEGranada
DROP THE DEAD DONKEYHat Trick/ Channel Four
MEDICSGranada
IN SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCESGranada
WELLINGTONS WOMENDiverse for C4
FAMILIESGranada
FLOODTIDEGranada
RAISED BY THE STATEBBC1
THE CIRCLEChichester Festival Theatre
QUEEN VICTORIAS EMPIREBrook Lapping / PBS USA
THE MURDER SEASONLWT
DID YOU KNOW?The Edge for BBC Worldwide
THE BODY HUNTERHart Ryan for BBC 1
CLASSIC CHALLENGEBBC Wales
BEST OF ENEMIESBBC 1
CHARLES AT FIFTYLWT
NORLAND NANNIESGranada for C4
TALES FROM THE CRYPTDiscovery Channel
TALES FROM THE TOWERDiscovery Channel
BULLYINGBBC Bristol
ALL THE WORLDS A STAGEBBC
Theatre
ProductionCompanyNotes
COLLABORATION/TAKING SIDESChichester Festival Theatre
THE CHERRY ORCHARDChichester Festival Theatre
HOBSON'S CHOICEChichester Festival Theatre
TWELFTH NIGHTChichester Festival Theatre
OFFICE SUITEChichester Festival Theatre
HYSTERIAThe Birmingham Rep
THE DUCHESS OF MALFI
(2009)
West Yorkshire Playhouse
MOTHER COURAGEEnglish Touring Theatre
PRAVDAChichester Festival Theatre
ENTERTAINING ANGELSChichester Festival Theatre
THE LIFE OF GALILEOThe Birmingham Rep
THE TEMPESTThe Liverpool Everyman
THE HYPOCHONDRIACThe Almeida, West End
THE WITCHESThe Wyndhams Theatre, West End
MOTHER CLAP'S MOLLY HOUSETransferred from The National Theatre to The Aldwych Theatre in London's West End
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