This is my composition entry for the Spitfire Audio / Bridgerton Scoring Competition August 2022. https://youtu.be/BFWkKDLjAuA Spitfire Audio teamed up…
Martin George Selwood – composer, independent artist and music producer from the UK
Epic cinematic and electronic music that incorporates many different styles. Music to take you on a journey and delve into the human spirit. Earlier in 2022, Martin composed music for several episodes of comedy series Long Shots (available on YouTube and Amazon Prime Video).
With 11 albums, and over 40+ singles released, and with over 115,000+ streams on US streaming service Pandora. His music has been played in more than 70 countries.
A prolific writer, he has composed and recorded nearly nine hundred original pieces of music. These cover different styles, and genres from ambient electronic music to jazz, synth-wave, alternative dance, funk, experimental electronica as well as orchestral and cinematic and soundtrack style music.
Music inspired by electronic musicians such as Vangelis, Jean-Michel Jarre, and Tangerine Dream as well as soundtrack music, ’70s disco, ’80s pop, jazz, Latin music, industrial, and heavy rock.
Over the years, Martin has recorded, produced and arranged music for other artists. These include recording and producing an album for the heavy-metal band Voodoo Moon. Additional production for two albums by political rap collective Class Actions. In 2019 he arranged and produced a cover of ‘No Rancho Fundo’ (written by Lamartine Babo and Ary Barroso) for Luis Martelo. In 2020 he was asked to arrange and produce ‘Uber Time’, a song composed by Hollywood producer and screenwriter Scott Fivelson.
2021 was a hectic year with 31 singles released as well as a couple of scoring competitions/challenges.
2022 has seen the first official composer credit on three episodes of Welsh comedy series Long Shots (available on Amazon and temporarily YouTube).
Martin is currently working on a series of music based around the interpretation, symbolism and hidden meanings of Tarot cards as well as other new music. There are other composing/scoring and music projects planned for the coming year too.