LMO record Nureyev with Alex Baranowski

1 smallLMO recently recorded Alex Baranowski’s beautiful score for a stunning documentary of the life of Rudolph Nureyev, told solely through never before seen archive footage and newly commissioned choreography.

Alex Baranowski’s music was written for a 9 piece string section which was then overlaid by solo violin (David Juritz) and solo cello (Richard Harwood). Further overdubs involved solo oboe and 2 horns. 2 smallLMO was conducted by Andy Brown and the recordings took place at Abbey Road studio 1.

Nureyev is written and directed by Jacqui Morris and David Morris and will be released by Frith Street Films later this year.

LMO record Robin with Frank Ilfman

1 smallLMO recently recorded Frank Ilfman’s score for Robin at Rak studio 1.

Robin is a Danish thriller written and directed by Antonio Tublen and starring Jesper Christensen, Maibritt Saerens and Rosalind Mynster.

Frank Ilfman composed for a string octet and double bass and the score was orchestrated by Matthew Slater.

2 smallLMO was led by Rita Manning and conducted by Matthew Slater.

Robin will be released in 2017.

LMO record another Endeavour film for series 4

Endeavour 1 smallLMO recently recorded Matthew Slater’s score for the third film in the fourth series of the hugely popular ITV Drama series Endeavour, starring Shaun Evans and Roger Allam.

This film is directed by Börkur Sigþórsson and Matthew Slater scored for a 34 piece string section with flute, clarinet, 2 horns, harp and acoustic guitar. LMO was led by David Juritz and conducted by the
composer. Endeavour 2 smallOrchestrations were by led by Tristan Noon and Simon Whiteside and the session was engineered by Paul Golding at Abbey Road Studio 1.

Endeavour series 4, produced by Mammoth Screen and Masterpiece for ITVstarted broadcasting in January 2017.

Endeavour Series 4 Film 3: Lazaretto from Andy Brown on Vimeo.

LMO record a new Endeavour film with Matt Slater

Endeavour 1 smallLMO recently recorded Matthew Slater’s score for the first film in the fourth series of the hugely popular ITV Drama series Endeavour, starring Shaun Evans and Roger Allam.

This film is directed by Ashley Pearce and Matt Slater scored for a 34 piece string section with clarinet, 2 horns and harp. LMO was led by Rita Manning and conducted by Matt. Orchestrations were by Simon
Whiteside and Tristan Noon and the session was engineered by Paul
Golding at Abbey Road Studio 1. Endeavour 2 smallThe film and score feature the unusual instrumentation of two Cristal baschets.


Endeavour series 4, produced by Mammoth Screen and Masterpiece for ITV, started broadcasting in January 2017.

LMO Record Unforgotten

Unforgotten 1 smallLMO recently recorded the first 2 episodes of Michael Price’s score for Unforgotten  – a new 6 part series for ITV.

Unforgotten was created and written by Chris Lang, and stars Nicola Walker and Sanjeev Bhaskar.

Michael Price scored for a 17 piece string section which was led by Tom Kemp and conducted by the composer at Abbey Road studio 2.

Unforgotten 2 smallUnforgotten will start broadcasting soon on ITV and will also be distributed internationally by BBC Worldwide.

LMO record 6 part series for the BBC

1 smallLMO recently recorded Natalie Holt’s score for a new 6 part series for BBC1.

The series (as yet without a title) was created by Dominic Treadwell-Collins and produced by Vicky Wharton. It is based on Eastenders characters Kat Moon (played by Jessie Wallace) and Alfie Moon (played by Shane Richie).

2 smallNatalie Holt scored for synths, guitar and a 12 piece string section which was led by Thom Gould, and conducted by Andy Brown.

Jessica Danheisser assisted Natalie with score preparation and the sessions was engineered by Toby Hulbert at Air-edel studios.

Filming took place on location in Dublin and Dunmore East, and it is scheduled for broadcast on BBC1 in early 2017.

LMO perform for Burberry at London Fashion Week with Ilan Eshkeri

Burberry 1 smallLMO recently recorded and performed Reliquary – a specially commissioned piece by Ilan Eshkeri for Burberry, at London Fashion Week.

Ilan Eshkeri used a string section of 15 with flute,oboe,clarinet,horn, trumpet, piano and 5 vocalists. For the recording David Juritz led LMO which was conducted by Andy Brown.
The sessions were engineered and co-produced by Steve Mclaughlin and
Ilan Eshkeri and took place at Air Lyndhurst Hall.

Burberry 2 smallBurberry’s London Fashion Week show where Reliquary was premiered, took place at the old Foyles bookshop. Jamie Hutchinson led LMO which was conducted by Ilan Eshkeri.

The soundtrack for Reliquary recently reached number 1 on the iTunes UK Classical charts.

LMO record My Mother and Other Strangers with Natalie Holt

1 smallLMO recently recorded Natalie Holt’s score for my Mother and Other Strangers – a new 5 part series for BBCTV.

My Mother and Other Strangers stars Hattie Morahan, Owen McDonnell and Aaron Staton. It is written by Barry Devlin and directed by Adrian Shergold.

Natalie Holt scored for a 15 piece string section with harp and piano.
2 smallLMO was led by Rita Manning and Thom Gould, both of whom
contributed violin solos, and conducted by Andy Brown.

Jessica Dannheiser assisted Natalie with score preparation and orchestration and the sessions was engineered by Paul Golding at Abbey Road Studio 2.

My Mother and other Strangers from Andy Brown on Vimeo.

LMO score Doctor Thorne with Ilan Eshkeri

Thorne 1 smallLMO recently recorded Doctor Thorne – a 3 part series with composer Ilan Eshkeri at Angel studio 1. Doctor Thorne chronicles the life of pauper Mary Thorne, who grows up with her Uncle Dr Thorne, and her relationship with the family at nearby Greshamsbury Park Estate.

Ilan Eshkeri used a string section of 11 together with single woodwind, harp and piano. David Juritz and Tom Kemp led LMO which was
conducted by Andy Brown. The sessions were engineered and
co-produced by Steve Mclaughlin and Ilan Eshkeri.

Thorne 2 smallDoctor Thorne stars Tom Hollander, Stefanie Martini and Harry Richardson. The screenplay was written by Julian Fellowes and the series recently broadcast to rave reviews on ITV.

LMO record Swallows and Amazons with Ilan Eshkeri

Still for article 2LMO recently recorded Swallows and Amazons – a new BBC films production based on the classic best selling children’s book by Arthur Ransome.

Composer Ilan Eshkeri scored for 2 string groups of 15 pieces and 30 pieces, with single woodwind (with doubles), 2 horns, flugelhorn, tenor and bass trombone, harp and timps.

Tom Kemp led LMO which was conducted by Andy Brown and Steve Mclaughlin co-produced the sessions with Ilan Eshkeri.

Swallows and Amazons was recorded at Abbey Road studio 1 and Angel studio 1. It is directed by Philippa Lowthorpe and produced by Nick Barton, Nick O’Hagen and Joe Oppenheimer.

Swallows & Amazons was released in 2016 under the distribution of Front Row Filmed Entertainment.

Swallows & Amazons from Andy Brown on Vimeo.