LMO perform with Paul Weller at London’s Royal Festival Hall

Paul Weller and LMO recently performed 2 sold out concerts at the Royal Festival Hall, London.

Paul Weller concert rehearsal

Paul performed tracks from his new album True Meanings as well as other career classics in the concerts, which were also recorded for subsequent DVD and cinematic release. Hannah Peel arranged and conducted the tracks and scored for strings and brass. LMO was led by Kirsten Klingels.

The concert cinematic release is scheduled for February 28, 2019.


LMO record Christmas Ident music with Alex Baranowski

LMO record Christmas Ident music with Alex BaranowskiLMO recently recorded title music for all BBC1’s Christmas 2018 programmes with composer Alex Baranowski.

Alex scored for an unusual but very effective lineup which comprised 2 groups of nine strings (4 violins, 2 violas, 2 cello and double bass) with solo violin played by Janice Graham and solo cello played by Peter Gregson.

Andy Brown conducted LMO and the session took place at Air Lyndhurst Hall.LMO record Christmas Ident music with Alex Baranowski

The broadcasts will run for the whole of December 2018.

 

Nureyev is released

Rudolf Nureyev, ballet dancer, New York City, October 1, 1962A documentary film about the life of legendary Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev has just been released to considerable critical acclaim.

LMO recorded Alex Baranowski’s score in February 2017 at Abbey Road studio 1.

Alex scored for a 9 piece string section, which was led by David Juritz, who also contributed violin solos. Richard Harwood also recorded cello

solos for the soundtrack. LMO was conducted by Andy Brown.

DSC06218 smallAlex Baranowski recorded solo piano music and produced the sessions.

Nureyev is produced by Jacqui Morris and David Morris and released byFrith Street Films.

Alex Baranowski’s soundtrack is available on Apple Music, Spotify and Amazon music.

LMO record with Sheridan Smith

SS 1 smallLMO recently completed recordings for Sheridan Smith’s new album at British Grove Studios.

Rupert Christie arranged 11 tracks for the new album and also conducted LMO which was led by David Juritz.

The album was recorded in 4 sessions – 2 sessions for 22 strings, 1 for 4 horns and 1 for trumpet, tenor trombone and tenor and baritone sax.

Sheridan Smith’s album will shortly be released on the Warner Music label.

LMO make the final recordings for Unforgotten series 3 with Michael Price

Unforgotten 1 smallLMO recently recorded the last 2 episodes for Unforgotten series 3 with composer Michael Price.

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

Michael Price scored for a 12 piece string section which was led by David Juritz and conducted by the composer at Abbey Road studio 3.

Cellist Peter Gregson then added solos to the soundtrack.

Unforgotten series 3 will started broadcasting recently on ITV and will subsequently be distributed internationally by BBC Worldwide.

LMO make further recordings for Unforgotten series 3 with Michael Price

unforgotten 1 smallLMO recently recorded 2 more episodes for Unforgotten series 3 with composer Michael Price.

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

Michael Price scored for a 12 piece string section which was led by David Juritz and conducted by the composer at Abbey Road studio 3. unforgotten 2 smallCellist Peter Gregson then added solos to the soundtrack.

Unforgotten series 3 will start broadcasting Sunday July 15th on ITV and will subsequently be distributed internationally by BBC Worldwide.

LMO record ‘I’ll See You in My Dreams’ for Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Mi limo smallLMO recently recorded a version of ‘I’ll See You in My Dreams’ for Mission: Impossible – Fallout.

Simon Chamberlain arranged, conducted and played piano on the session and Tommy Blaize sang the vocal.

Simon scored for 10 strings, 3 tenor trombones, 1 bass trombone together with a rhythm section comprising piano, upright bass, Mi Fallout smallguitar and drum kit.

LMO was led by Janice Graham and the session took place at Angel studio 3.

Mission: Impossible – Fallout will be released Worldwide at the end of July 2018.

LMO start recordings for Unforgotten series 3 with Michael Price

Unforgotten smallLMO recently commenced recordings for Unforgotten series 3 with composer Michael Price.

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

Michael Price scored for a 12 piece string section which was led by David Juritz and conducted by the composer at Abbey Road studio 3. Unforgotten Box smallCellist Peter Gregson then added solos to the soundtrack.

Unforgotten series 3 will start broadcasting soon on ITV and will also be distributed internationally by BBC Worldwide.

LMO record BBC World Cup Promos with Alex Baranowski

1 copyLMO recently recorded Alex Baranowski’s music which will front all the BBC’s World Cup coverage from Russia this summer.

Alex scored for a 26 piece string section, single woodwind, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone and timps. The recordings, which also featured World renowned Bass Sir John Tomlinson were made at Abbey Road studio 1. LMO was led by

2 copyJanice Graham who also contributed violin solos, and conducted by Andy Brown.

The sessions were produced by Alex Baranowski and engineered by Andy Dudman.

The BBC’s World Cup coverage starts soon on BBC1.

Steve leaves LMO!

Steve Fox, Company Secretary for the last 28 years, recently retired from LMO. Check out these photos from Steve’s retirement party which happened after a recent session at Abbey Road Studios!

 

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