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.