CREDITS

BBC Olympic Breakfast 2016

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BBC Breakfast

A special mix of the BBC Breakfast theme with a Brazilian twist, for the 2016 Olympics from Rio. Graphics are by James Mobbs and the BBC Manchester team

 

BBC News

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BBC

David’s iconic and instantly recognisable soundtrack has been the musical identity of BBC Television News since 1999. David has created many different versions of the music, to accompany news programmes across the whole of the BBC's domestic and global television output. You can listen to more themes in the Members Area.

Euronews

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Euronews / Lambie Nairn

The 2016 rebrand from International News Channel Euronews, designed to reflect its more modern outlook across its regions.

The visuals were crearted by Lambie Nairn who worked closely with David and his co-writer on the project Sam Worskett.

The Great Debate 2016

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BBC

 

David's title music fronted the BBC's final and biggest debate on the EU referendum, broadcast on BBC One on 21 June 2016 at 8pm.

 

Bloomberg TV

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Bloomberg

David worked to create a theme that was recognizable and upbeat, that could brand the Bloomberg TV network. The goal was to compose something unique and instantly recognizable with a core theme that could be used in any number of different ways spread across the network.

Countryfile

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BBC

Countryfile is currently one of the most popular programmes on British Television, reporting on rural and environmental issues within the United Kingdom. This is the latest arrangement of the current theme. David has written several themes for the show, since it first aired in 1988.

The Question Jury

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Channel 4

"Seven strangers locked in a jury room must answer general knowledge questions unanimously to stand a chance of winning up to £10,000 but only one of them leaves with the day's total prize fund"

Grand Designs

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Channel 4

Grand Designs has been on air since April 1999, and is in its eleventh series with David’s distinctive title music. It is among Channel 4’s most watched shows. The 100th Edition was broadcast in October 2012.

David’s theme has become popular for wedding couples, with several requests for it to accompany their walk down the aisle.

The One Show

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BBC

The One Show is broadcast live on weekdays at 7pm on BBC One. David's theme has fronted the show since its launch in July 2007. The trumpet sound emerged from a conversation with the producer, who suggested the track "Would You..? as an example of something he really liked the sound of.

Victoria Derbyshire

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BBC News

With original stories, exclusive interviews, audience debate and breaking news, Victoria Derbyshire presents the BBC's new daily news and current affairs. The show goes out on BBC Two and the BBC News Channel.

Santander

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Santander UK

Composed by David and produced by CORD WW founding partner Elisa Harris, this theme for Santander UK's latest TVC was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London. The ad, which is airing in 90" and 30" versions, features the Santander brand ambassadors Jessica Ennis, Rory McIlroy and Jenson Button. 

The Great Interior Design Challenge

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BBC

A 12 part series in which amateur designers compete to be the best British Interior Designer. The series travels across the country, to introduce a new street and house design in each episode so viewers can learn about their history and how they have affected the architecture of the homes there. 

CCTV Business Review

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CCTV

David worked with Brand Energies to create original music for CCTV's Business Review

NEWSROUND

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CBBC

David's new theme for this Iconic TV show. The graphics were created by James Mobbs

Davos 2016

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Bloomberg

Special music was composed for Bloomberg's coverage of The World Economic Forum in Davos.

Studio 1.0

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Bloomberg

As part of Bloomberg's on-air rebrand, new music was also composed for Studio 1.0 with Emily Chang. The score fits beautifully within the Bloomberg family score, but manages to retain its own unique identity.

Newsday

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BBC News

Newsday is the BBC's flagship breakfast show for Asia airing on BBC World News. It is co-anchored live from Singapore and London. David created a theme for the show's relaunch in August, 2015.

Big Dreams Small Spaces

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BBC

Monty Don works with amateur gardeners up and down the country to help them create the garden of their dreams. 

Premier League

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Barclays Premier League

This is the new anthem for the Barclays Premier League co written jointly by Simon Darlow, Martin Brammer and David.  From August 2013 It accompanies the Premier's live television programming broadcast globally, and is also played before each league match as the players shake hands on the pitch.