Cameron Graham

Cameron Graham

Bands

  • Role
    Band
  • Drummer / Writer
    Dahlia
  • Drummer
    Notes Inegales & Peter Wiegold
  • Drummer
    Barney Artist
  • Drummer/Founder/Composer
    Bald Dog
  • Drummer/Arranger
    My Glass World

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company / Venue
  • 2014 - 2016
    Score Reader, camera director and assistant
    Orchestra
    The Royal College of Music (Multiple productions)
    Colin Lawson
    The Royal College of Music
    The Royal College of Music
  • 2014 - 2015
    Founder, Director, Composer, Sound Artist
    Other
    Spun Through Shadows (1 -4)
    Cameron Graham (myself) and Thea Stanton
    Spun Through Shadows
    the Royal Academy of Arts, London March 2015
  • 2014
    Orchestral Manager, Artistic Director, Assistant Director
    Orchestra
    The Little Chamber Orchestra/The Little Orchestra
    Nicholas Little
    The Little Chamber Orchestra/The Little Orchestra
    Porchester Hall, London
  • 2011
    Performer
    Festival
    Benjamin Britten's "Noye's Fludde"
    Bob Gilmore, Bas Wiegers

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2015
    Mmus Composition
    The Royal College of Music
  • 2013
    BA Music
  • 2009
    HND Performance and Production
    L.C.C.M

Equipment

I own and can operate: Nord Stage Keyboard, Saffire Scarlett Soundcard, Adams A5X Monitors, Apple Mac Pro

About me

Composer/performer currently completing a masters in composition at the RCM in London. Specialising in electroacoustic music, chamber music, acousmatic music, film and sound art. I am also a drummer and percussionist with extensive performance and recording experience. I am also looking to continue teaching both privately and in academic music institutions.

I am delighted to have been chosen to take part in the Royal Scottish Northern Orchestra's 2015:16 Composer's Hub, and look forward to writing a work for full symphony orchestra in the coming year.

My written work is published by the Cambridge University Press (Tempo Journal) and the acclaimed online publishing house, Inky Needles.

Additional Skills

Experienced film composer (experimental projects and installation works). Experienced sound designer. Highly competent in any musical style on drums/percussion. Experienced bandleader in any musical style. Versatile and vivacious composer and arranger.

Industry Awards

PRS Bursary, Bliss Trust Award. Douglas and Hilda Simmons Award.

Additional Information

I am also an experienced orchestral manager. In 2014 I managed the Little Chamber Orchestra (Now the Little Orchestra) alongside founder and conductor Nicholas Little.

Referees

Academic and Composition + Performance -

- Peter Wiegold- Head of research at Brunel University- Peter.wiegold@brunel.ac.uk

- Jonathan Cole - Head of Postgraduate studies at the Royal College of Music - jonathan.cole@rcm.ac.uk

Skills

Primary Job Type
Composer
Primary Instrument
Drum kit
Job Types
A & R Director, A & R Scout, Arranger, Backline Technician, Choreographer, Composer, Conductor, Music Librarian, Music Reviewer, Music Teacher, Musical Director, Musician, Producer (Assistant), Sampler, Songwriter, Sound Designer, Sound Engineer, Studio Assistant, Studio Manager
Instruments
Drums, Percussion, Piano
Musical Style
A capella, Ambient, Avant-garde, Baroque, Cabaret, Chamber, Chamber pop, Classical, Close harmony, Combined Rhythm, Cool jazz, Experimental, Folk, Hip hop, Improv, Jazz, Samba, World
Languages Spoken
English, French, Italian
Years in industry
6+ years
Home Studio
Yes
ISDN Line
Yes
Organisations
Musicians' Union
DBS checked
Yes