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Harp Juice by Robert J Marks copyright 2006
Saxpax Saxophone Quartet circa 1980’s
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Bourne Concert Band of Woking • a section of the band at their 25th Anniversary Concert during June 2009 (pic Marks Music Media)
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Educated Corpus Christi, Cambridge. Graduated in Music & History ©AMPAS® BAFTA ATAS Academy Award® Nomination: Best Score A Touch of Class Emmy® Nomination: Best Score for a Mini-series The Path to 9/11 New York Drama Desk Award Winner: Best Orchestration Les Miserables National Broadway Theatre Award Winner: Best Score Les Miserables
RECENT FILM/TV: The Path to 9-11 ABC TV Mini-series (2006), After… (2006), Little House on the Prairie (2005) (Touchstone TV miniseries), Song “Explosive Corrosive Joseph” featured on soundtrack of Ocean’s Twelve (2004) , To End All Wars (Robert Carlyle, Keifer Sutherland, 2001)
RECENT MUSIC THEATRE: Zorro the Musical 2008 (co-composed with The Gypsy Kings) Alfie: The Musical (2005), Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 2007 (Arranger)
RECENT THEATRE: Becket (Dougray Scott), Hamlet (Simon Russell Beale) National Theatre
RECENT RECORDING: (Composer/Lyricist)-Europe-wide hit: If I Thought You’d Ever Change Your Mind Agnetha Faltskog. (Arranger/conductor)-Duets: Jose Carreras with Gloria Estefan, Dulce Pontes, Sarah Brightman. Heroic Songs CD with Swedish Baritone Carry Persson.
OTHER FILM SCORES INCLUDE: A Touch Of Class (Academy Nominated), Kes, Black Beauty, The Ruling Class, Hawks, Thief of Baghdad, The Mirror Crack’d, Lost and Found, Who, Nasty Habits, Nightwatch, Charlie-One-Eye, Moments, Great Scout and Cathouse Thursday, I Will I Will For Now, Scalawag, Out Of Season, Every Home Should Have One, Psychomania, The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer, Mountain Man, Jimmy The Kid, Jigsaw Man, Mr Corbett’s Ghost, Driftwood, Sunburn, Whiffs, The Strange Vengeance of Rosalie, The Man From Nowhere.
OTHER TV FILMS: Jack The Ripper, Jekyll & Hyde, Frankenstein - The Real Story,
The Secret Garden, Witness For The Prosecution, Three Men In A Boat (and Montmorency),
She Fell Among Thieves, What The Dickens, Daisy Ashfords’ ‘The Young Visiters’, Spectre, The Omega Connection, TV SERIES: Marlowe - Private Eye, Perfect Scoundrels, The Protectors, Alaska Kid, The Optimist.
OTHER THEATRE: Faust I & II Stratford, Beaux’ Stratagem National Theatre, Man Is Man Royal Court, Der Sturm Hamburg, Twelfth Night Stockholm.
SONGWRITING HITS: (music & lyrics) If I thought You’d Ever Change Your Mind
(Agnetha Faltskog (2004) & Cilla Black),Sweet Inspiration (Johnny Johnson and The Bandwagon), Tap Turns On The Water, Brother and Band Played the Boogie (CCS), Na-Na-Na-Na (Cozy Powell).
CONCERT: Missa Celtica Cantata composed for the English Chamber Orchestra, and the New College Choir; (released on Erato records). Text from 6th-18th Century sources.
FILM/T.V.MUSIC DIRECTOR/ARRANGER: Silver Dream Racer, All The Right Noises, Poor Cow, Made, Executive Music Director for the Royal Variety Performance 1991. MD/Arranger: Donovan, Hot Chocolate, Heatwave, Bobbie Gentry, Julie Felix, own band CCS.
THEATRE: Orchestral Score Les Miserables (all Productions: New York Drama Desk Award : Best Orchestrations 1987, 2002 National Broadway Theatre Award : Best Score.) Spend, Spend, Spend! (Evening Standard : Best Musical 1999) Honk! (Olivier Award Best Musical 2000) Arrangements/Orchestrations:1991 Production of Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, (revived 2007)La Cava, Mutiny, Romeo & Juliet, Peter Pan.
RECORDING: Arranger/ Conductor: Passion, Pure Passion and Around the World CD’s with Jose Carreras :Adapting/Arranging/Conducting/co-Producing (Around the World),
Agnus Dei 1 & 2 (Choral arrangements for the Choir of New College, Oxford 1997 & 1998)
John Cameron in his studio (from video by Marks Music Media)
John Cameron (still from video by Marks Music Media)