Steve Wright

Composer TV/Film and Commercials.

Born in Liverpool, England.

Steve has been involved in music since the age of 7 and has been working as a Professional with Companies such as BBC, ITV, Channel 4, PolyGram, Universal, Fremantle Media etc since 1982.

He is a multi-instrumentalist and works from his own Studio located in an 18th century farmhouse on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park, Wales.

Although Steve is widely known for composing the music for 'Brookside', Ian Rush's Testimonial Video 'Goal Rush', 'Hollyoaks' and 'Grange Hill' and was Head Of Music for Phil Redmond's Mersey Television, (1982-2005 and then Lime Pictures 2005-2008), his more up to date compositions are as follows:- April 2009, composed the music for Jimmy McGovern's drama 'Moving On' series 1, a major five part series for BBC1 in England.

Also that year he arranged and produced the music for the Opening Ceremony for the Chinese/American Film Festival in Hollywood.

In 2010, was commissioned to score a further ten episodes of 'Moving On' for series 2 which was transmitted November, 2010.

Also that year he Orchestrated, Arranged and Produced the Album 'Happy Daze' for Steve MacFarlane, one of the co-owners of Parr Street, Studios, Liverpool.

The later half of that year Steve composed the music for a five part drama series for BBC1 'Justice' transmitted April 2011.

After finishing the score for 'Justice', he was immediately recommissioned to compose the score for 'Moving On' series 3 which was transmitted Autumn 2011.

'Moving On' series 2 received the HOW-DO AWARD 2011 for BEST DRAMA.

August, 2011 Steve finished Mixing and Mastering with Wayne Proctor the Album 'Alba Place' for Singer/Songwriter Paul J Riley.

Also in October 2011 Steve composed the score for Raymond Blanc's five part series 'The Very Hungry Frenchman' for NBC Universal/BBC2 which was transmitted 2nd February 2012 for 5 weeks.

January 2012, Steve and Wayne Proctor completed Mixing Oli Brown's new Album 'Here I Am' for Ruf Records, Germany.

February/March 2012 Mixing track "Next Girl"performed by Oli Brown Band for Album "Black On Blues, A Tribute To The Black Keys".

Steve then composed the score for the new BBC1 five part drama 'Secrets And Words' which was transmitted on 26th March 2012 over 5 consecutive afternoons.

April 2012 scored the five part children's drama 'Stepping Up' for CBBC, transmitted September 2012.

October 2012, currently working on the score for 'Moving On' series 4.

December 2012, just finished the music score for 'Moving On' series 4 for BBC1 and once again an absolute joy to work on.

Transmission date 28th January 2013 - 1st February 2013.

January 2013 finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor, King King's Album "Standing In The Shadows".

Release date 25th March 2013.

March 2013 Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor and some additional Mastering on Aynsley Lister's Album "Home".

Release date 8th July,2013.

March 2013 Mixing with Wayne Proctor Oli Brown's Live DVD and Live Album "Songs From The Road".

Release date September 2013.

April 2013 Mixed and Mastered the Lord Mayor's Charity Album Volume 1 of Various Artists "battle of the atlantic 70th Anniversary Charity Album".

Release date 23rd May 2013.

July 2013 Mixing with Wayne Proctor the new Brothers Groove Album "Play The Game" .

August 2013 Finished mixing Brothers Groove Album "Play The Game".

August 2013 working on music score for series 5 of "Moving On" 5x45 min.

dramas for BBC1.

October 2013, just finished underscoring "Moving On" series 5.

23rd, November 2013, "Stepping Up" received the Royal Television North West Award for Best Children's Programme.

November 2013, Engineered, Mixed and Mastered 'Voices Of Angels' Liverpool Lord Mayor's Christmas Charity cd.

Release date 2nd December 2013.

Steve is proud to be an Endorsee of Fuchs Amplifiers U.S.A.

Steve is a Freelance Guitarist and enjoys performing live with John O'Leary's Sugarkane and Connie Lush Band.

29th December 2013, 'Don't Cry For Me' was chosen as track of the year on Tony Corner's 'Blues Corner' on Firebrand Rock Radio.

The above photograph is of Steve playing his signature model, Patrick Eggle Guitar.

Link to all Gigs via his website at http://www.stevewrightcomposer.com/gigs.asp

June 2014 Started Composing and Recording with Connie Lush, Terry Harris and Roy Martin (Connie Lush Band) new songs for forthcoming Album.

October 2014 just finished underscoring Jimmy McGovern's drama, "Moving On" series 6, 5x45 dramas for BBC1 transmission Monday 10th November to Friday 14th November at 14:15

November 2014 Recording, Mixing and Mastering "The Truce" Charity Album.

Release date 2nd December 2014.

December 2014 Composing and Recording with Connie Lush, Terry Harris and Roy Martin new songs for forthcoming Connie Lush Band Album.

Recorded at Y Dream Studios, Wales.

December 2014/January 2015 Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales the new King King Album 'Reaching For The Light'.

February 2015 Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, Till Bennewitz Album 'Meeting In The Night'.

Release date to be confirmed.

March 2015 Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, The Mentulls Album 'Reflections'.

Release date 10th July 2015.

May 2015 Started underscoring music for series 7 of 'Moving On' 5x45 min.

dramas for BBC1.

June 2015 started Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales the new Connie Lush Band, Album.

Release date Autumn 2015

August 2015 Finished all underscoring for series 7 'Moving On'.

August 2015 Connie Lush Band Album 'Renaissance', being Mastered by Jon Astley from Close To The Edge Mastering, Twickenham.

Release date 4th December 2015.

November 2015 Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales Stevie Nimmo's new album.

December 2015 Finished Mixing Stevie Nimmo's new album 'Sky Won't Fall'.

Mastered by Jon Astley from Close To The Edge Mastering, Twickenham.

Release date 4th March 2016.

December 2015 Start Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dreram Studios, Wales, Ben Poole's new album.

January 2016 Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, Ben Poole's new album 'Time Has Come'.

Mastered by Jon Astley from Close To The Edge Mastering, Twickenham.

January 2016 Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, Adam Norsworthy's new album 'Rainbird'.

31st January finished Mixing Adam's new album now ready for Mastering.

February 2016 - 'Rainbird' Mastered by Jon Astley from Close To The Edge Mastering, Twickenham.

May 2016 - Started underscoring music for series 8 of Jimmy McGovern's 'Moving On' 5x45 min.

dramas for BBC1.

July 2016 - Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, Adam Norsworthy and Carrie Martin's single 'Landslide'.

July 2016 - Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, Red Butler's new album. 'Nothing to Lose'.

July 2016 Started Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, King King Live Album from Glasgow and DVD from Holmfirth.

August 2016 Finished all underscoring for series 8 of Jimmy McGovern's BBC1 drama 'Moving On'.

September 2016 Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, King King Live Album from O2 Glasgow and Live DVD from The Picturedrome, Holmfirth.

November/December 2016 - I had the great pleasure of working with Sir Ray Davies recording the titles for a new primetime drama for BBC.

January 2017 Finished Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, The Mustangs new album 'Just Passing Through'.

January 2017 - Finished Producing the theme music for 'Broken' composed by Sir Ray Davies

January 2017 - Composing the theme for Peter Andre's Greek Odyssey 6x30 mins.

Documentaries

February 2017 - Mixing with Wayne Proctor at Y Dream Studios, Wales, King King's new single taken from their forthcoming new studio album.

April 2017 - Started underscoring music for 'Moving On' series 9 5x45 min.

BBC1 dramas

July 2017 - Finished underscoring all 5 episodes of 'Moving On' series 9 for BBC 1


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