Angus MacRae is a London based composer and musician. Alongside a number of acclaimed solo works, he has collaborated with a diverse range of filmmakers, choreographers, theatre directors, animators and photographers from across Europe and beyond, writing original music for award winning work across the arts.
His solo works include Through Shadows, originally commissioned by the Barbican Centre and premiered at the venue in an arrangement for six grand pianos by the acclaimed Piano Circus. Other recent releases include albums Cry Wolf, Awake/Tides (1631 Recordings/Decca), and Thesis 07, an international collaboration with German trio InsaDonjaKai and artist Gregory Euclide.
His extensive work for the theatre includes original music for a diverse range of plays, performed in London's West End and at venues including Trafalgar Studios, Soho Theatre, Finborough Theatre, Southwark Playhouse, National Theatre Studio and The Pleasance, Edinburgh.
Other recent commissions include music for internationally touring productions by 2Faced Dance, Marc Brew Dance and Welsh Ballet; original scores for award winning films that have screened at festivals around the world; and commercials for the likes of Sony, Toyota & Vodaphone.
Angus grew up by the sea and now lives and works in London.