Angus MacRae is a London based composer and musician. Alongside a number of acclaimed solo releases, 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 music has been performed at venues including London's Barbican Centre and broadcast around the world on films and commercials from the BBC, Channel 4 and ITV, amongst many others. Recent commissions include original scores for internationally touring productions by 2Faced Dance, Wayne Parsons Dance and Welsh Ballet; new work pairing music and technology, including music presented through VR and performed through live coding; and work for award winning films and commercials for the likes of Sony, Toyota & Vodafone.
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.
Alongside this commissioned work, Angus has released a number of acclaimed solo works, including Cry Wolf (1631 Recordings/Decca), and EPs Awake and Tides. He recently completed an international collaboration with acclaimed German trio InsaDonjaKai, pairing strings, piano and percussion with analog synths and evolving textures, to create an album of new work due for release on limited edition 10" vinyl with individually painted artwork by Gregory Euclide.
Angus grew up by the sea and now lives and works in London.