Alastair McNamara

Composer for Film, TV and Games

Alastair studied Music at the University of Manchester, following in the footsteps of Alumni Benjamin Wallfisch, and graduated with First Class Honours, winning the 'Hargreaves Fund Prize for Film Music Composition'.

He went on to study Composition for Film & TV at the National Film and Television School under BAFTA award winning composer John Keane. He scored award winning documentary and fiction shorts, as well as developing a keen interest in composing for Games.

Coming from an eclectic musical background, Alastair weaves influences from electronic, vocal and orchestral styles into his scores, whilst staying true to his own authentic voice.

He is fluent in Logic Pro X but has experience using ProTools and Cubase. He is also familiar with both FMOD and Wwise for Game implementation. He is an experienced conductor who conducts his own scores as well as conducting recording sessions for other composers.