BASCA Award 2016


On Monday 3rd October, 2016, twelve exceptional individuals collected a Gold Badge Award from BASCA, in recognition of their unique contribution to music. Crispin Hunt, BASCA Chairman said: “It is a great pleasure for BASCA…

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BBCSO perform A Christmas Carol at Barbican Concert Hall


The BBCSO and Barbican Concert Hall are looking to perform Neil’s acclaimed concert adaptation of A Christmas Carol next December (2016) – watch this space. More on the original radio adaptation here – http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02dklq7/p02dkln1, and…

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Hitchcock’s Blackmail in USA


Neil visited University of Indiana, Bloomington, to help promote the US premiere of his score to Hitchcock’s Blackmail. You can hear an interview and read more about the event here: http://indianapublicmedia.org/arts/blackmail-neil-brand-scores-big/

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Jekyll & Hyde – BBC Radio Drama


Neil’s next project for BBC Radio Drama is an adaptation of Stevenson’s Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde as a Saturday drama – and no, it won’t be anything like the excellent Charlie Higson ITV version!

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Cosmic Voyage – Film Museum Munich


Neil is currently scoring the great Soviet space movie Cosmic Voyage for Filmmuseum Munich DVD release next year.

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Neil presented as a Fellow of Aberystwyth University


On Wednesday 10 July, 2013, Neil Brand was presented as Fellow of Aberystwyth University. Neil, who graduated in English and Drama from Aberystwyth, was presented by Professor Robert Meyrick, Head of the School of Art. See full article.

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Sound of Cinema – the Music that made the Movies


Neil was at the heart of the BBC’s Film Music season which plays across BBC4 and all the BBC national radio networks in September – he wrote and presented the 3-part series ‘Sound of Cinema…

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Neil made a Fellow of Aberystwyth University


Neil was made a Fellow of University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, his old university, in July 2013.

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The Sounds of Cinema


Neil shot a 3-part TV series for BBC4 on Film Music – titled The Sounds of Cinema, which aired in the autumn.

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Asquith’s Underground with Neil’s full orchestral score released Jan 2013


Asquith’s Underground, with Neil’s full orchestral score commissioned by the BBCSO and Barbican Concert Hall was released theatrically by the BFI throughout the UK in January 2013. It garnered 4- and 5-star reviews in national…

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