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George Fenton


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    If Only
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    Empty Store
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    A Sepulchre
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    Leaping Penguins - BBC Concert Orchestra
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    Goodnight Dear Void
George Fenton has written scores for over 100 films and dozens of plays and TV programmes. He has received 5 Oscar nominations and won multiple Ivor Novello, BAFTA, Golden Globe, Emmy and BMI Awards and a Classical Brit.
First nominated for an Academy Award in 1982 with Ravi Shankar for the score to Richard Attenborough's biopic Gandhi, George went on to score another 4 films for Attenborough including 'Cry Freedom' and 'Shadowlands'. Just some of the other films scores include 'Dangerous Liaisons', 'The Fisher King', 'Groundhog Day', 'You've Got Mail', 'I Daniel Blake', 'The Lady In the Van', 'Cold Pursuit', 'Red Joan', Ken Loach's 'Sorry We Missed You' and Andy Tennant's new film, 'The Secret'.
George composed the scores for the BBC Natural History series, 'Trials of Life', which led to him scoring the BBCs original 'Blue Planet', 'Planet Earth' and 'Frozen Planet'. George toured these live across the world including The Hollywood Bowl. He conducted 3 sold out 'Blue Planet' shows in Bergen this year with more planned but these were consequently cancelled due to Covid 19.
George wrote the music for the recent BBC 'Talking Heads' series which was subsequently produced at London's The Bridge Theatre.His new album, The Piano Framed is also available on CD and vinyl via


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