Francis King-Smith is a Composer, Pianist, and Organist who delivers imaginative performances and produces inspired original compositions. His music is often heard on TV, in Film and on the Radio.
Equally at home in contemporary or classical genres Francis divides his time between Udine Italy, the USA, and London UK. He owns his own recording studio in the Italian/Slovenian alps; a room designed by Munro acoustics (London) based on Christian Henson's Spitfire Audio film composition room.
Previous Awards and Praise Include:
'Really lovely music Francis.
Paul Reddish (Wildlife Film Maker and Producer for
‘Katy Jones memorial prize young composer award’
Royal Northern College of Music
‘Contemporary Writing Scholarship Award Winner’
Berklee College of Music
'These songs are great;
C. Feldman Vice President of Broadcast Music Inc. BMI NYC
'The music sounds very good - it has a kind of atmosphere that really appeals to me.'
John Etheridge (Guitarist in Soft Machine, Stephane Grappelli)
'A truly unique and musical CD'
Curt Phillips of National Public Radio in Virginia USA.
'I love the song Fran, fantastic changes, and amazingly recorded. We'd love to see you at the studio again.'
David Percefull (Engineer for Green Day) who mixed Francis' first CD Magic Heart pro bono.
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