Award winning composer Paul Englishby is prolific and versatile. His music ranges from dramatic orchestral scores, to big band jazz; from songs and choral works to propulsive rhythmic scores for dance. He works extensively in Film and Theatre, as well as fulfilling numerous commissions for the concert hall.
An Education; Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day; Magicians; Confetti; Ten Minutes Older – The Trumpet; Ten Minutes Older – The Cello; The Enlightenment; Serial Thriller; Death of the Revolution.
As Arranger/ Orchestrator:
There be Dragons; Your Highness; The Other Man; The Wolf Man; Becoming Jane; Goal 2; Proof; Captain Corelli's Mandolin; Animal; The Altzheimer Case; Proof; Two Brothers; Birthday Girl; Hart's War; Charlotte Gray; Secret Passage; If Only; Love’s Brother.
As Musical Director:
The Secret of Moonacre; Freakdog; French Film; Alpha Male; The Feast of the Goat; If Only; About a Boy; Hart’s War; Captain Corelli’s Mandolin; Flawless; Miguel and William; Deseo; Love’s Brother; Black Ball.
Outcasts; Luther; Hamlet; An Englishman in New York; The Score; History of Football; Pictures on the Piano; Human Jungle; Hidden Voices; Living with the Enemy.
Pleasure's Progress (Royal Opera House); Twelth Night; Hamlet; Loves Labour's Lost; Coriolanus; Merry Wives the Musical; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Sejanus; Much Ado About Nothing; The Merchant of Venice; The Taming of the Shrew; The Tamer Tamed; All’s Well That Ends Well (RSC and west end); The Thief of Baghdad (Royal Opera House) - dance; Wuthering Heights (Birmingham Rep); Marianne Dreams (Almeida); Sugar Mummies; Blood (Royal Court); Yellowman; Anna in the Tropics (Hampstead); Longitude (Greenwich); Three Sisters; Romeo and Juliet (Chichester); Visitation (Oval House); Amnesia (Young Vic); Bedroom Farce (Aldwych).
Fireworks - for band and choirs; Waterways - for chamber ensemble; Stone - for percussion; Everything is You for saxophone quartet; Music in Motion for orchestra; The Last Clarinet for solo Clarinet; Orchestra and Narrator; Byron for large orchestra; Violin Concerto; Short Symphony; Sonata for String Quartet; Dots for wind quintet; Lyrics for violin and cello; Don’t Try This at Home for solo piano; Lullaby for flute and piano; The Child Ephemeral for organ; Sonnet VIII for tenor voice and string quartet; I am Music for school choirs and orchestra; Weep no More for string orchestra.