Rohan De Livera

Rohan De Livera

Composer

Rohan De Livera is an award winning composer for Media and Concert based in the UK.  He holds a Masters degree in composition from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His principle teachers were Michael Daugherty, William Bolcom and the British Film Composer, Wilfred Josephs.

His music is known for it’s craft and the richness it brings to visual media. He is also a gifted orchestrator and skilled programmer of original electronic sounds. 

Rohan has worked on a range of television and film projects for clients such as Ridley Scott Associates – Benecol Falling Pinecones  Dir: Juriaan Booij; Biscuit Filmworks – Ancestry Together Forever, Dir Noam Murro (300: Rise of an Empire); Smuggler – Volvo – The Hamster Stunt Dir: Juriaan Booij; Anthem Media – the Life of Bri and Chris  Dir: Mike Wakelem, Denis Baudin (Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Avengers: Infinity War). 

Recent performances of his concert music have taken place The Nashville Sound Crawl, The Third Practice Festival, Hypersonica Sao Paolo, SMC Barcelona and broadcast on BBC Radio 3, and RTE Musica Nova.

He is a recipient of the 2018 British Creative Circle Award, a D&AD Pencil Award, a 2018 Music and Sound award, the Thanatapolis Prize from the iPark foundation, New York, the Diffusion Prize from the university of Limerick and is nominated in the best music category at the 2018 Ciclope Festival in Berlin. 

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