Terry DaviesOrchestrator, Associate Artist
Terry is an associate artist of New Adventures and has composed the music for The Car Man, Play Without Words, Edward Scissorhands, Dorian Gray and Lord of the Flies. Along with Matthew, he won an Olivier Award for Play Without Words. Terry has also composed many scores for the National Theatre, RSC, West End and many other theatres. He is currently composing a piece for San Francisco Ballet.
As well as his compositions, he has conducted the music for about 70 feature films and a similar number of TV programmes. The films include Peterloo, Youth (Best Song nomination, Academy Awards 2016), Mr. Turner (nominated Best Original Score, Academy Awards 2015), The King’s Speech (Best Motion Picture, Academy Awards), The Illusionist (nominated Best Animated Feature Film, Academy Awards), Brideshead Revisited, Kinky Boots, and Shakespeare in Love (Best Motion Picture, Best Music etc, Academy Awards 1999). He conducted Renée Fleming in Verdi and Bellini for A Midsummer Night's Dream and Mira Nair’s film of Vanity Fair featured Terry's dance music. He was Music Director for Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep nominated Best Actress, Academy Awards 2017) and coached Michelle Williams for My Week With Marilyn (nominated Best Actress, Academy Awards 2012) and Michael Caine for his conducting role in Youth.