Emily Compton is a composer and performer currently based in London. Emily is a keen collaborator, and enjoys working with directors and writers to bring new projects alive. With an open-minded approach and the ability to adapt her own ideas to fit with the director’s vision, Emily has successfully written a wide variety of theatre scores performed by live musicians. From a Jazz Noire inspired brief (Hansel & Gretel: Fairytale Detectives – Theatre Clwyd) to a dystopian prepared piano score, (Club Bazaar – DINA)
Emily is always willing to find new avenues to add music to plays, making the final product both engaging and entertaining in sometimes unconventional ways.