25 February 2013

Royal Television Society Awards

Jungle Gremlins of Java has won the Award for Best Natural History Programme at this year's Royal Television Society Awards, West of England.

The programme was produced by Icon Films for BBC Natural World. It was directed by Steve Gooder and edited by Rupert Troskie with music by William Goodchild. The programme's presenter was Dr Anna Nekaris.

For full details of the programme, please see HERE.

22 February 2013

Wild Arabia (BBC2)

Music composed by Barnaby Taylor
Orchestrated and conducted by William Goodchild
Performed by BBC Concert Orchestra
with Paul Clarvis / Dan Brown - Percussion, Kit Morgan - Oud, Dirk Campbell - Duduk, Ney, Kaval

Orchestral recording sessions took place at Abbey Road Studios on Tuesday 20 November 2012.
Here are some images from the sessions:

"Trombones too loud!"

Running a cue


Chief Engineer, Andrew Dudman

Barnaby and I relaxing after a productive day

It's all in the bag. Time for a pint.
All photos by Series Producer and Director, Chadden Hunter

To find out more about the series including clips, gallery and Exploring Arabia - an audio slideshow, please click HERE

March 2013 Concert

Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra
William Goodchild, conductor
Emil Huckle-Kleve, violin
with kind sponsorship from Ovation Finance

'Exquisite and electrifying performances.'  John Packwood, Bristol Evening Post, March 2012

For full concert details including online ticket booking, please click HERE