I have experience in Composing for wildlife documentaries, most of which are for Animal Planet, Discovery or Nat Geo Wild. Films I have worked on are:
Squid Vs. Whale (Nat Geo),
Shoreline (Multichoice, SABC),
The Last Lion of Liuwa (Nat Geo),
Escaping the Great White (Nat Geo)
The Journey (Fifa Films)
Solo: A Wild Dog's Tale
Boteti (Animal Planet)
One Last Look (Feature Film)
Underwater Okavango (Animal Planet)
All of these films were written in close consultation with the filmmakers and changes were made right until the final mix down.
Although I feel able to provide any style of music required, I am passionate about South African styled music and putting my own sound into it.
“Bruce Muirhead has come up with a unique, “South African” sound which has set a new standard for young guitarists/composers to follow.”
-Professor Darryl Andrews
Senior Lecturer, South African College of Music at the University of Cape Town
“Mr. Muirhead produces magnificent work that finds its deserved place in the rich cultural heritage of our musical environment.”
-Professor Andrew Lilley
Associated Professor, South African College of Music at the University of Cape Town
I am also a working guitarist and do workshops:
Art of Africa,
Composition and Performance Workshop.
South African guitarist, composer, and bandleader Bruce Muirhead’s Art of Africa workshops expose talented students to the music of Southern Africa, enabling participants to draw upon the styles of such...
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