Dan Jones is a multi award-winning composer and sound designer working in film, television and theatre. Recent credits include Louis Theroux’s documentary feature, My Scientology Movie, the primetime BBC drama series SS-GB and The Replacement, the second series of BBC’s hugely successful The Hollow Crown, Menno Meyjes’ feature, De Reünie, Carnival’s The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies and Ecosse Films’ The Great Fire (both for ITV). Other notable film credits include Shadow of the Vampire, starring John Malkovich and Willem Dafoe, which received two Oscar nominations (Dan himself being long-listed by Variety as an Oscar contender for his score); The Tonto Woman, also nominated for an Oscar in the short films category; and Max, starring John Cusack and Noah Taylor, for which he won his first Ivor Novello award. For Channel 4/Carnival’s Any Human Heart Dan won BAFTA and Ivor Novello awards as well as gaining double Emmy nominations. In the realm of the theatre, in 2011 Dan received the Special Jury Prize for Excellence in Sound Design, at the Prague Quadrennial awards for his work on the acclaimed production Kursk.
Dan has recently finished scoring the feature adaptation of Ian McEwan's On Chesil Beach, and the BBC dramas The Miniaturist, and The Man In The Orange Shirt.
News & Reviews
We are thrilled and delighted to announce that Faber Music composer Dan Jones won in the television category for his score for The Miniaturist at the Ivor Novello Awards ceremony on 31st May. Read more
The score to Dominic Cooke's film adaptation of 'On Chesil Beach' composed by Dan Jones is now available to purchase Read more