Craig Pruess (born 1950) is an American composer, musician, arranger and gold & platinum record producer who has been living in Britain since 1973. His career has covered diverse areas including: record production for international stars such as Anu Malik, Sir Cliff Richard, Sarah Brightman, Sheila Walsh (whose first album, "War of Love" was produced and arranged by Craig and was nominated for a Grammy Award in 1983); musical arrangements for Massive Attack, Def Leppard, Bond; feature film soundtrack music (Bride & Prejudice, Bend It Like Beckham, It's a Wonderful Afterlife, What's Cooking?, Bhaji on the Beach); world music producing, performing (sitar, keyboards and African percussion) and arranging for international acts such as Massive Attack, Katie Melua, Manic Street Preachers, Def Leppard and Pascal Obispo; television music ("Peak Practice", Sue Lawley Show, Rich Deceiver, ZigZag Kenya, Samson Superslug) and also arranging, sitar and sound design work (for such well known composers as Danny Elfman, Gabriel Yared, Patrick Doyle, Carl Davis, John Altman, Rachel Portman, and George Fenton); television and film advertising/corporate music (over 300 commercials to date); lecturing and teaching; concert performing (solo and with his own ensembles but also with Mike Oldfield for the world premiere of "Tubular Bells II", September 1992, at the Edinburgh Castle); sound engineering, synthesizer and computer music programming, sound design and music technology innovations.
Filmes e Séries de TV
Meeting the Beatles in India
Filmmaker Paul Saltzman retraces his journey of 50 years ago when he spent a life-changing time with the Beatles at the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's ashram on the banks of the Ganges River. In 1968, he dis...
The Lady of Heaven
Uma criança do Iraque devastado pela guerra encontra-se a mudar-se para um novo lar depois que sua mãe faleceu. Lá, ele encontra uma amada mulher velha que lhe conta a história de Lady Fátima, a filha...
An Officer & His Holiness: The Dalai Lama's Secret Escape into Exile
Told in his own words on film, the documentary reveals how in 1959, His Holiness the Dalai Lama escaped from Tibet into India on foot over the Himalayas. This perilous trek took 13 days, with the Dala...
1 Série de TV
"Hi INDIA" is a TV serial documentary (4 chapters x 26 '), is a kind of travellers films. It is a first immersion to the sounds, music and colours of a country that shock you after you visit it. Image...
The Mistress of Spices
Tilo é um lojista indiano na América com uma capacidade de ver o futuro e uma conexão mágica com especiarias poderosas, que ela usa para ajudar seus clientes a satisfazer suas várias necessidades e de...
Driblando o Destino
O sonho de Jesminder Bhamra é seguir o caminho de seu ídolo David Beckham e se tornar uma jogadora profissional de futebol. Entretanto ela enfrenta problemas em sua família, que deseja que ela siga os...
In LA's Fairfax district, where ethnic groups abound, four households celebrate Thanksgiving amidst family tensions. In the Nguyen family, the children's acculturation and immigrant parents' fears col...
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