Richi Carter Joins SoundWave Studios

It is confirmed that Richi Carter has joined the SoundWave Studios Music Team as a Film Composer, and will be involved in scoring a variety of projects, ranging from Independent and Major Motion pictures, to TV Commercials.

Born Richard James Carter near London, UK in July 1991, Richi's first school was Scaitcliffe School in Surrey, where Hollywood Film Composer Harry Gregson-Williams also worked as a teacher at the time. Richi began playing the Guitar at aged 10, going on to achieve Grade 8 in both Electric and Bass Guitar, as well as expanding his interest further by learning the piano and drums. After studying Music and Music Technology at College, he went on to complete a Music Degree (BMus) at the University of Huddersfield; specialising in film music, sound design, and music with moving image.

Following University, Richi joined the British Army as an Officer, enjoying a successful career in the Royal Tank Regiment as a Challenger 2 Tank Commander. It was following this, where he began work as a Freelance Music Composer. Since then, he has been composing music for a variety of clients around the world, which include multiple campaign videos with "Buxton Water" as well as "MI6."

Richi composes in a number of different styles and genres. However, people would usually class him as an "Epic Music" Composer, in other words, music that stimulates emotions, that are usually heroic or moving in nature. He has also stated a number of eclectic influences for his music.  As a Guitarist, he draws inspiration from rock bands such as Queen and Guns N Roses. As well as, from composers such as Thomas Bergersen, Hans Zimmer, and Brian Tyler in many of his orchestral works.

Previous Projects:


- MI6 (2 X TV Commercials) - "The Cursed" (TV SERIES) pre-production

- "Resurrection" (Music Single)

- #LoveWhereYouLive (Online Campaign Video)

- "Clive Fixes The Roof" (Short Film)

- Feature Film pre-production

- "LACUNA" (Music Album) in production

2017 - SAINSBURY'S Supermarkets (3 x TV Commercials)

- MOTHERCARE (TV Commercial) 

- BUXTON WATER (3 x Campaign Videos) - "RESET" (Short Film)

- "Their Voice" (Short Film)

- 60 Minute Ambient Music for a Yoga Workout Video Series 

- Emotional Piano Music written for a Love Poem

- 60 Minutes Relaxing Music for a London Spa

- "Bring Back Heavy Metal" (3 x Commercials)

- "Terraza 7" (Award-Winning Documentary)

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