Thomas Farnon

Biography

Thomas is a composer born in Guernsey. He studied at Wells Cathedral School and then Trinity College of Music, London. His Composition teachers have included Joseph Phibbs, Stephen Montague, Richard Causton and John Ashton Thomas. 

Thomas's music is known for being Emotional, Melodic and Colourful Being showcased in his two most recent commercial releases "A" and "Reverie" on the Chromium Music Group Label.

Over the past 8 years Thomas has worked frequenty with Lorne Balfe, Rupert Gregson Williams and Hans Zimmer whilst contributing music for films such as: 'The Legend of Tarzan', 'Hacksaw Ridge', 'The Ridiculous 6', 'Wonder Woman', 'Churchill', 'Dough', 'American Hero',  Neflix's 'The Crown' and 'Open Season:Scared Silly'. In addition he has written music for video games such as  'Assassins Creed 3', and two games in the 'Skylanders' series.

For television, he has written music for 'The Story of God''AD the Bible Continues', and 'Saints and Strangers' amongst others. He has also worked on Chris Nolan's 'The Dark Knight Rises', Dreamwork's 'Madagascar', 'Home', and 'Kung Fu Panda 3' and Paramount's 'Terminator Genisys'. Wiith Lorne Balfe he recently co-produced the score for the Warner Bros film 'Lego Batman movie'.

Thomas's music has also been featured in shows such as: 'Ray Donovan', 'Oprah', 'Saturday Night Live', 'The Late Show', 'Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown', 'Spongebob Squarepants', 'The Undateables', 'BBC News' and many more.

Recently Thomas has provided the score to Emma Lindley's moving drama "Thin Air", Shaan Shahid's "Zarrar" and is currently working on a feature film slated for relase in December 2018.

In 2018, Thomas co- founded Chromium Music Group, a boutique music house. Thomas's first album for CMG "A" was recorded at AIR Lyndhurst in Febuary 2018 and has been released worldwide. The follow up "Reverie" will be released on January 11th 2019.

 

 

Thomas Farnon