"Composer of Sweeping, Lyrical Scores"
New York Times
Mitchell Tanner is an award winning composer and orchestrator and an alumnus of the Royal College of Music. Working with directors and production houses both in London and LA, Mitchell has composed for advertising campaigns in the UK and US for clients such as the 2021 Morrisons Christmas campaign, Sky Sports, Deliveroo, Moen, Iams, the British Heart Foundation and Cadbury's. As well as commercials, short films and documentaries, he has recently completed the score for the feature film "Twisted" directed by Vibeke Muasya, and produced by Lene Børglum.
In 2018, Mitchell was selected to take part in the prestigious ASCAP scoring workshop with Richard Bellis where he recorded and conducted at 20th Century Fox with full orchestra and attended masterclasses with composers such as Benjamin Wallfisch and Junkie XL.
Recently he was presented with the ASCAP Harold Arlen Film and TV Award by Paul Williams in New York.
He is a 2016 alumnus from the Royal College of Music where here he studied composition on a full scholarship, having been awarded the John Barry Award in Film Composition by Laurie Barry, for which he received a letter of support from the late Sir George Martin. At the end of his degree he achieved a distinction and was awarded the Joseph Horovitz Prize for Composition for Screen.