Philip Sheppard (musician)

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Philip Sheppard
Sheppard at the 2008 Olympic Games
Sheppard at the 2008 Olympic Games
Background information
Born (1969-11-04) 4 November 1969 (age 53)
GenresClassical film, television and video game scores and soundtracks
  • Musician
  • composer
  • Cello
  • electric cello
  • conductor
LabelsRadiomovies Limited

Philip Sheppard (born 4 November 1969) is an English musician.


Film soundtracks[edit]

In 2017, Sheppard created with director Greg Barker and producer John Battsek to release, The Final Year,[1] which premiered at the 2017 Toronto Film Festival, and Legion of Brothers,[citation needed] which premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. Sheppard also composed the original score for Chosen, starring Harvey Keitel. In 2018, Sheppard collaborated again with director David Sington, who he worked with on In the Shadow of the Moon, on the Netflix original documentary, Mercury 13,[2] which premiered at the 2018 San Francisco International Film Festival.

Solo albums and collaborations[edit]

In 2017, Sheppard collaborated with Odesza on their album, A Moment Apart, which was nominated for Best Dance/Electronic Album and the single “Line of Sight” featuring WYNNE & Mansionair was nominated for Best Dance Recording at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards A Moment Apart. Sheppard is featured on the strings for A Moment Apart and Just A Memory. In 2018 Sheppard released his sophomore solo orchestral album, Fall From Earth, on 22 June 2018.[3]


Sheppard has delivered keynotes in conferences such as C2MTL.[4] e.g. conference,[5] Business Innovation Factory,[6] and The How To Academy.[7]


Sheppard, Philip. 2008. Music Makes Your Child Smarter: How Music Helps Every Child's Development. (ISBN 0825673313 ISBN 978-0825673313). Schirmer Trade Books.


  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ "'Mercury 13': Film Review | San Francisco 2018". The Hollywood Reporter. 19 April 2018. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  3. ^ "PHILIP SHEPPARD PRESENTS FALL FROM EARTH". 12 June 2018. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  4. ^ "Philip Sheppard composes tango from audience member's phone number". YouTube. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  5. ^ "Philip Sheppard, Cellist & Composer (EG11)". 29 May 2017. Retrieved 10 August 2020.
  6. ^ Factory, Business Innovation (25 September 2017). "Philip Sheppard". Retrieved 10 August 2020. {{cite web}}: |first= has generic name (help)
  7. ^ "A Musical Keynote by Philip Sheppard - CTW 2017". YouTube. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 10 August 2020.

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