1 min readMar 9, 2016


Name: Sam McAvoy

Start date with WMP: January 2015

First impressions of WMP:

A fun and creative place to work and learn.

What does your role involve at WMP:

I am a freelance composer and sound designer.

Favourite project so far:

I’ve really enjoyed the process of writing for TV documentaries. It’s a lot of fun.

What music are you currently listening to:

Keaton Henson- Romantic works, Son Lux, Sleeping at last and Sigur Ros.

…Hearing some of my music on a channel 4 documentary was pretty cool.

If you are not in the WMP studio where would we most likely find you:

Somewhere near a piano.

What is the best bit about your job?

I love the process of composing. It’s really that simple.

What has been your proudest moment at WMP so far?

Hearing some of my music on a channel 4 documentary was pretty cool.

Who would you love to work with in the future? Client or collaboration..

Max Richter plus anyone who plays cello well.

Memorable studio moment…

Just listening to what everyone has been up to. I love hearing the music that everyone at WMP produces.

Listen to a few of Sam’s tracks on his portfolio page — click here(Password: pianoking)




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