Christina Orchard

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2020Talk Radio is witty, sharp, brutal and hilarious, watching it unfold is immensely satisfying and gripping.
Film Carnage
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Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020Music Composer
Composing / Arranging
Stay Connected PodcastInk Blot Creative
2020Music Composer
Composing / Arranging
Contractions
Alice Bravery
Feisty Goat Theatre
Jersey Opera House
2020Music Composer
Composing / Arranging
Talk Radio
Ben S. Hyland
Hidden Art Films
2019Music Composer
Music Composing
Tetrasomia: Symphony Of The Four Elements
Christina Orchard
Christina Orchard
Laban Studios
2019Music Composer
Music Composing
Galvanise
Caroline Simonsen
Rascal Theatre
Vault Festival
2018Music Composer
Music Composing
GerminaleKerry-Jane Warner
Hamptonne/CCA Galleries
  • About me

    Christina Orchard is a composer for film, theatre, dance and multimedia.

    Her most recent film commissions include Dark Comedy Talk Radio written and directed by Ben S. Hyland and contemporary dance film Tetrasomia: Symphony of the Four Elements which she both directed and composed. Earlier this year she was commissioned to score for the dark comedy Contractions, a stage production written by Mike Bartlett and Directed by Alice Bravery.

    Christina was educated in Music Composition under Laura Jurd at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and has also completed a BA Music Production and Sound Engineering at Point Blank Music School. Her earliest commissions were for the stage and included productions such as Galvanise at Vault Festival and Germinale, a performance art production commissioned by The Morning Boat an international artist laboratory and residency.

    Recently Christina has completed an artist residency with ArtHouse Jersey and participated in the CCA Galleries International Summer Exhibition where she exhibited Tetrasomia: Symphony of the Four Elements and was invited to speak at the gallery on her work as a composer.

    Christina is a member of the BFI Network X BAFTA Crew emerging talent programme for her work in this field.

    Additional Information

    To view my showreel please visit: www.christinaorchard.uk/showreel

    Industry Awards

    BAFTA Crew

  • Skills

    Musical Style
    • Acoustic
    • Ambient
    • Classical
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Home Studio
    • Yes
    ISDN Line
    • Yes
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Primary Instrument
    • Piano
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Interested in
    • Composing/Arranging
    • Film
    • Music Library
    • Orchestra
    • Production / Engineering
    • Teacher
    Musical Skills
    • Guitar
    • Keyboard
    • Piano
    • Ukulele