London Metropolitan Orchestra (LMO), founded in 1994, is a London-based studio orchestra whose primary function is to record music for film, television, and other multimedia projects. projects. The ensemble has contributed to soundtracks for major Hollywood films including: About a Boy, Count of Monte Cristo, Event Horizon, The Saint, Gangs of New York, Hannibal Rising, Johnny English, Mr. Holland's Opus, Reign of Fire, Rugrats in Paris: The Movie, The Rugrats Movie, Rules of Engagement, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Stardust, The Young Victoria and Titus.
LMO has worked with many of film music’s best known composers including: Danny Elfman, Elliot Goldenthal, Mark Isham, Michael Kamen, David Newman, Basil Poledouris, Ed Shearmur, Howard Shore and Christopher Young.
Besides this film work, London Metropolitan Orchestra has gained recognition for television soundtracks including: Band of Brothers, From the Earth to the Moon, Inspector Morse, Lorna Doone and Victoria & Albert
Finally, London Metropolitan Orchestra has collaborated in recordings and live performances with a number of well-known musicians including: Amon Tobin, Annie Lennox, Badly Drawn Boy, Bond, Brian May, Bryan Ferry, Bryan Adams, Charlie Watts, Cinematic Orchestra, Des'ree, Echo & the Bunnymen, Eric Clapton, Finlay Quaye, Gene, Indigo Girls, Jimmy Page, Jon Bon Jovi, Julia Migenes, Kate Bush, Luciano Pavarotti, Mica Paris, Natalie Imbruglia, Nigel Kennedy, Page and Plant, Paul McCartney, Pet Shop Boys, Peter Gabriel, Pink Floyd, Quincy Jones, Ricardo Montaner, Richard Ashcroft, Ringo Starr
Robert Plant, Ronnie Wood, Simply Red, Sinéad O'Connor, Sting, Texas, The Last Shadow Puppets, The Levellers, Vangelis and Victoria Beckham.
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