23 April 2010 — Songwriting Sessions

Miguel has been writing songs in sessions organised by his publisher Music Sales.  Miguel produced materials with Tim Elsenburg from the band Sweet Billy Pilgrim and singer-songwriter Helen Boulding.

13 March 2010 — Little Ashes Wins GLAAD Award

Little Ashes won the Outstanding Film-Limited Release category at the GLAAD Awards (The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation).

28 February 2010 — Miguel on BBC Radio

Miguel was a special guest on BBC Radio Ulster’s ‘Sounds Classical’ where he discussed the nominees in the Best Original Score category for this year’s Academy Awards. Listen.

25 February 2010 — Miguel in Helsinki

Miguel was the keynote speaker at the Audiovisual Research Study Day held at the University of Helsinki, Finland. Miguel discussed his score for Little Ashes and collaborative processes in film composition.

16 February 2010 — Film Composing Workshop

Miguel led a composing for film weekend workshop for the South West Music School at the magnificent Dartington Hall.

7 January 2010 — Question Time

Miguel has had a chapter published in the Ashgate Research Companion to Popular Musicology. ‘Reinventing Question Time’ explores the title music for the popular political debate programme, Question Time, as it has evolved over the last 30 years.

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3 December 2009 — Holler Screening

Cassius Matthias’ film Holler with a score by Miguel will receive its premiere at the National Film Theatre on the 14th December.

27 November 2009 — Cinemagic

Miguel led a film composition workshop at the Cinemagic Film Festival in Belfast and  was joined by David Arnold, composer of the James Bond movies.

5 August 2009 — Miguel on Radio 5 Live

Miguel was a guest on the Simon Mayo show on BBC Radio 5 Live and discussed the use of music in film with composer David Arnold, filmmaker Kenny Glennan and film critic Nigel Floyd.

1 August 2009 — Invention/Re-invention Published

Miguel’s special edition of the journal Music, Sound and the Moving Image entitled ‘Invention/re-invention’ has now been published. Order a copy