Debbie Wiseman (Composer)

Shalom Kabul

There can be few people in the UK who have not heard a theme from one of Debbie Wiseman’s films or shows from the last 20 years. Her credits (over 200 of them) for the big and small screen include Fry’s Planet World, Judge John Deed, Wilde, Land Girls, Tom & Viv, Jekyll, Arsene LupinTom’s Midnight Garden, Father Brown and A Poet in New York.

Debbie has been nominated for two Ivor Novello Awards, for Wilde and Death of Yugoslavia. In 2004, Debbie was honoured in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list with an MBE for services to the music and film industry. In the summer of 2012, she was one of eleven film and TV composers chosen to compose a New Water Music for the Queen’s Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant.

Debbie’s recent projects include the score for Wolf Hall, the BBC’s BAFTA and Golden Globe award-winning adaptation of Hilary Mantell’s bestselling novel.