There Is No Rose

There Is No Rose - Award Winner

17 Sep 2015

David is absolutely delighted that his setting of 'There Is No Rose' has been announced as the winner of the Malta International Choir Festival Composition Competition.

A Deep Breath

A Deep Breath - Miami Short Film Festival

3 Sep 2015

A Deep Breath, a documentary that David scored last year, has been selected to be screened at the Miami Short Film Festival in November.

European Talent Award - Finalist (Image © Karolien Raeymaekers)

European Talent Award - Finalist

31 Jul 2015

David has been nominated for the European Talent Award 2015 in both the film score and sound design categories, with the winners due to be announced next month after a public showcase at SoundTrack_Cologne.

An Allegory of Love/Grip/Shy (Photo © Alex Buts)

An Allegory of Love/Grip/Shy - Scores

24 Jul 2015

Earlier this summer David finished working on three new short films that were premiered in London this week: An Allegory of Love (dir. Kateryna Zabulonska), Grip (dir. Laura Seward) and Shy (dir. Emanuele Bonomi).

St Mary Magdalen Choir

Missa Maria Magdalena - New Commission

1 May 2015

David has been commissioned to compose a new Missa Brevis for the choir of St Mary Magdalen in the city of Oxford, to receive its premiere on Sunday 15th November, 2015, at the 10.30am High Mass.

Reaping for Dummies

RCM Composition for Screen Showcase 2015

20 Apr 2015

A film score composed by David Allen has been selected to be shown as part of a Composition for Screen Showcase hosted in the Britten Theatre at the Royal College of Music on Wednesday evening.

Exeter College Chapel

Concert: Music for Consorts

13 Apr 2015

On Friday 17th April 2015 David Allen will be accompanying soprano Maria Skiba in a concert of music written for royal consorts from the mid-17th century in the beautiful chapel of Exeter College, Oxford.


Kingfish - Original Score

26 Mar 2015

David recently finished scoring the film Kingfish, which tells the story of Rudy, a troubled Caribbean fisherman, as he struggles to prove that he has what it takes to be a "real man".

Love Never Changes

Love Never Changes - Original Score

12 Mar 2015

This week David finished working on the score for Love Never Changes, a romantic comedy