Pierre o'Reilly composer
Score composed by Pierre O'Reilly
Pierre was the Producer for the world premiere of Aliens Live at London's Royal Albert Hall which took place in November 2016.
Pierre O’Reilly’s path to a career in music has been far from straightforward. Having served as 3rd and 2nd Navigating Officer in the Merchant Navy for 4 years, he decided to pursue his passion of music. A graduate of the Royal College of Music and currently based in London, Pierre is a composer and producer, specialising in music for screen. In 2013, he was the recipient of The Worshipful Company of Musicians’ Silver Medal.
His career to date has seen him collaborate with Academy Award nominated director, Nicky Phelan and BAFTA nominated director, Eamonn O’Neill. Pierre has worked as arranger/orchestrator on the production of ‘Titanic LIVE’, which premiered at London’s Royal Albert Hall in April 2015.
Recent collaborations include working with multi-Grammy award winning composer and arranger, Jorge Calandrelli, conducting the Philharmonia orchestra at Abbey Road Studios, London. Pierre was also commissioned by multi-Classic BRIT award winner and Gramaphone Artist of Year 2013, Alison Balsom, to compose a new work for Trumpet and loop pedal. It received its premiere at the 2015 Bristol Proms.
Pierre was the producer for the world premiere of Aliens Live at London's Royal Albert Hall, which took place in November 2016 attended by James Cameron, Sigourney Weaver and Gale-Anne Hurd.