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François Evans
François Evans

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François Evans is a classically-trained composer and music producer. He wrote the scores to Edgar Wright's first feature A Fistful of Fingers; Stefan Archetti's The Mermaid Mushroom, Shaun Mosley's The 3 Kings (featuring Ron Moody & Vanessa Redgrave) and Darren Ward's Sudden Fury (staring 70s' action icon David Warbeck).

In 1999, François co-arranged the music for the wedding of David & Victoria Beckham. In 2008 he co-produced and conducted the 81-piece Philharmonia Orchestra for the Barry Gray Centenary Concert at the Royal Festival Hall, in aid of the Cinema & Television Benevolent Fund. He has taught composition at the Royal College of Music and is Associate Professor in Music at Middlesex University, London.

He combines electronics with orchestral instruments in original ways, sometimes using 'spectral' technniques. He commutes between London and the La.M.P. Studio near La Rochelle in France.

Currently he is working on the After Magritte album: The Lunatic, the Lover & the Poet.

François Evans conducting the Philharmonia Orchestra
François Evans conducting the Philharmonia Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, London in 2008