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François Evans
François Evans

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François Evans is a 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 David Warbeck).

He combines electronics with orchestral instruments in original ways, sometimes using 'spectral' technniques.

In 1999, François Evans co-arranged the music for the wedding of David & Victoria Beckham. In 2008 he conducted the 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 in London.

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