Composed the music performed at the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London. The International Olympic Committee was so impressed they asked him to return in the same capacity for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Did You Know?
At the time he was hired by Dean Devlin
and Roland Emmerich
to write the score for _Stargate (1994)_, he had only scored one independent film and was working as a clerk at a local record store in England.