News update: Mikes original score for ‘The Jazz Ambassadors’ documentary, which featured a 9 piece band of top UK jazz musicians, is now available on Spotify and iTunes/Apple Music. And for those who missed it in the cinema ‘Finding Your Feet’ is now on Amazon Prime and available on DVD. ‘The Jazz Ambassadors’ is also on DVD.


Photograph by Peter Saunders

Michael is an award-winning composer whose credits include performing, writing and producing music for film and TV, as well as working with some of the most exciting artists in popular music.

Michael’s most recent work includes scores for feature Finding Your Feet and documentary Jazz Ambassadors, both projects due for release in spring 2018. Other work includes the score for ITV mini series Dark Angel, original music for Richard Linklater’s movie Me and Orson Welles starring Zac Efron & Claire Danes, the score for indie feature Forget Me Not and string arranger on Ricky Gervais’ feature David Brent: Life on the Road.

Michael has also collaborated on feature film scores with DJ Paul Oakenfold (Nothing Like the Holidays, Vexille) and has worked closely with acclaimed documentary director Gary Johnstone on a number of internationally renowned documentary films such as the 5 part series Alien Deep (NATGeo), docu-drama Einstein’s Big Idea/E=Mc2 (NOVA-PBS/C4) and Battle of Hood and Bismarck (C4).

His music has also been featured in many popular dramas, TV series and title sequences including The Wire, Live From Abbey Road, Waterloo Road and Secrets of the SAS: In their Own Words.

Michael is also building a reputation for himself as a jazz composer, performing his compositions as The Mike McEvoy Band. His album The Long Way Home (2014) received glowing praise and featured a stellar line up of modern British jazz stars including Nigel Hitchcock, Gerard Presencer, Jason Rebello, Ben Castle and James Maddren.

Film & TV

Solo Work

The Long Way Home

An album of new compositions featuring some of UKs finest jazz musicians: Gerard Presencer, Nigel Hitchcock, Ben Castle and Jason Rebello.

Terra Cognita

A reflective journey through sound, Terra Cognita has its roots in world music and jazz, and is a tribute to nature's power and beauty. Visit

Night Sea Journey

Michael's debut instrumental album, released originally on All That Records in 1996, now re-mastered and available on Rezzonator Music.



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FILM and TV:
Maggie Rodford

Mike plays Nord keyboards

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