Biography

Max Richter is a German-born British composer who has been an influential voice in post-minimalist composition and in the meeting of contemporary classical and alternative popular musical styles since the early 2000s. Richter is classically trained, having graduated in composition from the Royal Academy of Music and studied with Luciano Berio in Italy.

Richter also composes music for stage, opera, ballet and screen. He has also collaborated with other musicians, as well as with performance, installation and media artists. He has recorded eight solo albums and his music is widely used in cinema.

Max Richter is a German-born British composer who has been an influential voice in post-minimalist composition and in the meeting of contemporary classical and alternative popular musical styles since the early 2000s. Richter is classically trained, having graduated in composition from the Royal Academy of Music and studied with Luciano Berio in Italy.

Richter also composes music for stage, opera, ballet and screen. He has also collaborated with other musicians, as well as with performance, installation and media artists. He has recorded eight solo albums and his music is widely used in cinema.

Personal Info

Known For Sound

Gender Male

Known Credits 44

Birthday 1966-03-22

Place of Birth Hameln, Germany

Official Site https://www.maxrichtermusic.com/

Also Known As

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Sound TV ShowsMovies

The Royal Ballet: Woolf Works Original Music Composer
2019 Ad Astra Original Music Composer
2019 Behind the Looking Glass Music Arranger
2019 The Forbidden City Concert - Carmina Burana Original Music Composer
2018 Mary Queen of Scots Original Music Composer
2018 My Brilliant Friend (8 episodes)Original Music Composer
2018 Never Look Away Original Music Composer
2017 Hostiles Original Music Composer
2017 Return to Montauk Music
2017 The Sense of an Ending Original Music Composer
2017 The ROH Live: Woolf Works Music
2016 Miss Sloane Music
2016 Morgan Music
2016 Into the Forest Original Music Composer
2014 Testament of Youth Music
2014 Escobar: Paradise Lost Music
2014 The Leftovers (28 episodes)Original Music Composer
2014 The Way Out Music
2014 96 heures Music
2014 The Green Prince Music
2013 The Lunchbox Original Music Composer
2013 The Last Days on Mars Original Music Composer
2013 Miserere Original Music Composer
2013 The Congress Music
2013 The Nun Original Music Composer
2012 Anton's Right Here Music
2012 Disconnect Original Music Composer
2012 The Patience Stone Original Music Composer
2012 Wadjda Original Music Composer
2012 Lore Original Music Composer
2011 Black Mirror (1 episode)Original Music Composer
2011 Written in Ink Original Music Composer
2011 Edwin Boyd: Citizen Gangster Original Music Composer
2011 Unforgivable Original Music Composer
2011 Perfect Sense Music
2010 Sarah's Key Original Music Composer
2010 Womb Music
2010 My Trip to Al-Qaeda Original Music Composer
2009 My Words, My Lies - My Love Music
2008 Lost and Found Original Music Composer
2008 Waltz with Bashir Original Music Composer
2008 Henry May Long Music
2006 Soundproof Original Music Composer

Acting

1979 Bayerischer Filmpreis (1 episode) as himself

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