Composer/Guitarist based in Liverpool, UK - www.alex-cottrell.com

Hello again! I have been a little quiet over the winter months and this is one big reason why. I remember unveiling my previous site this time a couple of years ago, but even then I knew I would have to bite the bullet and make a fully functioning page eventually. No more stand-ins, I […]

(Originally posted 17th May 2014) https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/851059627/tablet-of-destiny   I’m working with director David Wilks on ‘Tablet of Destiny’ a new scifi chase film about an ancient, globe-trotting conspiracy – the Black Knight Satellite. It’s my first chance to work on the soundtrack for a feature length film, so I’m really hoping this kicks off! It’s literally […]

The Liverpool University Players worked with videographer and editor Sarah Pollitt to create this film about how we created the music for their production of The Canterbury Tales. Featuring interviews with myself and producer/harpist Sarah Peverley, we discuss authenticity, collaboration and realisation in this short documentary.   Learn more about the production in this online version of the […]

(Originally posted on 28th April 2014) Two little pieces of news: Firstly, you can subscribe to email updates by following this link. Never miss an update again by getting them straight to your inbox if you so desire. Secondly, you can now pre-order ‘Untold’ from the Bandcamp page. Thanks again to all of you for […]