Mark started Score Draw Music in 2004 after a career as a musician that included recording 4 Peel Sessions, playing live shows in the USA, Russia, and Japan, and having tracks he had co-written placed on shows such as Malcolm in the Middle & Sesame Street. His composition work in Score Draw Music has included co-writing music for Dolly Parton to sing in a children’s animation series, a co-write in the 2018 Oscar-winning film The Shape of Water, and ongoing work across film, TV and animation- as well as running the company on a day to day basis. Outside of the company Mark is a member of the Ivors Academy Media Committee Board, dealing with ongoing issues for media composers around copyright, skills and opportunities. Mark also programmes Output Belfast, Ireland’s largest music conference.
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