Sacha Puttnam learned his craft from the masters like Vangelis, Michael Kamen and Quincy Jones. Trained at the Moscow ‘Tchaikovsky’ Conservatoire (Conducting and Composition) and Berklee College of Music (BMus Hons). Having completed his classical and jazz training he went on to tour the world with Bush, Muse and Moby amongst others.
His comprehensive experience and knowledge in all music genres shows in his imaginative and sensitive scoring of over 30 films (working with directors including John Pilger, Robert le Page, Andrea Arnold and John Dryden), numerous radio dramas and podcasts, as well as his re-working of classic film music and his original, intimate piano and full orchestral compositions.
Sacha has written and arranged for some of the pop and rock world’s biggest names, scoring multi-platinum albums, and has worked with Moscow, Hallé, and London Studio Orchestras.