John Walsh


John Walsh is an award winning Composer, Songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist.

In his formative years, he studied classical guitar and piano at the Irish Academy of Music in between touring with rock bands, producing artists and scoring film projects for up and coming directors.

Recently he scored and wrote songs for the multi-award winning feature film ‘The Drummer and The keeper’ starring Dermot Murphy (Bohemian Rhapsody) and Jacob McCarthy (A.P. Bio) and received a 2018 IFTA nomination for Original Music.

Other recent work includes the horror romp ‘Cherry Tree’ starring Naomi Battick (Jamestown) and Brian Gibson (The OA, Tolkien) and music contributions to the major Discovery Channel drama series ‘Harley and the Davidsons’ starring Michiel Huisman (Game of Thrones) and directed by Ciarán Donnelly (Vikings, The Tudors, Krypton).

Through his commercial music company Symphonic, John’s music has been the soundtrack to major international campaigns for clients such as Guinness, Heineken, Tourism Ireland, Jameson, The Empire Movie Awards and The Olympic Games, winning two Kinsale Shark Awards and two ICAD bells for original music.

John is also the founder member and songwriter with acclaimed Irish band The Carnival Brothers.

Tracks by John Walsh