Roly Witherow is a composer for film, TV, and theatre, songwriter and arranger. Roly also writes his own music which can be found here.


As a composer, Roly's credits include Channel 4's On The Edge, 2015 BIFA nominated film Gregor and additional music for BBC1's Who Do You Think You Are? Roly recently finished the music and sound design for the first ever revival of David Hare's The Permanent Way, on at The Vaults Theatre in London.


With a diverse compositional voice that includes orchestral, electronic and folk influences, Roly is known for writing distinctive and memorable scores which form an integral part of a narrative and lend depth to characters.


Through his work with music agencies Wake the Town and CORD, Roly also writes music for commercials. He has scored adverts for global brands including Tate, Valentino and Castrol, as well as TV coverage of the Rio Olympics and the Russia World Cup.

Roly is represented by Adam Maskell at Curtis Brown.

Awards & Nominations

Nominated for Best Original Score in all categories for Bye Bye Baby at Anatomy Festival, Greece (2018).

Nominated for Best Score in a Feature Film for Waking David at Southampton International Film Festival, UK (2017).

Nominated for Best Original Score for Adam Peiper at Terror In The Bay Film Festival, Canada (2017).

  • SoundCloud Classic
  • IMDB-logo3.png
  • Twitter Classic