Arranger, Composer, Orchestrator,
Conductor, Music Engraving
Welcome to the home of music composer, Gavin Somerset. Here you will find out more about him and his music and be able to listen to samples of his work. You can also contact Gavin via the ‘Contact’ page.
Gavin is a much sought after arranger throughout the UK with regards his brass band arranging. From major film scores to the X-
Over the years Gavin has composed for a variety of difference genres, from brass bands to popular music, string quartet to full orchestra. Samples of some of these works can be found on the show reel page.
On many occasions, Gavin has been approached to orchestrate a work that has already been composed, however needs scoring out for specific instruments. In some cases, the clients have requested that he help to turn the tune in their head, into a masterpiece for live musicians or an electronic sequencer.
Working as a music publisher, Gavin has countless hours experience in engraving music to the highest professional standard for performance by live musicians. All his work is undertaken using Sibelius 7 software and will take your hand written manuscripts and turn them into professional looking scores.
Gavin’s new composition ‘The Spirit of Brass’ for BrassFest UK will be performed by over 100 brass bands during the festival weekend.
Gavin’s arrangement of Adele’s cover of ‘Make You Feel My Love’ is now published and available for purchase and performance.