Film Composer

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PATRICIO FRAILE is a Danish composer and multi-instrumentalist with Spanish roots. He holds a M.A. in music, specializing in film scoring and orchestration, and in 2011 he received a grand to study film music in Hollywood and New York. The last couple of years he has started to establish himself as a skilled composer and music supervisor working in films and television, on documentary projects for DR, TV2 and NRK, as well as upcoming short and feature films. Such as the award-winning Danish short film ABU ADNAN and DR Documentary Homo from Hell.

In his compositions Patricio combines the sound palette of the orchestra with soundscapes and other musical textures, often inspired by the folk cultures of the world. He has recorded his music with orchestras and musicians in Denmark, Spain, Tallinn, Budapest and as far as a nature reserve in Mozambique. His insights from his studies in musicology and broad experiences in the field in Europe, Latin America and Africa, let him to found the music production agency GROW MUSIC, which also collaborates with other composers, musicians, music supervisors, brands and agencies on finding news ways to tell stories through music and sound.






ABU ADNAN directed by Sylvia Le Fanu and produced by Sune Wahl. Winner of the AUDIENCE AWARD at Odense International Film Festival, the EKKO Shortlist for BEST FICTION , officially selected for the 40th Festival du Court Métrage de CLERMONT-FERRAND nominated by The Danish Film Academy for the ROBERT PRIZE 2018 and most recently winning best narrative short film at HEARTLAND INDIE SHORTS 2018 and NIFF 2018 in New York, and longlisted for THE ACADEMY AWARDS 2019.