Catherine's score for the feature documentary Gold Balls recently won Best Documentary Score at GSFF’s Movie Music Competition. Gold Balls is official selection at the 18th Annual Newport Film Festival, April, 2017.
Catherine recently composed additional music for the upcoming Joseph Fiennes feature On Wings of Eagles which will be in theaters Fall 2017.
Internet Surfer is a ground-breaking Virtual Reality and 3D experience by sokrispymedia featuring Youtube stars including Zach King and Cyanide and Happiness. Post sound by Impossible Acoustic with music by Catherine Grealish.
The Last Buck Hunt, available on Amazon On Demand, is an independent comedy-horror feature filmed in the Pacific Northwest.
Catherine recently finished scoring Sunbreak Games’ interactive children’s book Care For Our World. This is due for release by Apple for the iPad in March 2017.Catherine also provided music for the innovative application Novel Effect. This app adds music and sound effects as you read books aloud using voice recognition.
Catherine is incredibly intuitive and taps right in to the heart of the story. She has infinite respect and love for the medium of film and music and how they both work together to take us on their magical journeys. Persephone Vandegrift, Writer & Director All Things Hidden
With a passion for music and collaboration, Catherine Grealish is a composer for film, media and live performance. She recently won Best Documentary Score for the uplifting feature documentary Gold Balls, and in 2014 won the Independent Music Vox Pop Award for her soundtrack for the film All Things Hidden. She also contributed music for the upcoming Joseph Fiennes theatrical release On Wings of Eagles. Catherine is the Executive Director for the Alliance for Women Film Composers. She plays many instruments including violin, piano, and guitar.
Catherine’s music has been featured in award-winning films, including the short Pearl which won Best Short at the Mexico International Film Festival and Madrid International Film Festival. She also composed the music for the integral song in Ellen Gerstein’s short film Come Away With Me which has won many awards including Best Sound and Music at Australia’s Connect Film Festival. Catherine also scored the video game The Hole Story which won the 2016 ID@Xbox Rising Star Award.
She has also scored many other independent films including The Basement, The Last Buck Hunt, Citizen Heroes and Speaking of Dying, along with the popular web series Capitol Hill which is now televised through Europe and Canada. Catherine is currently scoring the video game Alicorn Pricess Blast along with many other film and media projects.
Her work for Didgeridoo and chamber orchestra For Those Who Have Walked Ahead premiered at Benaroya Recital Hall as part of Celebrate World Music in March 2013. Catherine’s orchestral work Artist and The Muse premiered in 2012.
Catherine graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Music at Cornish College of the Arts. She then completed her Masters of Music from Boston University and also went through the Pacific Northwest Film Scoring program in 2011.
Catherine is from Tasmania, Australia. She moved to the United States in 1998 to pursue a career in music.
The score never fails to provide that atmosphere and to accentuate whatever emotion holds sway over the characters on screen at any given moment. Indeed, it’s hard to imagine this film being as effective without Grealish’s score behind it. Cinema on the Rocks
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