Douglas Black Heaton is a composer, music editor, music supervisor, sound designer and producer from England. He has lived in the UK, Switzerland and Italy, and is now based near Helsinki, Finland where he works from his own studio.
As well as being an accomplished musician Douglas holds a degree in Law (LL.B (Hons)) from Nottingham Law School and was previously an Information Technology professional working for TAG McLaren before becoming Head of IT for a multi-national manufacturer. He returned to music in 2004 and has since attained a Master’s degree (M.A.) in Professional Media Composition from the University of Chichester.
Douglas is currently working on several TV and animation projects. His guitar playing has recently been heard in the Hollywood blockbuster “The Angry Birds Movie” where he accompanies Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Jason Sudeikis and Danny McBride singing “The Mighty Eagle” song.
Douglas is also a tutor at ThinkSpace Education, an online film scoring school run by composer Guy Michelmore.