Craig Pruess

Also known as C Pruess, C. Pruess, Craig Prues, Pruess, Pruess, Craig
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Discography of Craig Pruess:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Sacred Chants Of Buddha - Music For Meditation 4 Audio 2000 Landy Star Music
2 Happy Together 2 Audio 1979 Ariola Hansa
3 Sacred Chants Of Buddha - Music For Meditation 4 Audio 1999 Times Music
4 Moving In The Direction Of Love 2 Audio 1979 Hansa International
5 Cain! 26 Audio 1976 Not On Label
6 Moving (In The Direction Of Love) 2 Audio 1979 Ariola Hansa
7 Toccata & Fugue In D-Minor 2 Audio 1977 Hansa International
8 Too Beautiful To Cry 2 Audio 1982 EMI
9 Angel Of The Earth 3 Audio 2008-07-25 Heaven On Earth Music Limited
10 Widor's Toccata 2 Audio 1977 Ariola Hansa
11 Happy Together 2 Audio 1979 Ariola Hansa
12 Moving In The Direction Of Love 2 Audio 1979 Hansa International
13 Language Of Love - Music For The Kama Sutra 7 Audio 2004 Karuna Records
14 Sacred Chants Of Buddha - Music For Meditation 4 Audio 1999 Heaven on Earth Music Limited
15 Sacred Chants Of Shakti 2 Audio 2012 Heaven On Earth Music Limited
16 Music Of The Stars - Sagittarious 8 Audio 1989 CSA Records (3)
17 Music Of The Stars - Sagittarious 8 Audio 1989 CSA Records (3)
18 Music Of The Stars - Sagittarious 8 Audio 1989 CSA Records (3)


Craig Pruess is an American composer, musician, arranger and gold & platinum record producer who has been living in Britain since 1973. His career has covered diverse areas including: Grammy nominated record production for international stars such as Sir Cliff Richard, Anu Malik, Sarah Brightman, Sheila Walsh; musical arrangements for Massive Attack, Def Leppard, Bond; feature film soundtrack music (“Bride & Prejudice”, “Bend It Like Beckham", "The Mistress of Spices", “What’s Cooking?”, “Bhaji on the Beach”); world music producing, performing (sitar, keyboards and African percussion) and arranging for international acts such as Massive Attack, Katie Melua, Manic Street Preachers, Def Leppard and Pascal Obispo; television music (“Peak Practice”, “Sue Lawley Show”, “Rich Deceiver”, ZigZag Kenya”, “Samson Superslug”) and also arranging, sitar and sound design work (for such well known composers as Danny Elfman, Gabriel Yared, Patrick Doyle, Carl Davis, John Altman, Rachel Portman, and George Fenton); television and film advertising/corporate music (over 300 commercials to date); lecturing and teaching; concert performing (solo and with his own ensembles but also with Mike Oldfield for the world premiere of “Tubular Bells II”, Sept 92, at the Edinburgh Castle); sound engineering, synthesiser and computer music programming, sound design and music technology innovations.

He performs with two groups: world fusion trio, At-Ma, and African fusion band, The Ganda Boys. He received a British Academy Award Nomination for his Best Original Music Score for the BBC-TV prime time series, "Moses Jones", which featured lived filmed scenes of the Ganda Boys band.


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