Film Scoring Projects

LIVE SCORE for
Maciste in Hell (1925)

A wild and untamed "metal-free-jazz" score for this outrageous film depicting demons and Hell.

Premiere: October 22, 2022

Music Box of Horrors film festival

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LIVE SCORE for
The Hands of Orlac (1924)

A mix of piano and twisted synth to accompany this tale of concert pianist whose hands are replaced with those of a murderer. 

Premiere: October 23, 2021

Music Box of Horrors film festival

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LIVE SCORE for
The Man Who Laughs (1928)

Composed for piano, organ, violin, cello and accordion, this new score reimagines this haunting tale that inspired the character of The Joker.

Premiere: October 19, 2019

Music Box of Horrors film festival

LIVE SCORE for
The Lodger (1927)

A dreamy jazz-noir score featuring wurlitzer electric piano, upright bass, and drum set, for a proto-film-noir tale by the master of suspense himself, Alfred Hitchcock. 

Premiere: October 13, 2018

Music Box of Horrors film festival

LIVE SCORE for
Nosferatu (1922)

A groovy and dramatic rescore of the first ever vampire film, inspired and performed by McGathey's "doom-funk" band Gramps The Vamp. 

Premiere: October 27, 2017

Chicago Park District's "Movies in the Parks"

"Demonoid"
Original Score

I scored this short 1970s grindhouse style Mexican horror film using hammond organ. 

Dir. Alaric S. Rocha

Premiere: 2015