Kevin Atwood is a Canadian multi-instrumentalist and composer, working in a style that blends progressive rock, folk, ethnic or world music, classical music, electronic music and New Age.
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Released My Hat is a Synthesizer EP
8 Electronic, positive, progressive pop instrumental songs written, performed and produced by Kevin Atwood.
Released Crowded Moon CD
Crowded Moon is a collection of ten Symphonic Electronica and Progressive Art Rock instrumental songs written, performed and produced by Kevin Atwood.
Before They Called It Ambient CD
Before They Called It Ambient CD was never publicly released and is comprised of seven legacy Avant-garde musical works created in the mid-seventies using very essential elements and tape manipulation. This re-mastered CD was created primarily for private use and limited release written, performed and produced by Kevin Atwood.
One Man Standing CD
One Man Standing is an E.P. containing 6 Progressive Rock instrumental songs featuring guitar and electronic textures written, performed and produced by Kevin Atwood.
Butterflies is comprised of twelve refreshingly unique, soothing, melodic, uplifting, optimistic, positive, multi-layered textured instrumental music filled with hope, thematic guitar and an acoustic, cinematic approach to electronic instrumentation written, performed and produced by Kevin Atwood.
Wrote and recorded soundtrack for hybrid animation short called Spin by Laurence Sparks and Dhomas Trenn featured in the Tidal Wave Film Festival in New Brunswick, Canada.
CJFE Press Freedom Awards
Wrote and recorded soundtrack for CJFE award winners Babafemi Ojudu and Bayo Onanuga profile video presentation which was viewed at the CJFE Press Freedom Awards which is an annual gala dinner which brings together some of the biggest names in Canadian media to honor colleagues from Canada and around the world who have been persecuted because of their work.
A track from the CD, Wonder, Myth and Magic, from the Nightingale production music library collection and published by Night After Night Publishing. Co-written and co-produced by Caron Nightingale. This CD and the other CDs in this production music library collection are currently distributed in 17 different countries.
The Dawn of Christmas
Co-wrote track from the CD, The Christmas Collection, from the Nightingale production music library collection and published by Night After Night Publishing. Co-written and produced by Caron Nightingale. This track has been used in the production of Global TVs, The Santa Claus Parade and many other television and radio productions on networks like CBC, CTV and LIFE.
The Amber Project
Co-wrote and produced 5 original songs with vocalist Catherine Rossini.
From The Plains
Commissioned composition for modern dance performance choreographed and performed by Pat Richards and Leica Hardy.
Indices Of Refraction
Commissioned composition for modern dance performance, choreographed by Jeanne Robinson of the Nova Dance Theatre.
Instrumental composition used for modern dance performance choreographed and performed by Leica Hardy of the Halifax Dance Company.
Steps around the House
Mixed 2 live to two-track demo songs for the Halifax Band, Steps around the House. The production quality and their unique style of their music won them 1st place in the 1984 Q104 Home Grown Contest.
Created esoteric progressive music group with two friends from high school music class and co-wrote over 50 original compositions with other group members using electric bass guitar, acoustic 12 string guitar and synthesizer.
Presently I'm not doing any live gigs.
Mike Oldfield, Yes, Genesis, Steve Hackett, Chris Squire,Steve Howe, Vangelis, Tangerine Dream, Wendy Carlos
Mac Pro computer
LOGIC Studio and various software
Native Instruments KOMPLETE 8 ULTIMATE
EASTWEST Composers Collection
Arturia V Collection plus Oberheim SEM V soft synths
IK Multimedia SampleTron and AmpliTube 3
Softube Bass Room
uHe Zebra2 soft synth
Garritan Instant Orchestra
Fab Filter Twin2 soft synth
Green Oak Software Crystal soft synth
KV331 Audio SynthMaster soft synth
Synthmagic Polychrome soft synth
QuikQuak Glass Viper soft synth