David Norland is an English, Los Angeles-based composer and musician. He composed the score to the 2018 HBO film ‘My Dinner with Herve’ starring Peter Dinklage and Jamie Dornan, and is known for his musical collaborations in the news and film worlds including ‘20/20’, ‘Good Morning America’, ‘The View’ and ‘Anvil! The Story of Anvil’.
He announced the release of the first full-length. Glam Tear Stain is out on october 25th via Denovali Records and combines electronic influences, elements of his film scoring work and more intimate, minimalistic piano and string arrangements. According to the press release, Simple, melodic and tonal themes for piano and strings are filtered through the electronic, spatial and experimental lens of Norland’s earlier musical ventures and was made over a period of personal sadness, change and acceptance.
“Agate or Barium” is the first excerpt. Listen below.