Sam Watts

Last updated 09 January 2020

Sam Watts
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Sam Watts

Born: Wednesday 17th March 1982 (age: 42)


Sam Watts is a composer working primarily in Film and Television.  He also composes for Radio, Theatre and Advertising as well as working as an Orchestrator and Arranger.

He composed incidental music for The Sarah Jane Adventures and Sarah Jane's Alien Files.

Sam  Wattswas born in Harrogate and brought up in a town called Wetherby in West Yorkshire, England. 

He started playing the piano at the age of five and singing at nine. He studied for a BA (Hons) in Music at the University of Nottingham and graduated in July 2003 with a First.

He moved to London in September 2003 to start working for the Film Composer George Fenton as his Music Assistant. His responsibilities included archiving, copying and research.

Sam became a freelance Composer in January 2006 and now lives in St Albans, Hertfordshire, with his partner. He works from his studio, Fourteen Studios, running Pro Tools, Logic and Sibelius Notation Software.