Daniel Phillip Eppel‘s extensive musical experience includes composing and producing original music for theatre, puppetry, film and commercials. He has also composed and produced music for many national and international documentaries, animation and television series.
Daniel’s studio credits and collaborators include: ZA News (David Kramer, Nik Rabinowitz, Zapiro), Alex Clare, Zolani Mahola (Where Do I Stand? – Documentary), Monique Hellenberg (Goldfish), Balkan Beat Box, Freshly Ground, Spoek Mathambo.
Daniel has received several awards for his work including, the 2016 SAFTA award for The Boers at the End of the World, three SAMA AWARD nominations and the prestigious Fleur Du Cap nomination in the Music Composition/Sound Design category for the Handspring Puppet Company’s production of Ouroboros.
In 2015, Daniel composed and supervised the music for Horse Life, (Director, Janni Younge) featuring horse puppets from the acclaimed War Horse.
In 2016, Daniel received a prestigious SAFTA Award for Best Achievement in Sound Design for a Feature Documentary for his work on Boers at the End of the World (Produced by – Good Work)
Daniel wrote the Original Music Composition for the internationally acclaimed Loerie Award winning Add Hope TV Campaign.
Agency – Ogilvy (Cape Town)
Director – Mairiana O Kelly
Music House – Pulse Music
Music Supervisor – Marc Algranti
Composer – Daniel Phillip Eppel
Daniel Phillip Eppel received a prestigious Fleur Du Cap nomination in the Music Composition/Sound Design category for the Handspring Puppet Company’s production of Ouroboros. Handspring’s previous production Warhorse was the winner of a Tony Award.