ABOUT

Australian screen composer Caitlin Yeo’s style has always been unique. Caitlin’s musical style comes from a fascination with music from different cultures, 20th century composition and a deep love of telling stories with music.

Current President of the Australian Guild of Screen composers and a graduate of Screen Composition at AFTRS, Caitlin Yeo has composed the music for many film and TV projects.

Caitlin has scored multiple feature films, documentaries, and TV series, including critically acclaimed feature film The Rocket, David Stratton: A Cinematic Life, channel 7’s tele-­movie The Killing Field, ABCs Compass, Bomb Harvest, kids television series, Tashi, SBS series For The Love of Meat, and recently finished feature film The Butterfly Tree,  documentary After The Apology,  ABC TV series The House with Annabel Crabb.. In 2017 Caitlin composed an audio-visual concert work called Seven Stories, that was performed by leading new music group, Ensemble Offspring, at the City Recital Hall for Vivid.

Caitlin Yeo has received a swathe of accolades including an APRA screen music award; Feature Score of the Year for The Rocket (2013), and Best Music for a documentary for Getting Frank Gehry (2016) and Bomb Harvest (2007), a 2014 AACTA nomination, and the 2014 Film Critics Circle award to name a few. In 2011, Caitlin was also awarded the APRA Professional Development Award, which garnered her a spot at the prestigious ASCAP Film and TV Scoring Workshop in Los Angeles.

 

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