About us

Under the name sonority arts we, Malte and Niklas Melcher, work as composers and arrangers. We’re especially interested in collaborating with other creative minds, artists and filmmakers. Over the last years we composed and produced the music for numerous short films and documentaries. As arrangers we worked for the European Filmphilharmonic Institute and more recently for the Munich Filmfoniker and “FMS - Film Music Services” among others. Our arrangements and adaptions were performed throughout Europe by the London Symphony Orchestra, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra or the Munich Symphony Orchestra to name a few. It’s very important to us, that our music is precisely tailored to the needs of each project. Only a perfectly fitting music will be able to bring out the dramatic depth of a story, the memorability of a podcast jingle or the identification potential of a good advertising or promotional film. As artists we go in for authenticity, which sets our music apart from generic underscore.

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Video Release: Ascending Worlds

As you may already know Niklas has won the “Call for Scores” competition by the European Recording Orchestra this year. He was chosen from over 700 applicants to record a little piece of his with the orchestra. We’re more than thrilled to finally share the result with you all. Enjoy listening!

Arrangements for Brass Choir

Last year we were commissioned by the “Badische Posaunenarbeit” to arrange for brass choir. Part of the job was to arrange in a style suitable for accompaniment (based on the melody given) as well as to compose a new introduction and a postlude to frame the arrangement. A couple of months ago the recordings and […]

ERO Call for Scores

We are thrilled to announce that Niklas has won this year’s “Call for Scores” competition by the European Recording Orchestra. His composition was chosen from over 700 submissions. Among other things Niklas won a short recording session with the ERO in May. Come back to our website in a couple of weeks to listen to […]

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