Credits

      Composer   Director
2012   Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Music Editor
Howard Shore   Peter Jackson
2008   Wide Blue Yonder
Music Editor, Additional Recording
Richard Harvey   Robert Young
2008   The Betrayal
Associate Producer
Howard Shore   Ellen Kuras,
Thavisouk Phrasavath
2007   Les Deux Mondes
Music Editor, Score Producer
Richard Harvey   Daniel Cohen
2007   Youth Without Youth
Music Editor, Associate Producer
Osvaldo Golijov   Francis Ford Coppola
2007   Eichmann
Music Editor
Richard Harvey   Robert Young
2005   Survival Island / Three
Music Editor (uncredited)
Richard Harvey   Stewart Raffill
2005   LazyTown
Final Mixer, FX Editor
Máni Svavarsson   Magnús Scheving
2004   The Sacred Journey
Music Editor, Technical Supervisor
Daryl Griffith   Brendan Quayle
2003   Keunbab Prompiram
Music Editor (uncredited)
Richard Harvey   Manop Udomdej
2003   The Legend Of Suriyothai
Music Supervisor, Music Editor, Associate Producer  
Richard Harvey   Chatrichalerm Yukol
2003   Luther
Music Editor, Associate Producer (uncredited)
Richard Harvey   Eric Till
2003   In Search of an Impotent Man
Music Editor, Additional Recording
Richard Harvey   John Henderson
2003   Ozone
Original Score
Michael Pärt
  Nick Brooks,
Laura Kelly
2002   Two Men Went To War
Music Editor, Additional Recording (uncredited)
Richard Harvey   John Henderson
2000   The Brigade
Original Score
Michael Pärt   Liivo Niglas,
Reet Sokmann

 

 

  • "The Legend of Suriyothai" by Chatrichalerm Yukol (Richard Harvey)

  • "Volta" by Björk

  • "Neon Bible" by Arcade Fire

  • "Youth Without Youth" by Francis Ford Coppola (Osvaldo Golijov)

  • "Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" by Peter Jackson (Howard Shore)

  • International Arvo Pärt Centre

    International Arvo Pärt Centre

"The Legend of Suriyothai" by Chatrichalerm Yukol (Richard Harvey)

Michael Pärt cut his teeth on this 2½ year scoring project as a composers assistant, music editor and producer. Thrown into the deep end, he joined composer Richard Harvey through this epic production across three continents, directed by Chatrichalerm Yukol, prince of Thailand. The ethnic - and orchestral score was recorded in the UK, Hungary and Thailand. 

 

"Volta" by Björk

Michael Pärt was Björk's right-hand man and assisted her during production of her 6th full length album "Volta". Björk and Michael worked often at her summer house in Þingvellir, Iceland, spending weeks and months there when Björk was laying her groundwork for this album.

Björk refers to Michael on the CD sleeve as a Midwife to this project.

"Neon Bible" by Arcade Fire

Michael produced all orchestral material for Arcade Fire's second album "Neon Bible". He connected all neccessary elements between the composers and production staff, from arranging the recordings, producing the sessions and editing the multitracks.

"Youth Without Youth" by Francis Ford Coppola (Osvaldo Golijov)

Michael Pärt was the Music Editor for Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov on Francis Ford Coppola's "Youth Without Youth" at American Zoetrope.

He also produced the soundtrack for the feature on Deutsche Grammophon.

"Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" by Peter Jackson (Howard Shore)

Michael Pärt was the Music Editor in Wellington, New Zealand for Peter Jackson's "Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey". Beyond the scope of Musid Editing his main function in the 2‐year production stages were to liaise between composer Howard Shore and director Peter Jackson as well as developing optimal use of technology and data management.

He has been nominated for an nominated for an MPSE award for this work.

International Arvo Pärt Centre

International Arvo Pärt Centre

Michael Pärt co­‐founded and chairs the “International Arvo Pärt Centre”, a foundation that preserves Arvo Pärt’s creative contribution to the arts and ensures education for future generations. the IAPC has since its launch successfully secured government funding from the Estonian state and corporate sponsorship arrangements. Michael is overseeing the management body, leading the technical roadmap, creative policies and providing strategic support.