Launch for the James Cameron Challenging The Deep Exhibition.
We also composed the music and sound designed as the complete immersive exhibition for the Australian Maritime Museum, Avatar Alliance Foundation and Luscious.
An irresistibly beautiful song for Cadbury Marvellous Creations animated adventure.
Original lyrics, music and sound design.
LIA Silver Winner 2016 Original Song
"I Am The Murderer" : Searing and seductive title song for the Foxtel/Genepool TV series Lawless.
Rafael was composer and wrote the lyrics.
Rafael created music & sound design for intense story of Australian soldiers in Afghanistan including never seen battle footage. Told by the soldiers themselves and commissioned by the Australian War Memorial. Produced by Luscious Films with renowned journalist Chris Masters, and broadcast on Channel 7.
A bustling quest to make pajamas .
A epic tribute to the Aussie brand of the Beautiful Game (Soccer). Soaring music, immersive sound design and the iconic voice of David Field.
Joyous, humanistic music to an uplifting story directed by Ben Lawrence.
Snappy, happy and hooky. Design Craig and Karl, directed by Dom Bartolo (Flutter) for Marcel.
Original music, sound design.
Gritty bass, beat and manipulated voices.
Music + Sound
Commissioned by McCann Birmingham, Triumph is driven by soaring and exhilarating vocals and driving guitars. Emotionally charged with the thrill of the ride.
Winner London Int. Ad Awards Bronze Trophy for Original Score and Finalist at APRA AGSC Screen Music Awards.
A beautiful collaboration between Levi’s Stretch Jeans, the National Ballet of Korea, DDB and Rafael May Music filmed on the streets and roof tops of Seoul.
The 2 minute film was choreographed and shot to the stunning original music. A contemporary take on a classical backdrop featuring cello, overlaid pianos, and climactic drums.
Live strings and vocals.
Music and sound design.
Cute animated jazz riff flute + beats locked to every step.
Directed by Dom Bartolo at Flutter for Clemenger Melbourne.
A fresh pop riff for Cadillac ATS-L shot in New York for McCann Shanghai.
Beautifully scored commercial for Vauxhall Insignia UK. Features live strings, piano, african drums, harp and beastly sound design as a Vauxhall finds it’s inner animal.
A rambunctious action packed live orchestral scored toy chase.
We did the sound design as well as all instrumental scoring and recording.
Totally villainous underscore (and sound design and mix) for the rottenly evil mastermind’s toy sale.
Quirky music and irreverent sound design built from piano and blocks of wood capturing the entire season of plays for the launch of the Sydney Theatre Company Season in collaboration with Collider visuals.
A delightful plucky and kooky piece for Thomson IP Manager, through Thomson Reuters Philadelphia directed by Dom Bartolo at 21:19 Melbourne.
A sweeping journey through literary genres.
Flirtatious soundtracks and surreal models immerse you in Peroni’s Italy: An installation built for the Peroni VIP bar at the Sydney Fashion Festival.
Thunderous theremins, organs and more back the rottenly evil mastermind W, with his chief minion, Steve the cat as he plots his toy invasion from outer space.
Music + Sound Design
Delicate and beautiful guitar to the real life stories of the desolate outback line worker.
Directed by Ben Lawrence.