ADAM NORDEN is one of Scandinavias most established and sought-after composers writing for film & TV.
Born in Stockholm in 1971, Adam began his musical career while still in his teens playing keyboards in various local jazz and pop groups. During the last 10 years, he has enjoyed a diverse career working in all kinds of genres and media, composing music for feature films and television series as well as commercials and TV station identification packages.
In 2004 Adam landed his first international assignments - 'The Defender' and 'Direct Action´, starring action hero Dolph Lundgren.
'Direct Action' was produced by US production company Nu Image and in 2009 Adam is once again working with Nu Image and Dolph Lungren for the film 'Command Performance'.
In recent years Adam has concentrated on composing scores for feature films and television series with great success. Adam is a member of the European Film Academy and he was nominated as Discovery Of The Year at the 2001 World Soundtrack Awards. In January 2006 he received the Swedish Film Institutes ´Golden Bug´ for his score to Josef Fares critically acclaimed movie ´Zozo´. The same year, Adam was honored at the Reims International Fiction TV Festival for his score to Stig Petré Nothing To Be Ashamed Of. Adam was awarded a special price for best music, in competition with NBCs Law & Order: Criminal Intent´ and BBCs Blackpool, amongst others.
Among Adams other international credits we find Pernilla Fischer Christensens ´Dancers´ (Zentropa), the Norweigan ´House of Fools´, the Finnish drama comedy ´Forbidden fruit´, directed by Dome Karukoski, as well as the German TV movie ´ Die Lüge´ (ZDF). Among his Swedish work we find the Emmy nominated ´Ramona´ and the world renowned author Henning Mankells popular character ´Wallander´, as well as the movie ´Varg´ featuring Peter Stormare, which received very good reviews in the media.
Adam is currently based in Stockholm, Sweden where he runs his own production company.