Dr Gilbert Gabriel (MA Film. B.Mus) is a songwriter, producer and composer whose music and songs have featured in TV, Films & Radio around the world. He received an Ivor Novello nomination and was awarded Gold records and BMI certificates for radio play and sales.

His credits include; The Dream Academy (Life in a Northern town. The Love Parade), whose music was included in the blockbuster Hollywood films Ferris Bueller’s Day Off; Trains, Planes and Automobiles and Diane Keaton’s Heaven. Independent films Paris (John Cale) and The Light Trap and collaborations with Massive Attack vocalist Shara Nelson, Polysterene (X ray Spex), Shola Ama and Kirsty Hawkshaw (Opus lll).

Gilbert is currently writing and recording a fourth Dream Academy album, as well finishing a solo project with Kroke’s Tomasz Kurkurba (Peter Gabriel/ Nigel Kennedy collaborator).


Back to the 80s: Interview with Gilbert Gabriel of The Dream Academy – Kickin’ it Old School

28 Jul 2014

In a candid interview with “Back to the 80′s” Gilbert talks about the origins of Dream Academy as well as [...]

The Morning Lasted All Day—A Retrospective

28 Jul 2014

The remastered 24-track double CD features the unreleased songs “Living in a War” and “The Chosen Few” (both with David [...]

Dream Academy Release and Tour

2 Feb 2014

Double CD albums of  The Dream Academy best material   is being released worldwide in July 2014.  This will be [...]

Songs and Score for New Movie

2 Feb 2014

Gilbert has just finished writing the score and songs for an independent  ’comedy feature’  which distributers  think  could become  a [...]