Merv de Peyer

a piano playing digital media lover

Merv de Peyer has spent a lifetime in the entertainment industry, and has worked with some of the world's most famous artists including Miles DavisEddie MurphyNew Order, and Cameo.

His list of skills range between being a virtuoso jazz pianist, arranger, and musical director, at the same time he is a veteran studio musician, producer and song writer.


For fifteen years he hase been teaching himself 3D animation, film editing, 3D animation, creative writing.. etc. Adding to his existing skills as a music programmer (Logic).


"All this software works with the same underlying principles, so what you learned how to do on Logic Pro X with music can be applied to editing video with Final Cut Pro, and to media preparation on PhotoShop, 3D animation.. the lot".


The combination of these skills and technics allow Merv to single handedly create almost any type of digital media. Allowing his imagination to run free.


ABOUT

Merv de Peyer is the Son of virtuoso Clarinettist Gervase de Peyer. He is a holder of a degree in Performance and Composition Berklee College Of Music.

After graduating Merv moved to New York to pursue a career as a jazz pianist, and studio musician.
During the time he lived in the USA he worked with musicians Miles Davis, Pharaoh SandersBernard PurdieMichael BreckerSteve Gadd and Stanley Clarke.


He programmed for DJ legends Todd Terry, Junior Vasquez, Louie VegaGrand Master Flash and Arthur Baker.
He recorded then toured Cameo's multi platinum album “Word Up”.


He has played on more than 150 major label records, with artist including Mick Jagger & Kieth Richards, Bonnie RaittJames BrownB. B. KingJoe Cocker and Mary J. Blige.


He has mixed records for Primal ScreamNew Order and the Bernard Sumner, Johnny Marr super group Electronic, and Mi Chico Latino, Geri Halliwell (Spice Girls) number one single.


He was commissioned by Volkswagen to Compose, score (for full orchestra), and Mix (in surround sound) the sound track to the world’s first 360-degree movie.


2001 he launched the worlds first surround sound music label ChxllSeeker.


2010 he formed Deep Lounge Music.


2013 Merv began Baby Dance Alnong with internet promoter Peter Ruppert.


Currently he is developing a new animated cartoon series The App Master. A sharp witted music driven video series for children and adults.