The Adventures of Abney & Teal - Netflix

Posted on Tue 23 April 2019 in netflix

Animated adventures of two friends who live on an island in the middle of a lake, in the middle of a park, in the middle of the big city.

The Adventures of Abney & Teal - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 15 minutes

Premier: 2011-09-26

The Adventures of Abney & Teal - Andrew McCrorie-Shand - Netflix

Andrew William John McCrorie-Shand (né McCrorie) (born 14 May 1955) is a British composer. He is mostly known for having composed musical scores for children’s television programmes, including the original theme tune for Teletubbies, and also the chart topping hit that followed it, Teletubbies say “Eh-oh!”. Andrew has also composed the music for Rosie and Jim, Brum and Tots TV.

The Adventures of Abney & Teal - Biography - Netflix

He was born as Andrew McCrorie in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire into a musical family and taught to play piano from age 5. McCrorie-Shand joined the mid-1970s progressive rock band Druid as the keyboardist for the band's two studio albums. Then he was signed to EMI Records where he worked with major performers of the era such as Leo Sayer, Sally Oldfield, Billy Ocean and Sarah Brightman. At some point, he changed his last name to McCrorie-Shand, the reasons for it are not known. McCrorie-Shand was later looked upon by the children's production company Ragdoll Productions and chosen to work on TV shows such as Teletubbies, Brum, Tots TV, Boohbah, Rosie and Jim, The Adventures of Abney & Teal and Twirlywoos. He has not returned for the remake of Teletubbies, though he arranged the new orchestral version of the original theme .

The Adventures of Abney & Teal - References - Netflix