Keyboardist | Guitarist | Composer | Producer

CV


INSTRUMENTS

Piano
Organ
Synth
Guitar
Percussion


TRAINING

Performing Diploma – Piano
Advanced Level – Organ and Guitar
Percussion and Tuned Percussion

Degree – Music Production

  • Arrangement/Conducting/Musical Direction
  • Multitrack Audio Engineering and Mixing
  • Live Audio Production
  • Sound Design and Programming

LIVE EXPERIENCE (Chronology)

Keyboards/Guitar – DIABLO, Santana Tribute
Producer/Stage Director – GODSPELL, University of Surrey
Keyboards – NIGHTSHIFT, Progressive Rock
Guitar/MD – US NOT THEM, Tribute
Keyboards/Guitar – HEADLONG, Rock
Keyboards – THINK FLOYD, Tribute
Keyboards/Guitar – THE BOHEMIANS, Tribute
Keyboards/Guitar/MD – RECKLESS HEART, Tribute
Keyboards – THE REASONING, Rock/Progressive
Keyboards – WOMEN IN ROCK, Rock Show
Keyboards – KT  BUSH BAND, Rock/Progressive/Pop
Keyboards – MONEY FOR NOTHING, Tribute
Keyboards – ATOMIC BLONDIE, Tribute


COMPOSITION/PRODUCTION

The Sound of Musiq – EP PRODUCTION – Self titled EP
Nightshift – MUSIC/LYRICS – two EP tracks
D&M – PRODUCTION – Eurovision entry
Various Artists – DEMO PRODUCTION
Soundtrack – COMPOSITION/PRODUCTION – University promotional video
Soundtrack – SPECIAL EFFECTS PRODUCTION – “Under Milk Wood” Woking Theatre
Backing Tapes – Las Vegas tribute act – to Frank Sinatra.
Dance Tracks – ARRANGEMENTS/PRODUCTION – Rhoda Mc Gaw Theatre, Woking
Simon Gow – PRODUCTION – Single “There For You”
MD, PROGRAMMING, LIGHTING PRODUCTION – Us Not Them (Pink Floyd tribute)
Reckless Heart – PRODUCTION/ MIX – Tribute covers
“Luna” – COMPOSITION/PRODUCTION/MIX – “Talking to the Moon” concept album
“Exile of the Night” – ARRANGEMENT/SESSION – Award winning single from above
Jukebox Heroes – PRODUCTION/MIX – Rock covers
KT Bush Band – PRODUCTION/MIX – Video soundtrack, Live Recordings
Women In Rock – PRODUCTION/MIX – Studio Demos


LISTENING

Anything well written, beautifully recorded and/or performed within the last 500 years. Loving a bit of Genesis, Deep Purple, or Clannad, or Gesualdo, or Grieg – depending upon the mood, company, and circumstances.


STYLISTIC INFLUENCE

Jon Lord (Deep Purple), Tony Banks (Genesis), Steve Porcaro (Toto), Woolly Wolstenholme (BJH), Keith Emerson, David Sancious, Geoff Downes, Edvard Grieg, JS Bach, Dudley Moore, Victor Borge (!), David Gilmour, Larry Carlton, Steve Lukather, Tim Renwick.


SUSTENANCE

Indian or Greek cuisine
Moscow Mules (one is never enough), G&T, or Real Ale.