Just as lockdown hit in April I was approached by Sacha to help him edit some tracks on his album. He had recorded the orchestra and piano at Henry Wood Hall among other places. The album is a collection of piano and orchestral versions of the big tunes from his fathers (David Puttnam) movies (Chariots of Fire, Midnight Express, Memphis Belle etc) and he wanted me to do some edits and change some tempos etc. protools handled it like a dream and then I went on to mix the recor
Having known Danny for many years I have pestered him for at least the last 5 years to get on with his own record. Knowing how talented he is at composition as well as his skills at piano and cello added to the fact that he has a serious dose of funk I was sure his album was going to be a great project. Now the album has finally come out almost 3 years since the first sessions with the band at the Fish factory in Harlesden and he has smashed it! The reviews have been so posit
https://www.instagram.com/p/CE6dhuLHTQt/?hl=en In August 2020 Yussef Dayes Trio, Nubya Garcia, Shabaka Hutchings, Omar, Theo Cross, Henry Wu ie many of the big players from the new london jazz scene were invited to a special session at the Church Studios in crouch end by DJ Benji B to make a film and create bespoke music for the Louis Vuitton mens show in Tokyo in Feb 2021. Some serious tunes on there and you can see it at the link above. well worth your next 25 minutes!