Pleased to announce my album ‘SHADOWING JOHN BARRY’ is released today. A most enjoyable project in the company of the very best of friends.
Its out on the DRAMATICO label and features some wonderful performances by Peter Frampton, John Parricelli, Ray Russell, Mark Knopfler, Warren Bennett, Mark Griffiths, Brian Locking, Hank Marvin and Bruce Welch.
Some wonderful string arrangements by Kevin Townend and Warren Bennett. Other guests include Dave Richmond, Phil Todd and Simon Gardener.
Orchestra led by Gavyn Wright.
Recording engineers Dick Plant, James Collins and Leigh Lawson.
Big thanks to Mike Batt for believing in this project.
It was John Barry who got me interested in composing for film when I toured with him in the late 50’s. I’d like to think he would have approved of our interpretations of his fabulous music.