Waving Through A Window – Dear Evan Hansen & Owl City COVER

 

I’ve been listening to a lot of songs from Dear Evan Hansen lately and being a musical theatre actor I couldn’t resist recording a cover of Waving Through A Window – an incredible song from Pasek and Paul’s score. Continue reading

Hushabye Mountain – COVER

I’ve been on a bit of a musical theatre roll lately so here’s a cover of Hushabye Mountain – a lovely little song from the classic musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! Originally performed by Dick Van Dyke, this is a beautiful song written by The Sherman Brothers and given my musical theatre background I couldn’t resist recording a little cover of it. Continue reading

WE WROTE A MUSICAL – Behind The Scenes On Between Us

 

Last week I mentioned that I’d written the music and lyrics for a brand new musical called Between Us that I’ve been working on with my good friend Elizabeth Carter. This didn’t happen overnight, I’ve been involved with the project for over a year at this point. However, last week was a big week for the show as we managed to put on our very first production of the show at The Mermaid Theatre in London! Continue reading

Someone In The Crowd – La La Land Cover

Hi Everyone,

I’m back with possibly the most complicated cover I’ve ever attempted! As you may know La La Land opened in cinemas recently and has been taking the world by storm. I was lucky enough to see an advance screening of the film and like many others was absolutely blown away by it. La La Land, amazingly written and directed by Damien Chaszelle and starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling tells the story of a struggling actress and a jazz musician both trying to make their way in the world in modern day LA. Given that I work primarily in musical theatre I particularly loved all the song and dance numbers, especially Someone In The Crowd, and it wasn’t long before I set to work recording my own version of the song. Continue reading

Underland – A New Musical

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So a few months ago I was approached about a new musical called ‘Underland’, that was interested in using my song ‘A New View’ as one of the songs in the show. Of course given my history with both writing and performing in musical theatre I was more than happy to let them use the song and was overjoyed that they considered it good enough to be included in the show in the first place.  Continue reading