Graduate of The London College Of Music.
Studied Composition, Orchestration, Piano and Double Bass.
While at College, wrote television underscores for Seven Faces Of Women, and The Little Matchgirl for L.W.T.
Joined the Eric Delaney Band as keyboard player. In the eighties,became musical director for Joe Longthorne, touring major venues including, The Talk Of The Town and Victor Borge Royal Gala (L.W.T.), conducting the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Then became Musical Director for various ships for P&O and Princess Cruises.
In the nineties, was musical director for the West End Production of Peter Pan The British Musical, starring Ron Moody, A Step In Time at the Watermill Theatre, starring Bonnie Langford. The Greatest Shows In Town for Paul Nicholas and David Ian, starring Grahame Bickley and Bonnie Langford and Jesus Christ Superstar at Tunbridge Wells for Hammond Productions.
M.D. and composer for many pantomimes, including Peter Pan, (Leicester with Brian Blessed), Aladdin, (Leicester with Sean Mcguire)) Cinderella (Oxford with Guy Pearce).
Have written two musicals: Home & Away The Musical starring the Australian Television Cast. And The Butlin Story starring Alvin Stardust (previewed at The London Palladium.)
Also In the nineties, was production director of Parkland Recording Studios. In 1999 was Music Consultant for Rank Holidays Ltd.
As a record producer, producing Joe Longthorne's first album Only Once (K-Tel), The London Community Gospel Choir (E.M.I), Olu Rowe (Virgin records) and co-producing The London Cast Album of Peter Pan (E.M.I.).
Recently working as freelance musical arranger and composer.
Currently writing a musical After Henry with the author Simon Brett, based on the Radio 4 and L.W.T. sitcom, and Musical Director for The Octaves.