music preparation is probably the most underestimated skill associated with the creative art of music production. Music prepared professionally will save hours of wasted studio time, to say nothing about the resulting financial saving.
Andy works freelance for some of the industries leading UK music services including Dakota Music and Global Music working from hand-written scores, midi files or either of the major score writing packages - Finale or Sibelius.
Andy is also music assistant to composer, arranger and conductor, John Cameron. Over the last few years Andy has worked on various music preparation projects including:
Musicals: Mary Poppins, The Woman in White, Billy Elliot, The Sound of Music, Les Misérables, Avenue Q, Evita 2006, Mamma Mia!, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Bad Girls, Desperately Seeking Susan, Zorro - The Musical (London, Paris, Brazil, Atlanta), Oliver!, Love Never Dies, Legally Blonde, The Wizard of O, National Theatre - Follies.
Film Scores: Amazing Grace, Batman Begins, Bee Movie, Big Fish, Bourne Supremacy, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Clash of the Titans, Corpse Bride, Edge of Love, Fever Pitch, Flushed Away, Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, Iron Man, Kung Fu Panda, Mamma Mia!, Milk, Miss Potter, Monsters vs Aliens, Notorius, Open Season, Over the Hedge, Phantom of the Opera, Sherlock Holmes, Shrek the Third, Spider-Man 3, Sweeney Todd, The Golden Compass, The Kingdom of Heaven, The Lakehouse, The Mummy, The Passion of Christ, Troy, World Trade Center, 27 Dresses,1408, Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Pt2., Kung Fu Panda 2, The Italian Key, The Hunger Games, Les Misérables, World War Z, Fast & Furious 6, The Great Gatsby, 50 to 1, Johnny English, King Kong Skull Island, Ghost in the Shell.
Albums: Katie Melua, Emma Bunton, Chris De Burgh, The Ten Tenors, Katherine Jenkins, Josh Groban, Alfie Boe, Mike Batt, Craig Armstrong, Tony Cetinski, José Carreras, Andrea Bocelli, Kylie Monogue, Maisy Kay.
TV and Concerts: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, José Carreras, Concert for Diana, BBC Electric Proms, BBC Sports Personality Awards, The Royal Variety Show 2006, Sting with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (2009). Sunshine Superman (Donovan - Royal Albert Hall),The Phantom of the Opera 2012 UK Tour.