Abide With Me
The brief: To create an orchestral/vocal version of this much-loved Hymn. Vocals by Sarah Eyden.
The brief: Soul legend Mica Paris needed a special arrangement of this Cole Porter classic for her starring role in the TV series Marple.
The brief: A note-for-note recreation of the jazz standard as made famous by Dizzy Gillespie. Solo trumpet by Gerard Presencer, sax by Howard McGill.
The brief: To recreate as closely as possible the Nat King Cole version of this song from his 1959 album, ‘A Mis Amigos’. Vocals by Lance Ellington.
The brief: To record a new digital version of Handel’s ‘Hallelujah Chorus’. Trumpet solo by Crispian Steele Perkins. Orchestra led by Mike Davis.
The brief: To orchestrate and record a 1940’s style dance band arrangement of this Harold Arlen classic.
In The Mood
The brief: To lovingly recreate this Glenn Miller favourite. Trumpet solo by Mike Lovatt.
The brief: We were given less than 5 hours to create an original piece that sounds like a jazz combo improvising something on the hoof. Trumpet solo by Mike Lovatt, trombones by Mike Sheppard and Andy Wood, woodwind by Howard McGill.
The Man I Love
The brief: To arrange, orchestrate and record this timeless song from George & Ira Gershwin, in a version for Mica Paris.
Voi Che Sapete
The brief: To create an instrumental version of this famous aria from Mozart’s opera ‘The Marriage of Figaro’. Trumpet solo by Mike Sheppard.
We’ve Only Just Begun
The brief: How do you recreate the unique sound of The Carpenters? Of course it’s impossible, but we had a lot of fun trying. Solo vocals by Mary Carewe; backing vocals by Miriam Stockley and Mike Sheppard.