3 times Grammy Nominee
Orchestrator on two Oscar winning films
3 times winner of the Brits Best Single of the Year
Creator of the commercial music course at the Royal Academy of Music
Inducted into The UK Musicians’ Union Hall Of Fame
Hon Ram Hon LCM
Nick Ingman is an established composer, arranger, orchestrator and conductor in the commercial music field who has worked with some of the most prestigious names in the world of entertainment.
For many years Nick has provided the backdrop to many iconic and high profile records and films. Often bridging the gap between the classical music field and the commercial area, Nick has brought his considerable experience to a number of successful projects. As well as working in the field, Nick’s career has included starting one of the first Commercial Music Courses in the country at the Royal Academy of Music, and the number of his students who have gone on to have successful careers of their own, confirms his success as an educator.
Nick’s work process
In the two fields in which I work, pop and film, my work process can vary from one extreme to another. As with all things, information is power, or in my case, information is the key to a successful project. When I am hired, whether as an arranger, an orchestrator or conductor, the amount of information I can get from the client will make my job harder or easier… More
Super Vocal is nation wide competion in China akin to The X Factor where hundreds of young male singers try for the winning spot.
The most recent winners were four young men singing operatic arias.
The winning group, also called Super Vocal have been signed up by Universal Records and they are currently working on their first album. I have scored their orchestral and vocal arrangements under the guidance of producer Nick Patrick
Captain Tom Moore has raised an extraordinary amount of money for the NHS with his perambulations around his garden. Aided and abetted by singer Michael Ball, the record of their duet, “You’ll Never Walk Alone” , has gone straight to number one. I am pleased that I arranged and conducted the resulting track.
Soprano Katherine Kenkins “dueted” with Vera Lynn’s original vocal at the VE Day celebration concert last week and I was pleased to hear my arrangement of the same recorded some years ago.