Yusuf Islam aka Cat Stevens has embarked on a new album and he asked me to arrange the strings on the record which we completed in February at Angel Studios.

Mezzo soprano Katherine Jenkins has just recorded a song as part of a new tourism campaign and I was please to arrange and conduct the track with producer Stephen Lipson at the helm.

George Frederic Handel was one of the original sponsors of The Foundling Hospital for abandoned children in London in the 18th century. The Hospital is now a museum and has its own 60 piece community choir and I was very pleased to accept a commission to score a medley of World War One songs for the group, in recognition of the centenary of that conflagration.

I am looking forward to working again with that perennial  musical theatre star, Michael Ball, whose next album I have been asked to arrange and conduct with producer Nick Patrick at the helm.













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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...

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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 over forty 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.