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Leave A Light On

Tom Walker – Leave A Light On

Cliff was recently at Angel Studios recording an exclusive performance of Tom Walker’s current single “Leave A Light On”. This live, ‘in the round’ acoustic performance, produced and arranged by Cliff features string quartet, piano, guitar and Tom’s soaring vocals.  


Back2Basics Classical

After the massive success of the Lush Classical show, Cliff and Steve were invited by Opera North and Leeds City Council to team up with the club Back2Basics to create a brand new orchestral show for the summer of 2017. The show on July 28th featured a full symphony orchestra in the city’s Millennium Square and […]


Beau Dermott

Along with production partner Steve Anderson, Cliff produced the debut album for 13 year old singing talent Beau Dermott. Signed to Decca in the summer of 2017 after her performances on Britian’s Got Talent received more than 25 million views on YouTube, the album BRAVE  is released on 25th August.



Lush Classics 2017

Lush!

****Back for 2017 – an event that promises to be “Larger, Longer and Louder” than before!**** ****Tickets on sale now.**** Lush! – 20 Years of Dance Music Classics.   Curated by Steve Anderson and Dave Seaman (Brothers In Rhythm), Cliff wrote and conducted the orchestral score for the performance. The culmination of 2 months work, this was […]


Robbie HES

Robbie Williams – H.E.S.

Robbie’s new album – The Heavy Entertainment Show – was released on the 4th November.  Produced by Guy Chambers, the orchestra sessions for the album were conducted by Cliff at Angel Studios during summer 2016.


Long Live The Angels

Emeli Sand̩ РNew Album

Emeli Sandé’s new album “Long Live The Angels” features a number of new string arrangements written by Cliff. The orchestra was recorded at Angel Studios over the summer of 2016. The albums first track, “Hurts” is available online now. More info coming soon…..


Dr Strange

Dr Strange sessions

Cliff has just finished conducting the orchestral sessions for the new Marvel film , “Dr Strange”. The movie, starring Benedict Cumberbatch is released in the UK on November 4th, 2016. Michael Giacchino’s epic score was recorded at London’s iconic Abbey Road Studios.


Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge

Rupert Gregson Williams’s epic score for Hacksaw Ridge was conducted by Cliff at Abbey Road Studios. Starring Andrew Garfield and directed by Mel Gibson, the movie is in theatres now.


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Susan Boyle – Wonderful World

Cliff teamed up once again with Steve Anderson to produce their 3rd studio album for Susan Boyle. The album, “Wonderful World” features duets with Michael Bolton and Nat King Cole…  And perhaps most unexpectedly, a cover of Madonna’s “Like A Prayer”.


Harriet

Harriet

Harriet’s eponymously titled debut album is out now. A firm favourite on Radio 2, the album features Cliff’s arrangements played by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Cliff and Harriet also wrote the song “Empty Shoes” together which appears on the album.


Royal Academy Honours

Cliff is thrilled to have been elected as an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music in their 2016 Honours List. Associateship is awarded to past students of the Academy who have distinguished themselves in the music profession and made a significant contribution in their field.