Cliff teamed up once again with Steve Anderson to produce Ella Henderson’s cover of the classic Kate Bush song “This Woman’s Work”. The song was recorded in one take,Â live at Angel Studios with strings and Cliff playing piano – and is featured on the 2016 album “Sounds of the 80’s – volume 2”. A review […]
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BBC Radio One is currently using one of Cliff’s compositions from the Beds and Beats “#WINNING” album for their Sport Relief Campaign.
To celebrate 25 years in the music business, Kylie Minogue released the “TheÂ Abbey Road Sessions” album. Â The album features new arrangements of many of Kylie’s hit records – set in a more acoustic, orchestral style. Â It was recorded at London’s famous Abbey Road Studios in late 2011, and produced by Steve Anderson and Colin Elliot. […]
Ella Henderson’s Radio 1 Live Lounge performance featured her current single, “Glow” and a cover of A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera’s “Say Something”. Recorded live at theÂ BBC, both songs included brand new string arrangements by Cliff. Here’s the Live Lounge performance of “Say Something”
Cliff has worked on various projects with Leona Lewis over the last few years, arranging strings for both her live tour and studio albums. Her performance at the Radio 1 Live LoungeÂ directed by Steve Anderson, featured a brand new arrangement of “Let The Sun Shine“ He has also worked on her Christmas album “Christmas With […]
Cliff recently teamed up again with the lovely chaps at Wise Buddah to record the new Radio 2 Christmas Idents.
Wise Buddah were commissioned by the station sound team at BBC Radio 1 to create a number of themes for their new Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw. It was recorded at Angel Studios in London with the BBC Concert Orchestra and was arranged and conducted by Cliff Masterson
In the summer of 2013 BBC Radio 2 updated their jingle package, to feature a new a brand new sonic logo. Â The producers of the new package, Wise Buddah, once again enlisted the help of Cliff to orchestra and arrange all of the new logos, including the iconic Radio 2 News logo.
Cliff has worked on a number of projects with Irish superstars Westlife. He has worked on string arrangements for some of their album tracks including “The Love Album”, but more recently a TV Special for ITV, an exclusive live performance at the O2 in Dublin, and BBC Proms In The Park.