About
  • TONY HALLIWELL

ABOUT ME

Credits as Composer

Self-employed - Music Composer

Guildford (Surrey), Southampton (Hampshire).

09/2015 – Current

 

 

  • Two singles and one EP Album available for streaming on Spotify and purchase / download on all major distribution platforms worldwide: ‘Cradles EP’ (2016), ‘On Your Own’ (2017), ‘Monkey’s Uncle’ - SPOTIFY LINK (2018)

 

  • ‘Kaleidoscope Movie’ music commissioned by Film Undergraduate student Milly Silverthorne at Southampton Solent University – 5 minutes of music. Fully composed & produced in three days, feedback 'flawless, cannot be faulted'. (2018)

 

  • ‘Wherever You Go’ written, recorded & produced for Southampton Graduate Naomi Wakeling – used confidentially in Wakeling’s ‘Commercial Composition’ module, high 2.1 score. (2017)

 

  • My Life’ co-written & co-recorded, and 'Taste Yourself' co-recorded with Trinity Laban Performing Arts graduate Nicola Roberts (2016)

 

  • Runner-up Prize Winner for ‘Colonial Cocktail’, written as part of national competition Fidel! The Musical (2016).

 


Credits as Performer

Self-employed - Music Performer

WORLDWIDE

09/2013 – Current

 

  • Current Guitarist in Southampton University Jazz Orchestra (SUJO), September 2018 ongoing.

 

  • Frequently performed as Guitarist & Vocalist in Southampton (2016 – Present). Experience as Guitarist in Hampshire, Surrey and London, including concerts played in New Orleans (Louisiana), June 2016, Perranporth (Cornwall), August 2017, and Lake Garda (Italy), July 2018.

 

  • Played Lead Guitar for Bill Laurance (Bill Laurance, Snarky Puppy) at Nuffield Southampton Theatre (May 2018)
  • Grade 8 Rockschool certificate (Merit) in Electric Guitar Studies. (2016)
  • 5 years on-stage experience playing shows as Lead & Rhythm Guitarist under the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford. (2011 – 2016)

 




EDUCATION

Current

University of Southampton

SOUTHAMPTON, Hampshire

Bachelor of Arts: Music

 

Grades: A* in Music A Level, overall 1st in all University Composition Modules (Second Year)

SKILLS / ABILITIES

Skills

 

  • Expertise in Logic Pro X and Sibelius Ultimate.

 

  • Advanced abilities in synthesis, waveform manipulation & textural craftwork of Electronic Music (EDM, Experimental, Electroacoustic).

 

  • Ability to orchestrate, arrange & revise music.

 

  • Advanced abilities in many instruments, including Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Synthesizers, Bass Guitar, and Vocals.
  • Can organise, rehearse & conduct ensembles in any size from trio to orchestra.





Qualities

  • Good spoken and written English.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good IT skills, including experience with DAWs and notation software.
  • Good time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to prioritise workload,
  • Ability to work to set deadlines and targets.
  • Ability to work in sometimes emotionally demanding circumstances.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Can work confidently and cooperatively with Producers, Film Directors, Editors.
  • Can manage and work to tight deadlines.
  • Friendly, approachable & co-operative.
  • Experience in a wide range of musical genres