This is the first in a series of webinars by The Ivors Academy providing support to music creators. Thursday 9 April 15.00 on Zoom.
Michael will be hosting and explore the challenges of being freelance during times of change, providing an insight on his music practices in his evolving career, and will be sharing advice on building resilience, staying motivated and looking after your health.
THE IVORS COMPOSER AWARDS 2019
04 DEC 2019
The Ivors Composer Awards have been announced with Michael receiving a nomination for Jazz Composition for Small Ensemble for his piece Mother Medusae. Performed by Thomas Gould (violin), Kristjan Randalu (piano) and Stephan Braun (cello). The work mixes jazz and classical harmonies with rich melodies and percussive rhythms.
CHURCHILL AND THE MOVIE MOGUL
01 JAN 2020
Michael recently scored a fascinating 60 minute documentary called ’Churchill and the Movie Mogul’, broadcast on BBCFour. This highly praised film, directed by John Fleet tells the little known World War II story of Winston Churchill’s creative relationship with the movie mogul Alexander Korda.
hacker : HUNTER
01 FEB 2020
Michael has been working again with award-winning director Hugo Berkeley (The Jazz Ambassadors) on a documentary series called ‘Hacker : Hunter’. Remember the NHS ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack? Meet the young guy who fixed it!
Watch the fascinating true life story and find out what’s going on in the world of Cyber Crime and Internet security: