Mike’s music career began at 16 as the guitarist with the National Youth Jazz Orchestra. He became a very sought after musician working in TV (including Pop Idol, BAFTA Awards and Royal Variety Show), West End Shows (including The Lion King, Les Miserable, Sunset Boulevard), Film (screen roles including Confetti and Martin Scorsese’s Hugo), concerts and solo performances. Artists he has worked with include: John Williams, Shirley Bassey, Chaka Khan, Cleo Laine, Russell Watson, Will Young, Lulu, and some of the UKs Top Orchestras including The London Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra and BBC Symphony Orchestra. He also composes music for film and TV including with his most recent commissions used on CBeebies.
Since becoming daddy to two wonderful boys he founded the Music For Baby record label, Music For Baby Classes, and MamaSing with his wife Karen