James Hendy

A Fresh Musical Perspective

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A unique musician with a vast musical palate | arranger, producer, creator

James has been creating music since the age of 9 when he wrote his first song. Having performed piano, been in various bands, occupied an organ scholarship at Cambridge, written poetry, attended a mix of festivals, is constantly listening to new exciting music, his creative experiences are eclectic. This informs his view that music has the capacity to unite people on the deepest level, no matter their ostensible differences.
Having studied music to a high level, he has a deep understanding of the core elements of music, these allow him to truly explore every project – from production to performance to composition – that he is working on. He is eager to constantly discover new musical terrain and work with astounding creative people.

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Interview with James Hendy

  1. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  2. A: Contact me! Let me know what you are looking for and then we can open up a dialogue to see if i would fit what you require.

  3. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  4. A: I am just starting out with this professionally – having just graduated – but have been creating music for a long time.

  5. Q: How would you describe your style?

  6. A: Flexible and constantly evolving. It really depends on the project

  7. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  8. A: Laurie Anderson – I think the way she views music and the world is completely enchanting and contageous

  9. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  10. A: Zoom in and out, reshape your frame of reference.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: A varied perspective and deep musical understanding.

  13. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  14. A: Arranging for various ensembles

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