Nigel Hart

Nigel Hart is one of the busiest musicians on the Welsh entertainment scene.

Based in South Wales, he provides services to the entertainment industry across the U.K. and beyond. He is equally at home in the roles of pianist, composer, arranger and musical director.

Nigel's keyboard skills has seen him touring with Max Boyce , The Supremes, Phantom of the Opera and Radio 2 Big Band star Jeff Hooper .

He was also the Musical Director and arranger for Jeff Hooper's “Legends of Vegas” U.K. tour in 2000.

Nigel spent three years as Musical Director and accompanist on Radio Wales ' “Thursday Afternoon Live” and has completed four series as M.D. of Owen Money's popular talent show “Just up your Street” . He was also musical Director and music arranger for H.T.V.'s popular Friday night series “A Night Out With Money.”

Other T.V. work has included production (composition, arrangement and recording) of the signature tune for B.B.C.'s “Am I Talking to You”.

He has also produced the music for the B.B.C. comedy show “A Bit off the Fringe,” Radio Wales' “Doing It For A Laugh”, HTV's arts magazine “Jigsaw” and BBC Wales' “In At The Deep End” and “Sea Stories”.

He is a director of Shabbey Road Recording Studios, a professional digital studio which opened in June 1999.

The studio recently produced the new Jeff Hooper Album “As Long As I'm Singing” which has been featured on Radio 2.

One of the studio's earliest projects – acclaimed Abba tribute band Abbamania – culminated in Nigel's debut on the West End as piano-playing band-member “Benny”.

Nigel has been directly involved in composing, orchestrating and recording numerous TV themes for both BBC and ITV.