6 Strings – Nick Hooper [CD]
6 Strings is Nick’s solo guitar album of Irish folk tunes, plus a tune by English fiddler John Dipper. It was recorded in Abbey Road Studio 2 during May 2015.
NICK HOOPER is a BAFTA award winning and Grammy nominated film and television music composer who has written scores for two Harry Potter films The Order Of The Phoenix and The Half Blood Prince (for which he was nominated for a Grammy). The soundtrack for The Half Blood Prince is critically acclaimed and the most successful album of the film series debuting at number 29 on USA Billboard chart. In addition Nick has scored award winning TV productions such as Land Of The Tiger, Prime Suspect to films such as The Girl In The Cafe and My Family. Nick also was the recipicant of a Richard Attenborough Film Music award from Classic FM for Film Music Of The Year Award. Nick has been into the world famous Abbey Road studio in London (where he previously recorded both of the Harry Potter soundtracks with 110 musicians) and recorded his new solo album 6 Strings which he describes as Irish music and its affinity with the guitar.