Ben Turner

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Bands

  • Band Role
  • The Black Spines Guitarist
  • Maria Moss Guitarist

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2009 - 2020Guitarist / vocalist / bassist / composer
Live Performance
Self employed guitarist, vocalist, bassist and composer for hire
Ben Turner
1991
roundhouse london, the aviary, hoxton bar and grill, V Dub fest, Cargo London, Aquum Clapham, 02 Shepherds Bush Empire et al.
2018guitarist in pit band
Live Performance
Jack & the Beanstalk
James Cox
Brighton Hilton Metropole
Brighton HIlton Metropole
2016 - 2018Guitarist
Live Performance
Maria MossMaria Moss
multiple (Cargo London, Hoxton Bar et al)
2010 - 2012Guitarist / vocalist / teacher
Live Performance
P&O CruisesP&O Cruises
P&O Ventura, P&O Azura, P&O Azura
  • About me

    Professional electric / acoustic guitarist, bassist, vocalist ,composer, arranger and producer.

    16 years+ professional experience, performed on hundreds of recordings and hundreds of gigs.

    Theatre musician, session musician, live performance.

    Bmus degree- Popular Music Performance - BIMM Institute.

    MA degree - Music and Sonic Media - University of Sussex.

    Competent performer in myriad contemporary styles inc. blues, pop, funk, soul, rock, folk and acoustic music.

    Composer of traditional and contemporary scores for all media types.

    Additional Skills

    Bmus Degree in Popular Music Performance from BIMM London.

    Great communicator.

    Lyricist.

    Princes Trust Young Ambassador.

    Referees

    James Cox - Bit Pand MD for Jack and the Beanstalk

    Monica Davis Moreno - Vocalist and band leader for the Black Spines

    Maria Moss - vocalist

    Industry Awards

    Grade 8 Rock School guitar

    BMus Degree

    MA degree - Music and sonic media

  • Skills

    Musical Style
    • Acid Jazz
    • Acid Rock
    • Acoustic
    • Ambient
    • Blues
    • Bossa nova
    • Britpop
    • Chillout
    • Classic rock
    • Cool jazz
    • Country
    • Folk
    • Funk
    • Glam
    • Improv
    • Industrial
    • Metal
    • Pop
    • Punk
    • R n B
    • Rap
    • Reggae
    • Rock
    • Ska
    • Trip-hop
    • World
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Home Studio
    • Yes
    ISDN Line
    • Yes
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Organisations
    • BASCA
    • ISM
    • Musicians' Union
    Primary Instrument
    • Guitar
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Interested in
    • Composing/Arranging
    • Festival
    • Film
    • Live Performance
    • Music Direction
    • Music Journalism
    • Music Library
    • Music Video
    • Production / Engineering
    • Research / Academic
    • Session Musician
    • Songwriter
    • Teacher
    • Tour (International)
    • Tour (UK)
    Musical Skills
    • Bass Guitar
    • Guitar
    • Sitar