Philip Murray Warson


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2016 - 2017Musical Director
Music Direction
Million Dollar Quartet
Ian Talbot
UK Tour
2015 - 2016Guitar/Vocals
Live Performance
Live EventsStag Music/Euphonica
2015Music/Sound Design
Composing / Arranging
Michael Kirk
Park Theatre
2014 - 2015Musical Director/Guitar/Keyboards/Vocals
Music Direction
One Man Two Guvnors
Nick Hytner/Adam Penford
National Theatre Studio
West End/Tour
2013 - 2015Vocals/Guitar/MD
Live Performance
Various Live SessionsBBC
Live Performance
Live SessionRTE Radio (Ireland)
Live Performance
NT Productions Promotional EventNational Theatre Productions
Lowry Theatre
2013Assistant to MD & Sound Design
Music Direction
Romeo + Juliet
Paul Rosby
National Youth Theatre
Ambassador's Theatre
Live Performance
24 Hour Plays Gala
The Old Vic Theatre Company
Music Composing
Kimberley Sykes
National Theatre Studio
2013Lead vocals/Guitar
Live Performance
Online FeatureSydney Morning Herald
2012 - 2013Lead Singer/Guitar/Keyboards
Live Performance
One Man Two Guvnors
Nick Hytner/Adam Penford
National Theatre Studio
UK & International Tour
Live Performance
London 2012 Team Welcome CeremoniesNational Youth Theatre
  • Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster, Fender Jaguar, Gibson ES 135, Gibson Les Paul Deluxe (1971), Martin OM 21, Hofner Senator, Hofner Violin Bass, Fender Vibro Champ (1976), Fender Blues Junior, Ozark Banjo, Dobro, Epiphone Mandolin, Universal Audio Apollo, Pro Tools, Logic X, QLab, Sibelius

    About me

    27 year-old Musician, MD and Composer/Sound Designer based in London. Currently Musical Director for Million Dollar Quartet (Festival Hall/Tour), and previously for One Man Two Guvnors (NT in West End/Tour).

    Other theatre work includes projects at the Old Vic, National Theatre Studio, and productions both on and off the West End.

    Own music has featured on BBC Radio 2, 6Music and Introducing.

    Particular vocation for roots music, Americana, and rock - in various applications - and extensive experience working with live bands, onstage musicians, and actor/musos.

    Proficient guitarist, particularly in rootsy styles (rockabilly, country, classic R&B, slide, '50s jazz, soul & gospel, etc). Can double on mandolin, banjo and basic keys; decent reader and strong singer.

    Strong technical grounding and proficient with Pro Tools, Logic, and QLab - own fully equipped audio suite.

    Additional Skills

    Composition, arranging, orchestration, production, studio engineering, acting.


    Grant Olding - Composer

    Carys Williams - former Music Administration Manager at NT

  • Skills

    Musical Skills
    • Banjo
    • Bass Guitar
    • Guitar
    • Hammond Organ
    • Harmonica
    • Keyboard
    • Mandolin
    • Percussion
    Musical Style
    • Acoustic
    • Beat
    • Bluegrass
    • Blues
    • Celtic
    • Chicago blues
    • Chicago soul
    • Classic country
    • Classic rock
    • Country
    • Doo wop
    • Folk
    • Gospel
    • Indie
    • Pop
    • Rock
    • Soul
    • World
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Home Studio
    • Yes
    ISDN Line
    • No
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    • Musicians' Union
    Primary Instrument
    • Guitar
    DBS checked
    • No
    Interested in
    • Composing/Arranging
    • Festival
    • Live Performance
    • Music Direction
    • Session Musician
    • Tour (International)
    • Tour (UK)