Celebratory, Happy, Uplifting. A wide ranging collection of arrangements of ‘Happy Birthday to You’, from simple, solo piano to full orchestra, from Africa to Japan and from Renaissance to jazz. Listed in alphabetical order, (and providing one version for each week of the year…)
Dick Walter has an enviable pedigree in melodic, easy-listening music having composed and arranged for innumerable orchestras and groups specialising in the genre. He has worked with some of the masters of that material, in television, radio and recording, absorbing the best from legendary UK figures such as Malcolm Lockyer, Peter Knight, Ronnie Hazlehurst and Syd Dale. He has a reputation for perfectly crafted work of the highest quality.
For more information on the composer: www.dickwalter.com
David B. Walter is a composer who started working in London’s Angel Recording Studios at the age of eighteen. He graduated to become assistant to, and music editor for A-list Hollywood composers such as Michael Kamen, Harry Gregson-Williams, Stephen Warbeck and Alexandre Desplat, on films such as Kingdom of Heaven and the final two Harry Potter films.
He is now busily writing and producing music for television and on-line productions, including two series of Police Interceptors, Frontline Police, for Channel 5, and Banger Boys for The History Channel. He is currently working with Ben Bartlett, on series four of Vera for ITV1.