Phil France

Manchester based, composer, bassist and producer Phil France, was a key collaborator alongside Jason Swinscoe in the Cinematic Orchestra who he joined in 1997. He was responsible for some of the most heartrendingly beautiful music created in recent times, co-writing, arranging and producing on the Cinematic Orchestra albums including Everyday, Man With The Movie Camera, Ma Fleur and also the triple award winning soundtrack for The Crimson Wing nature documentary.

He released his debut solo album The Swimmer in 2013 and is currently finishing up his follow-up recording, Circle, for release this spring on Gondwana Records.