I'm a full time musician/singer/writer/arranger in London. I've been writing and performing music for the last 25 years both as an artist, supporting artists and as a song writer. I do a lot of writing for ads, other artists but I also write string arrangements and have significant experience in Logic Pro (masters degree at Royal Academy of Music).
I write for ads like:
Max Factor Xperience Foundation (worldwide TV/online campaign)
Max Factor Xperience Mascara (worldwide TV/online campaign)
Kronfagel (TV commercial Sweden)
Situation Stockholm (TV/Film commercial Sweden)
Bilpartners (Radio commercial Energy Radio Sweden)
Placement for my songs in:
Matchpoint (American trailer) by Woody Allen
Nip Tuck (TV series worldwide)
The keeper of all lost causes (Film worldwide) by Zentroopa
I also teach vocals privately to celebrities like Eamon Walker in prepping him for his role as Howling Wolf in 'Cadillac Records' alongside Beyoncé and Adrian Brody.
And I have 15 years of teaching vocals/theory/ear training/arranging/piano from colleges like Institute of Contemporary Music Performance in Kilburn, Newham College to organisations like London Gypsy and Travellers unit.
Back up vocals for:
-The Streets (Mike Skinner) performing at the Electric Proms at The Roundhouse in Camden in London.
-Alicia Dixon. Performing at a charity event by Sarah & Gordon Brown at the Renaissance London Chancery Court Hotel. And performing live at the BBC studios in Maida Vale for the show Maida Vale sessions.
-Cinematic Orchestra on tour in Polen.
-Nate James at Southport Festival and on tour in Japan for Blue Note.
-Mutya Buena on tour in Romania and Polen.
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63 Reviews - 6 Repeat ClientsEndorse Cc
Cc has an amazing voice and is a pleasure to work with. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a unique vocalist to add to their project.
Cc is absolutely amazing! She has a great vocal tone & the quality of the recording is stunning. Would definitely recommend!
I had the pleasure to work with CC on a 2nd project and she again did a great job! I highly recommend CC!!!
CC is a true professional vocalist who I would recommend without hesitation! Not only can CC actually sing but she also understands the technical aspects of music and she also is very accessible and promptly responds to all inquires!
So again if you're looking for a true professional vocalist who will actually complete your project do not hesitate to hire CC!!!!
Easy to work with. Provided the "little extra" trough all the work and had very good communication.
A pleasure to work with and would recommend.
Cc was a pleasure to work with!
She delivered right on time and top quality!
It was a joy to work with fellow Swede Cecilia. She has written beautiful lyrics to a new song. She is a very positive and committed person to collaborate with who I can highly recommend.
You know by hearing her style of vocals she is a professional when it comes to songs beautiful voice very willing to fix mistakes if any and polished
A pleasure working with her and will be again
Amazing artist to work with with an original voice. Contributed also with some extra harmonies and features which really helped to improve the song, recommend!
CC is a wonderful and fantastic creative singer. I am happy to work with her anytime! She has blessed me and my songs over and over. I will always call her for my female vocals!
Cc was phenomenal, delivered exactly what I hoped for.
I feel a sense of privilege to have worked with such a dedicated musician. Cc is remarkable in that she will work to give your vision exactly what it requires. She takes your creative brief seriously and delivers excellent work. We had initially finished the tracks on this particular project and I noticed a couple of areas that needed another vocal treatment which was after I paid her for the job. Cc agreed to fix those areas without hesitation. A true craftsperson and outstanding singer! Thx Cc
Cc did a great job and was extremely helpful and professional. Thanks again!
Thanks Cc! Great work, clear communication... great results!
Cc is not just extremely talented - she is extremely professional! I already knew her voice from records that I really love, and I am very, very happy to have found her here on SoundBetter!
Cecilia is great! Very talented and professional!
Cc is fab and magical, fun and caring and creative. She is free and flowing. She is powerful. She is proof of my luck in life!!!
If I could I would live near this amazing musical spirit. She is fun- great positive energy and we could laugh and compose all day!!! Another song will come along!! G
Super fun working with Cc. I gave her a lot of looks and she delivered on all of them. Such a cool and unique voice with a ton of range. Great experience all around.
CC is silky smooth and delivers vocals so well. Her voice is heavenly and I really appreciate the work she put in. The final product she sent over is excellent. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a seriously gifted artist.
Interview with Cc
Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?
A: Trust in that I will always aim to give you the best!
Q: What do you like most about your job?
A: The creative process and creating a song/product that people can connect too.
Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
A: How long will it take? (all depends on how clear your brief is) How many revisions at no additional charge can we have? (2)
Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
A: The tremendous amount of hours that goes into learning an instrument, song writing, knowing who you are as an artist (so that you don't sound like everyone else). There is a reason why people who are good at what they do are. I've studied music for 6 years and written songs for almost 30 years.
Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?
A: I ask them for a clear brief.
Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A: Do some research before posting the job add - then you know what you want before you ask for help to make it a reality. Ask - nothing is set in stone - we want the same end product - something great!
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: Solarpannels, keys, interface, mic, laptop! ;)
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I've been performing for over 25 years in bands and professionally since 2004 when I finished The royal academy of music.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: A mix of groove, etherial tones, texture and honesty.
Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?
A: Quincy Jones - his incredible versatility, ear for grooves and great vibe.
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Think about what type of track/attitude/story/feel before you start - get inspired by something similar!
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Neo soul, jazz, nu-jazz, brazilian, etherial music (any genre), improvised
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: My versatility and range.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Honesty, story telling, range, timber, flexibility and professionalism.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: I've been writing songs for 25+ years so I'm quick in getting something down and work really well with briefs/word association/story lines.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Stevie Wonder, Arvo Pärt, Pharell, Bruno Mars, Aretha Franklin, Miles Davis, Minnie Riperton, Jill Scott, Esperanza Spalding, Lianne la havas, Prince, TOP, Tribe Called Quest, Debussy, Bartok and many more.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Top line song writing and lyrics, lead vocals on already written songs, voice overs, wordless vocal landscaping, demo singing, string arrangements, vocal comping.
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Oh wow....so many... I guess working on one of the first 'nu-jazz' albums in early 2000 and then see the impact it has had on the jazz scene around the world. writer and singer.
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: I just did a song for Tresseme (Hair product), writing for an album with release in November and booking a tour/gigging.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: I haven't explored the site yet. I'm sure there are.... (i'll find them).
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both. I don't mind either - sometimes a bit of both can be amazing. I don't discriminate since I can do both.