James Breckon is a professional keyboard player, recently graduated from The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. He sessions for pop bands (including tours throughout UK, U.S, Canada, Spain and Japan with 80’s sensations China Crisis, Natalie McCool and Spanish artist Julian Maeso), as well as regularly playing functions, weddings, musical theatre (with the last show playing to an audience of over 14,000 people), holds cocktail piano residencies and composes, which has taken him around the country and onto national television and performing at least 3 times a week.
James is currently working as a cocktail pianist at the Richmond and Hilton Hotels in Liverpool, Musical Director with acts such as Kenny Thompson from BBC’s ‘The Voice’ and is Musical Director for Polka Dot Pantomimes. He is a freelance audition pianist, for such companies as Norwegian Cruise Line and Pearson Castings. His composition works have been featured in The Liverpool Echo, commissions for Rambert School of Dance and James is currently working on his first Television composition credit.