Tom began his training as a chorister at St John’s College Cambridge and went on to study composition and conducting at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. In 2008 he was one of the winners of the BBC Proms Young Composers Competition and was commissioned to write a piece for the 2009 Proms season.
Orchestration and arrangement credits: West End Bares 2016 (Novello); Funny Girl (Associate Orchestrator, Menier Chocolate Factory/Savoy/UK tour); Liza Pulman Sings Hollywood (UK tour); High Society (Additional orchestrations, The Old Vic); The Sound of Music (Orchestral reduction, UK tour 2015/16); Fully Committed (Menier Chocolate Factory); Alice the Musical, Robin Hood, The Wind in the Willows, The Sword in the Stone, Treasure Island (Cambridge Touring Theatre); My Land’s Shore (2013 workshop); Peter Pan (Workshop, Lyric Theatre); Jekyll & Hyde (Union Theatre); After The Turn (Courtyard Theatre).
Credits as Musical Director: Aladdin, Peter Pan, Cinderella, Dick Whittington (Civic Theatre, Chelmsford); Alice the Musical, The Sword in the Stone (Cambridge Touring Theatre); The Prince & The Pauper (Unicorn Theatre, London); The Queen of Hearts, Letters to Myself (Tristan Bates Theatre); After the Turn (Courtyard Theatre, London); The Producers (Assistant MD, Arts Ed); FRESHER the Musical (Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh).
Theatre Music Preparation credits include: One Love (Birmingham Rep); Strictly Ballroom (West Yorkshire Playhouse/Toronto); Side Show (Southwark Playhouse); Gilbert & Sullivan Festival Gala (Harrogate); The Producers (UK tour 2015). Also music copying for various film and TV projects.