Cabaret & Piano
Ian MacGregor is a freelance pianist and accompanist, playing in concerts, cabaret shows, auditions and rehearsals.
He is the musical director and pianist for a series of cabaret shows with the title West End Night Off with the casts of Phantom of the Opera, Wicked and Les Miserables at the new London jazz venue at Pizza Express Live (Holborn), and also Pizza Express Live (Birmingham) and Pizza Express Live (Maidstone). Shows run throughout 2018.
He is the musical director for the Sunday Night Singers, a company of professional singers whose aim is to perform new musical theatre work from emerging Broadway composers. Previous venues include the Theatre Royal Stratford East, Landor Theatre, Canal Café Theatre, Union Theatre, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Jermyn Street Theatre, Leicester Square Theatre, Battersea Barge.
In 2017 he founded The Ella McCready Trio with singer Ella McCready and cellist Ivan McCready. We perform music from Pachelbel to Sam Smith, for any occasion from a wedding or corporate function to private parties and public concerts.
Artists include Tameka Empson, Kat B, Sharon D. Clarke, Liam Tamne, Adrian Hansel, Natalie Hope, Emma Hatton.