Nick Fitch is a 24-year-old guitarist, musical director and arranger based in London. Nick graduated from the prestigious Guildhall School of Music & Drama in 2018 with a 1st Class Honours Degree in Jazz, Commercial and Classical Guitar.
He studied with John Parricelli, Adam Goldsmith, Tommy Emmerton, Ralph Salmins, Gilad Hekselman, Steve Cardenas and Adam Rogers. and was awarded the "Recital Diploma" prize. Nick also held the guitar chair in the National Youth Jazz Orchestra between 2014-2018.
Since graduating Nick has become an in-demand guitarist, musical director and arranger across multiple areas of the music scene.
Aside from playing Electric, Acoustic and Nylon guitars, Nick also plays Dobro, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, Lapsteel and more.
Nick has vast experience as a session guitarist, both in commercial recording studios and from his fully-equipped home studio in Battersea, London. For more information about recording, please CLICK HERE.
Various writing sessions for Sony / ATV, Warner and Kobalt music. Recent highlights include producing demo tracks for Little Mix and tracking for Sony / ATV library music.
My main projects currently are my jazz & blues organ trio with Jamie Safir (Will Young, Ian Shaw and Claire Martin) and Luke Tomlinson; a duo project celebrating the music of Ella Fitzgerald & Joe Pass with Tina May; a tango duo with virtuoso flautist Jaymee Coonjobeeharry (the music of Astor Piazzolla); and a jazz vocal-guitar duo with fellow NYJO chair James Hudson (the music of Sinatra & Jobim).
For more information on Nick's work in musical direction, arranging, and music preparation, CLICK HERE.
West End/Sessions/Theatre etc
- Claire Martin
- Tina May
- Clare Teal
- Mike Stern
- Perico Sambeat
- Nicole Henry
- Dave Holland
- National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO)
- Jim Mullen
- Libor Smoldas