John Moores is an accomplished composer, producer, and guitarist with over 25 years’ experience in a broad range of jazz, rock, and pop styles. As a session player, he has performed with major international artists and accompanied best-selling West End musicals. His own music has been featured on film and TV.
John’s stage work include stints with Jesus Christ Superstar and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat. Session credits include recording for Boy George, Edwin Starr, Paul McCartney, Loop da Loop, Brothers in Rhythm, Chad Jackson and worldwide Top 40 act Tinman. Television sessions include Fortysomething (ITV), Hero to Zero (BBC) and, most recently, Zig Zag Love (BBC). As a composer/producer, he has created bespoke music for clients in the world of television, radio, film, corporate, and multimedia. Moores also provides a sound design service for industry leaders in the same fields.
For several decades, John has taught music and music technology courses at every level from Key Stage 3 to postgraduate. A recognised ‘Logic Guru’, he works for Apple EMEIA as the Logic Trainer Mentor and is the Subject Matter Expert for Apple Worldwide Training. He is also Technical Editor of the Apple Pro Training Series Logic Pro X book for Pearson. He is an Apple Certified Logic Pro X Trainer, providing quality training for many Apple training centres in the UK & Ireland. John has also produced training videos on Mainstage and produced the music for over 50 books, including the award-winning Play Guitar With series.