Dan Hayden

Assistant Engineer

Harboring a love for classical music and mechanical engineering from an early age, Dan studied classical piano to diploma level and went on to study music production at Leeds College of Music, gaining a 1st class honours.

After graduating in 2013 Dan went on to write music and create bespoke sound effects for an indie games company Fortunefish Ltd in Nottingham. He then began working as an assistant to various composers, recording and mixing library music.

Dan then moved to Manchester to work at 80 Hertz Studios as an assistant engineer working on ADR TV and film work, as well as being a music copyist and librarian for sessions recorded at Abbey Road. Dan eventually made the move to London to start as a runner for Abbey Road at the start of 2017.

Highlights:

Steven Price - American Assassin

Alexandre Desplat - Suburbicon

BBC Location Recording - The Queens Speech

Harry Styles - Live at Abbey Road

Charlie Worsham Spotify Session

Chris Bacon - Sherlock Gnomes

Ultimate Painting - Up!

Carter Burwell - Wonderstruck

Coldplay - Brits Live TV Performance

Discography

Sherlock Gnomes - Chris Bacon
Up! - Ultimate Painting
American Assassin - Steven Price
Behind The Album - Harry Styles
Suburbicon - Alexandre Desplat
Wonderstruck - Carter Burwell