Tom Haines is a UK-based composer and musician specialising in original Jazz
composition, bespoke composition and sound design for Dance & Media, and music
performance (drums, cajon, keyboards, melodica).
A multi-award-winning Jazz Composer / Arranger, Tom won the 4th Annual European
Big Band Composer Competition with his work 'Elegantly Ella' (2017), the 28th Barga
Jazz Composition Award for his work 'Yitzoid' (2015), the inaugural ‘Eddie Harvey Jazz
Arranging Award’ (2014) for his work ‘Mystery Dog (Mr E Dog)’, whilst ‘Whistleblower’
landed him the prestigious accolades of the ‘Duvel Jazz Award’ as well as the ‘Bose
Audience Prize’ at the Brussels Jazz Orchestra International Composition Contest
His debut album 'Tom Haines - The Birmingham Jazz Orchestra - Live' is released on
2nd June 2017.
Tom has also had works performed by Fukuda-Gumi (Japan), The El Camino College
Jazz Orchestra (USA), The Pagsberg Big Band & The Vocals (Denmark), Barga Jazz
Orchestra (Italy), the National Youth Jazz Orchestra (UK), Brussels Jazz Orchestra
(Belgium), Walsall Jazz Orchestra (UK).