Liam Connery is a British composer and performer. Since graduating from Christ Church, Oxford in 2017, Liam has composed and arranged music for many ensembles. His first commissioned work, A Cradle Song, was written for the Colla Voce Singers and performed at their Christmas Carol concert in 2018. Last year he was shortlisted as a finalist for the National Centre for Early Music Composition Competition, and was commissioned by Flöduo to write the violin and flute duet Gígnomai, which was performed at Chichester Cathedral in May 2019. A recent commission for the choir Sansara, viol player Liam Byrne, and live electronics will be premiered later this year. Liam has most recently been commissioned by the Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments to write a piece for trumpet marine ensemble. He has begun writing music for film - having been commissioned to write the soundtrack to the short film Empty Nest by Benedict Philipp, released as part of the Indoors Project Film Festival.
Liam is also a music producer, audio engineer, and session musician. He works frequently at POWERSTUDIO London, working with and singing backing vocals/playing keyboards on tracks for influential current artists such as Boy George.
His other work includes being an arranger and jazz musician, playing keys with his band SONDA and playing at multiple cocktail jazz piano solo events including in the esteemed Downstairs at The Dilly hotel on Piccadilly.
Liam is also continuing to further his acting career, having just been accepted onto a course with the National Youth Film Academy which takes place over the next few years.