JORDAN HUNT is a composer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist.
Classically trained, and drawing on his experiences as violinist and backing vocalist in art-pop orchestra The Irrepressibles, Canadian band The Hidden Cameras and as musical companion to Olivia Chaney, he creates vivid, direct, emotive music, weaving soaring vocals through his own melodic brand of ‘sad-boy pop’.
He has performed with major artists including Lana Del Rey, Bat For Lashes and Sister Sledge, and continues to tour throughout Europe, U.S.A. and Asia.
Selected credits include collaborations with Hermès, Alexander McQueen, Louis Vuitton, Arthur Arbesser, Veuve Clicquot, Channel 4, W Magazine, Another Man, Nick Knight, David Sims, FKA Twigs, Tin Angel Records, Isamaya Ffrench, Matthew Stone, Fiona Shaw, Patrick Wolf, Raqib Shaw, Frieze, Young Vic, Tate Britain, ICA, Latitude Festival, The Ivy, Liberty of London, Royal Academy and Barbican.
His classical work is performed at major venues and festivals, including the Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, King's Place, Aldeburgh Festival, Britten Festival, Bridgewater Hall, and on BBC Radio 3 and 4; by such renowned ensembles as BBC Singers, BBC Phil, Philharmonia, London Sinfonietta and Hallé YO. He studied composition at RNCM, RAM and RCM.
"Mesmerising... spellbinding melodic pop sound" (AnOther Man)
"Jordan Hunt, who is basically a modern equivalent to Mozart - a genius" (i-D)
"Melancholic, oozing emotion" (The Week ID)
"Genius composer Jordan Hunt" (Dazed Digital)
"With an unconventional approach to a typically conservative genre, and at the forefront of contemporary classical music, Jordan Hunt constructs his music mixing incongruous elements into surprising harmonies." (Acne Editorial)
"An artist/composer of an astonishing sound. Jordan's almost heavenly vocals ... leave you feeling transported" (Irregular Folk)