Ed Bussey


Ed studied at the Royal Academy of Music. Before joining Motown, he was assistant musical director for the first Jersey Boys UK tour. Other credits as assistant: Footloose; Oklahoma!; The Snowman. As musical director: Le Gateau Chocolat; I Need A Doctor (all UK tours).

Film: Ed was on-set musical director for the Warner Bros. feature film Pan, released in 2015. In 2013 he composed and performed the soundtrack for the British Film Institute’s restoration of the 1925 classic, The Phantom of the Opera. As keyboard player: Beauty and the Beast; Aspects of Love; The Rat Pack: Live from Las Vegas (UK tours).

Ed recently conducted the Welsh premiere of Whitbourne’s Annelies, a choral adaptation of The Diary of Anne Frank.