Jasper Wilkinson

Jasper Wilkinson

Having won the Young Jazz Composer competition at the Royal Northern College of Music at the tender age of 15, Jasper has gone onto to write for over 20 television commercials for national brands such as Co-op Bank, Elephant.co.uk, Bank of Scotland, Marisota, Bennetts Insurance and Claims Direct.

He has also composed for many television programs for Channel 4, Channel 5, ITV, UKTV and BSkyB.

Jasper is also a writer and producer of a large number of released commercial recordings. Being a prolific guitar, bass and saxophone player, he was first call guitarist and bass player for PWL Manchester, and has played bass saxophone and guitar on scores of commercial dance and other worldwide records.

Most recently he has completed a European tour for Fredo Viola and playing drums and percussion on Taratata and Prix Consantin (French Mercury Awards).

Jasper is currently a visiting music lecturer at Salford University, the renouned Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, the Royal Northern College of Music, Chester University, MANCAT, Mid Cheshire College and City College Manchester.