Music

Original compositions, written and performed by Kevin Hanssen

Kevin’s music can also be found on Sound Cloud

song-dots-06Hakuna Mari
Based on an old blues tune from the 1920’s (St James Infirmary), Kevin wrote this song after being commissioned to write a song about ‘money’ in Zim by the Shoko Comedy Festival. ‘Hakuna Mari’ is Shona, translating roughly to ‘There is no money’. 

song-dot-orange-07The Zimba Livin’ Blues
(Lyrics written and performed by Kevin Hanssen. Backing track: jazzbacks.com. Kevin on vocals and sax.)

 

song-dots-04Theme tune for Zambezi News TV series
(Written by Kevin Hanssen. Arranged by Kevin Hanssen and Bernie Bismark. Mixed by Media Matrix. Kevin on sax. Also used on The Impro Show’s TV Pilot Dinner Only)

 

song-dots-03Happy to be Blue
(Written by Kevin Hanssen. Arranged and mixed by Don Chidede. Kevin on vocals and sax)

 

song-dots-05Free Range Chickens (demo)
(Written and performed by Kevin Hanssen)

 

song-dots-01Internet Lover (live)
(Written and performed by Kevin Hanssen)

song-dot-orange-07The Rhodie Rhapsody
(Written and performed by Kevin Hanssen and Don Chidede. Arranged by Don Chidede)

 

song-dots-02The Pothole Warrior (demo)
(Written and arranged by Kevin Hanssen. Kevin on guitar, vocals and mandolin)

 

song-dots-04Wings to fly
(Written by Kevin Hanssen. Arranged by Kevin Hanssen and Don Chidede. Mixed by Don Chidede)

 

song-dots-05Irish Song (demo)
(Kevin on penny whistle, Frank Douie on acoustic guitar)

 

song-dots-06French Pizza (demo)
(Written by Kevin Hanssen. Kevin on alto sax, with drum backing. Used as incidental music on the Over the Edge TV pilot)

 

Photo shoot

Thanks Nikita Little for these pics! 🙂