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Shane co - founded the studio band and production team Kymaera with guitarist Simon James - who had previously co - founded the GRP Records supergroup Acoustic Alchemy. Other members of the the team have included the renowned session bassist Dave Markee who has recorded and toured with Eric Clapton, Joan Armatrading, Henry Mancini, Pete Townsend and many more. On saxophone Dave O Higgins, who has toured and recorded with the likes of Randy Crawford, Martin Taylor and Jamie Cullum. On flugel horn and trumpet Dick Pearce who toured extensively with Ronnie Scott and has also played for Everything But The Girl. Jason Rebello and Rainer Bruninghaus on keyboards who between them have worked with Sting, Jeff Beck, Jan Garbarek, Acoustic Alchemy and many more. On drums and percussion Michelle Dress, who has played for the likes of Mica Paris and Kirsty MacColl. Kymaera’s first commission was to record a tribute album to Antonio Carlos Jobim - in conjunction with Corcovada Music and MCI Records. Since then Shane as a co-producer and arranger has been in involved in some 100 commercially released latin and fusion jazz recordings mostly for specialist compilation usage. Productions have been licensed to EMI, Universal, Union Square Music, Sheridan Square Music USA, MCI Records, Demon Music Group and Prestige Records. Original guitar compositions have received air play on jazz FM, BBC radio and many television and radio stations world-wide. Shane has also had guitar compositions signed to the KPM / EMI library music company. Session work has also included playing on productions of many top popular artists, including : Lionel Ritchie, Janet Jackson, Mary J Blige and Liona Lewis as staff guitarist for the grammy nominated dance remix team Moto Blanco Productions. Sony, BMG, Island, A+M, Geffen and Universal Records, are all clients. The renowned and highly successful classical cross-over producer Jon Cohen is also a member of this team. Sessions for Jon Cohen also include playing on a remix of the Charles Trenet classic La Mer for the Deutche Grammophon Label that reached no. 1 in the French classical chart and top 20 in the main album chart.

Additional pop recordings

Frank Holder and Shane Hill
with special guests Peter King and Dick Pearce
Self release
Into The Rainbow
Prestige Elite Records
Rio Moods
Tribute to the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim
MCI Records
Smooth Jazz 2
1 track included in compilation : It’s Too Late Baby
Union Square Records
Simply Smooth Jazz
Union Square Records
The Music of George Michael
Cool Position
The Most Relaxing Album In The World Ever
one track Jesus To A Child
Virgin/EMI Records
Latin Jazz The Essential Album
contrbuted one track
California Dreaming
Union Square Records
Ultimate Smooth Jazz
contributed 9 tracks to compilation
Union Square Records
The Very Best Of Latin Jazz
Kymaera contrbuted 3 tracks to compilation
Decadance / Ministry Of Sound
Brazil 500 From Carnival To Copacabana
one track contributed to compilation Passarim
Demon Records
Midnight Jazz Chill Out
contrbuted one track
Club Tropicana
Prestige Elite Records
Fusion Illusion Fusion Illusion
Process Seven
Featuring Shane Hill, Paul Downing, Sam Walker, Mack Appleton and Peter King
Smooth Jazz : The Soho Collection
seven tracks included on this compilation
Union Square Records
X-MAS Megamix
contribute one track
Last Christmas
Universal Records
Solo Funk
featuring : Paul Downing, Shane Hill, Dick Pearce and Mark Allaway
Paulos Records
Featuring The French Foreign Legion with Charles Trenet and new mixes of classic French songs
Deutsche Grammophon

I'm Coming Home
Garage Dance Music Classic
Vocals by Rio and production by Unity Kevin Fitch, Shane Hill and Roddy Hill
A&M/Atomic Records