About

Peter Williams is a Grammy award winning, English, Copenhagen based, composer, producer and bassist.

He started his career on bass guitar playing with various rock, funk and blues based artists in Liverpool and Sheffield where he had studied as an engineer. Later he moved to London and worked as a session musician, and as a core member of various covers and R & B bands.

Peter Williams Kontrabas

He was also in demand on the stage, performing regularly recording with, amongst others, Urban DK and break beat producer Jim Eliot alongside Tears for Fears drummer Manny Elias.

Most recently Peter has been playing as a full time member of the Paul Harrison Traditional Jazz Band, and leading his own quartet: 2econd Nature.

He has also been enjoying the success of one of his own productions… Swing 41 was a String Swing Jazz Cd he produced in 2008, from which Woody Allen has chosen to use a track in his film Midnight in Paris.