Chris Ma - Musical Director
Rob is, without a doubt, by far one of the best in his profession. He has proven himself to be excellent at this job whilst maintaining a friendly working relationship with other departments.
Having worked on three shows with Rob, he has completely proven himself to be an invaluable member to the music team. He is passionate, caring and knowledgable at what he does and is constantly delivering high quality work and elevating the music to the best possible sound!
I trust Rob impeccably and I would hire Rob over and over without any hesitation.
About Chris Ma
Chris is currently the Associate Musical Director of Dear Evan Hansen in London’s West End. http://chrisma.uk
Chris started learning the piano at age 5 and has been playing ever since. He is currently living in London, working as a Musical Director and teacher in the Musical Theatre industry.
Originally from Hong Kong, he came to study in the UK when he was 11, attending school in Taunton, Somerset until the age of 18. During his school years, Chris was known as the ‘artistic one’, completing his A Levels in Music, Art, Photography and Theatre Studies as well as taking part in numerous ensemble groups, choirs and theatre shows. He ultimately decided to pursue a career in music, successfully gaining a place at the prestigious Royal Academy of Music in London.
"Rob's experience and passion allows him to deliver only the very best on every project he works on. I can not recommend Rob highly enough for all things theatre sound related."
"On a personal level, Rob has shown a great deal of integrity and has been a delight to work alongside. Amiable and honest, he has never lost his passion for keeping the show at it’s absolute best."
"Rob was always concerned with the detail of the design, working hard to balance the clarity and quality of the vocals and music whilst serving the wishes of the director and producers and led the sound team well."
"Rob has very good technical skills combined with a natural flair for mixing music and a solid, practical approach to problem solving. He also shows good skills as a strong team-leader and would be a valuable asset to any production."
"Rob is, without a doubt, by far one of the best in his profession. He has proven himself to be excellent at this job whilst maintaining a friendly working relationship with other departments."