Mike Campbell is an arranger/composer/musical director with thirty-plus years experience in the jazz and commercial music industry. His work has been heard frequently on radio, film, TV, and live productions in South Africa and overseas.
He writes prolifically for full orchestra, big band and any smaller combination. He has led and worked with bands in Europe, the U.S. and throughout South Africa, and conducted numerous live and studio productions for stage, TV and the record industry.
He initiated Jazz Studies at the SA College of Music UCT and headed the programme until 2019, remaining an Emeritus Associate Professor in the department.