Drums & percusion, works sometimes with jazz-musicians:

nickfrance Awaking (Nucleus '80),

Bill Wither,

the Whitehead band ('90),

Tanika Tikaram (eleven Kind of Loneliness'92),

Annie Lennox,

Mose Allison,

Ronnie Scott,

The Bronte Brothers,


Rob Hall (Elements - A Highland Canvas. In production for future release on CDRom and Video/DVD, this ground-breaking multi-media project was commissioned by the Highland Festival. Rob Hall (composer) James Hawkins (painter) John McGeogh (video animator) Includes Malcolm MacFarlane (guitars, guitar synth.) Chick Lyall (keyboards) Rick Standley (acoustic bass) Nic France (drums/percussion) Rob Hall (saxophones/clarinet) " ... blended contemporary jazz with the visual arts in compelling fashion." (The Scotsman).

David Gilmour (live see his DVD from 2002).

Pay Check (Working Week '97? with Chuco Mercahnt, Robert Wyatt, Mick Carr and others),

Show of Hands (Beat About the Bush '03)

Jazzinho (Jazzinho '03)

Barb Jungr (Waterloo Sunset '03)

Kate Westbrook (Cuff Cloud '04)

Jazzinho ([Bonus Tracks] Jazzinho '05)





Updated 30 December 2005 by Nick.
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