November 21, 2013
Brad Hatfield is a keyboardist, pianist, arranger, and Emmy Award winning composer based in Boston, MA. Brad has performed with such diverse artists as Aretha Franklin, YoYo Ma, kd lang, Bono, The Boston Pops, Gary Burton, James Taylor, and Karrin Allyson.
If you watch TV or go to the movies, you’ve no doubt heard some of Brad’s compositions or playing. That was Brad playing solo piano for the opening scene and end credits of Clint Eastwood’s Mystic River. His own musical compositions have been heard on movies such as: Iron Man II, Borat, Analyze This, The Break Up, and Cop Land, as well as the TV series: The Sopranos, NCIS, ER, CSI, Saturday Night Live, Rescue Me, GLEE, Entourage and many others.
As an arranger and orchestrator, The Boston Pops, Houston Symphony, Kansas City Symphony, Atlanta Symphony and The Rochester Philharmonic have performed his work.
Brad currently teaches songwriting, music supervision and music industry courses at Northeastern University, Berklee College of Music, and Berklee Online.