Behind the driving radio singles of Steven Curtis Chapman to the melodious sound of the London Session Orchestra accompanying such artists as Steve Green and Michael Card, you will find producer, songwriter, studio musician, Phil Naish.
For three years he was a keyboard player and guitarist for the Belmont Reasons, a public relations touring group. Phil earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Music Business. This degree was invaluable in helping Phil learn the studio process from the inside out.
Phil Naish began his career as a studio keyboard player for the likes of Sandy Patti, Steve Green, Boz Scaggs, Dolly Parton, Beth Nielson Chapman – invaluable training which ultimately led to Phil’s successful production career. It was at this time that he began a seven-album relationship with Steven Curtis Chapman during which three Grammy Awards were won plus numerous Dove Awards. During Phil’s career he has also produced Point of Grace, Carman, Jaci Valesquez, Steve Green, Michael Card, David Phelps, The Martins, Jonathan Pierce, Wes King and Geoff Moore and the Distance. Several of these have gone on to be Gold and Platinum albums.