John Hackett studied Music at Sheffield University where he was
taught flute by Paul Chapman and subsequently took lessons from Edward
Beckett and David Butt.
As an original member of Steve Hackett's band, John regularly toured
the USA and Europe and appears on several of Steve's albums. He
later became a member of the English Flute Quartet, performing with
them at the Purcell Room.
He has accompanied Steve on several acoustic tours, including a
sell-out concert at the Barbican. More recent concerts
with Steve and Roger King have taken him to Italy, Malta, Tokyo
His music has been heard both on TV and Radio, particularly with
the ambient group Symbiosis.
Checking Out Of
London / 2005 HTRX002
of Satie / 2005 GR-055
Official John Hackett homepage: www.johnhackett.net