Finn Perring

Performer-Composer-Guitarist-Bassist

Finn is a member of the Christchurch music scene and spends his time performing as a soloist, in his Duo 'Finn & Fin Latin guitar duo' and his band 'Souldrop'. He also writes the songs for his band project 'Souldrop' and composes music in a variety of genres, with a focus on classical guitar.

Finn Perring

Performer-Composer-Guitarist-Bassist

Finn began studying guitar in Chile under the tuition of Javier Contreras, who greatly influenced his style of play with elements of classical, jazz and latin guitar.

Upon returning to New Zealand he has worked on music for various bands & projects. in 2016 he won the NZCT Chamber music contest prize for the ‘Best Performance of an original composition’ which he wrote for guitar and cello. He then went on to perform as a soloist at The Piano Centre of Performing Arts in October.

He formed the band Souldrop in April 2016 and Co-Wrote & Produced their single ‘Mill Bay’ which was released in August on youtube, Spotify & iTunes which gained relative popularity. Souldrop is looking to release another single in early 2017.

Finn performs weekly in a latin guitar duo which he formed with fellow guitarist Fin Gilzean in 2013. They have gigged at many bars, restaurants & cafes around Christchurch including Bailie’s Bar, Dim7, Dux, Tequila Mockingbird, as well as performing at many private events such as weddings.


Soundcloud

https://soundcloud.com/finn-perring/mill-bay

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1zW_SflsXU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=okaheLaKlX0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9icHDSEqls&t=86s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ojJT4f8wSo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DBWAHIl2_JA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NL4GzGf7BYM