Born in London, England of artistic parents and formally educated in both music and
physics, Malcolm Cecil became a musician, arranger, composer, record producer and audio engineer, while
simultaneously pursuing a career as a technical consultant to numerous film and recording
facilities throughout the world. He also lectures on music and technical topics at
schools and colleges in the United Kingdom, Africa and USA.
An expert in archiving and restoration, he recently discovered and restored a rare and valuable 1957 live recording of Miles Davis in concert that was released on CBS Records as "Miles Davis-Round About Midnight- Legacy Edition."