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ROYAL NORTHERN COLLEGE OF MUSIC 2001 – Present
Currently teaching Principle Study Singing on the RNCM BMUS Degree in Popular Music. I have worked there for 6 years and have been involved with the development of the module for singers to meet the changing demands of today’s Vocalists. This course is suitable for students with drive and ambition who want to persue a career in popular music and need the necessary skills to facilitate that. The Singing module focus’ on Pop, Rock, Jazz and contemporary singer songwriter styles, incorporating elements of Improvisation, rhythm, technology and creativity while encouraging individual artistry.
HULL UNIVERSITY 2013 – Present
Hull is a thriving University full of diversity and their BMUS in Music caters for a variety of musical styles and preferences. Here you have the opportunity to develop your creativity and Instrument within the parameters of a flexible yet secure learning environment.
LEEDS COLLEGE OF MUSIC – 1993 – 2013
For almost twenty years I taught popular voice and Piano at the college and undertook and developed various modules throughout that time, including Popular voice, Keyboard Skills, Musical Theatre, Ensemble and Gospel Choir for HE, FE and Post Graduate levels and also Music Coordinator for the Jazz/Popular and Summer Schools 2003 -2006.
SLP PERFORMING ARTS COLLEGE – 2006 – 2009
I worked at SLP College for 3 years in a very intense Musical Theatre Stage school in Leeds. Most repertoire was set to dance routines and I had the pleasure of working alongside many accomplished London cast and choreographers. I directed choirs for all years and taught sight singing and theory to all non-reading students. Supervised and taught many staged shows and prepared students for LAMDA, Trinity and ALCM exams.