BIOGRAPHY

Singing credits:

Mrs Marquez and Ensemble in Rent!, Minerva Theatre, Chichester (currently rehearsing – performances Dec 17)

Chorus and Dancer in Annie Get Your Gun, Petersfield Theatre Group (May 17)

Co-Founder of acoustic, close-harmony country-music band ‘Southern Skies’, based in Eastbourne (Dec 15 – Jan 17)

Soloist in ‘Pure Imagination’, EODS, Eastbourne (Nov 15)

Manager and Backing Vocalist for the phenomenal R&B singer Kelly Barnes, based in Brighton (Jan – Sept 08)

Backing Vocalist for the soul singer Rachel Mosleh (Aug 07 – Sept 08)

Lead Vocals for Function Band The Undercovers, Burgess Hill (Nov 06 – July 07)

Regular Session Singer at Concorde 2 for Live Performance Workshop classes with Brighton Institute of Modern Music (Sept 06 – July 07)

Solo performance at Hammersmith Palais, London to audience of 2000+ (July 04)

Lead Soloist in Days of Hope, Widow Corney in Oliver!, Aunty Em/Apple Tree in Wizard of Oz, Mabel in Pirates of Penzance all at Northcott Theatre, Exeter (Jan 98 – Jun 04)

Solo and choral performances including:

Two Choral Services for the BBC World Service; The Friary and Basilica, Venice; Santa Maria Del Fiore Cathedral, Florence; Romsey Abbey, Hampshire; Eton College; Winchester Cathedral; Winchester College; Portsmouth Cathedral

Training:

Singing training with various tutors, including:

  • Mary King (English National Opera, C4 Musicality and Operatunity)
  • Carleen Anderson (Brand New Heavies)
  • Jimmy Jewell (MD for Mamma Mia, Bugsy Malone)
  • Kate Cameron (Norman Cook’s Freak Power)

Higher Diploma in Modern Music (Vocals) from Brighton Institute of Modern Music – awarded Distinction

Training in Musical Theatre with English National Opera’s “The Knack” course

Training at GSA Conservatoire in Musical Theatre

Grade 8: Classical Singing (Associated Board)

Grade 5: Theory (Associated Board)