MUSIC INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
AREA 52 Function Band (2010 - Present)
Vocalist and saxophonist in professional 10 piece function band. Gigs include regular corporate gigs, weddings and parties all over the Southwest of England. I also write all the set lists for the band as well as write and arrange 3 part brass scores. Notable venues include Exeter university’s Great Hall, Weymouth Pavilions, Bath Pump Rooms, The Riviera Centre Torquay, Bishops Lydeard party in the park and The Blackdown Hills beer festival.
WILD WILLY BARRETTS SLEEPING DOGZ (FEB 2013)
Tour of the South West of England, composing and performing with Wild Willy Barrett (of John Otway and Willy Barrett) and his Sleeping Dogz. A bohemian Folk/Gypsy/Punk Trio. I joined the trio for a tour of original material (of which I wrote some new melodies and lyrics too).
TWO'S COMPANY ACOUSTIC DUO (2007-2013)
Vocalist and saxophonist in professional acoustic duo playing at venues across the Southwest. This role included all of the promotion, marketing and client negotiation.
ONLINE SESSION VOCALS
I have been providing online sessions to hundreds of clients since 2010. I have worked with a whole host of people and styles including Pop, Soul, Folk, Jazz, Funk, EDM, Blues and Rock.
STUDIO SESSION VOCALS
I have worked in many studios across the UK including the following sessions
I have professional experience with singing radio jingles, including work for the following companies.
Devaweb Creative Go to Devaweb Website
1st For Creative Go to 1st for creative website
JMS group Go to JMS group website
VOCAL COACHING (2010-2014)
Self employed vocal coach in North Devon. Built up a business teaching around 15 students every week.
BA Hons Music . University of Plymouth (2.1) . 2009
Grade 8 Vocals . Rockschool (distinction) 2008
BTec Performing Arts . North Devon College (triple distinction) . 2005
GCSE Music . Great Torrington School (B) . 2003
Grade 5 Saxophone . ABRSM . 2004
Grade 4 Clarinet . ABRSM . 2000