Pro since 99.... what else?!
Homegrown in cute old Saltburn-by-Sea, I started playing in York, 1999 at the now International 'El Piano' Chain, Gallery Night Club (VIP Lounge), Royal Assembly Rooms, Churchill Hotel (***) and more while arranging Horns/gigging as Tenor Sax in Giles Bailey's Ska Band 'The Soots' [2nd Place, Battle of the Bands, York, 1999]. Played at MacDonald Holyrood Hotel (****), the better known Palm Court, Balmoral Hotel (*****), Edinburgh, taught singing for Stagecoach Theatre Arts, the world class MGA Academy and accompanied for National Youth Choir of Scotland. Landmark Hotel, LDN while studying my Post Grad Certificate in Education (Music + Music Technology: 11 - 18) and my MA Education Independent Study - 'Improving Singing through Recording'. Raithwaite Hall, Whitby, 2014, Volunteer Music / Choir Director, Producer & International Promotion for Charitable Sales at The Olive Branch for Children (NGO), Mbeya, Tanzania, 2014. 'JeCMziki' label created - Unsigned and Charitable International Productions. Piano & Bvs, Suzi France's 'Cherry Bomb,' 2015. Manor House, Stockton-on-Tees, NYE, 2015/16. Recording with Bianca Robinson (BVs) & Benjamin Woodrow (Lead Guitar) on 'Somewhere New' [BBC Introducing Teesside] from upcoming 'Debut Knot' EP (2018). Dinner & Lounge Pianist, MacDonald Leeming House, Penrith, NYE, 2017/18.
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