Louisa Strachan

As well as the founder of Essex Vocal Coaching, a singer/songwriter and actor, Louisa is a qualified vocal coach, with a higher diploma in Contemporary singing from The Voice College. She trains Children and Adults in Contemporary and Musical Theatre and under Louisa's guidance, students have gained the confidence to perform in front of an audience, been given the opportunity to write, record and perform their own songs and some have gained places at institutions such as The BRIT School, Italia Conti, Tring Park, Chichester University and Mountview Academy (to name a few).

Louisa began singing at the age of seven, attending stage school through to her late teens, then going on to appear in a number of musicals and plays. As a teenager, she discovered her talent for songwriting and worked with a number of music producers, writing and co-producing; eventually getting signed by independent label, Fox Records. She also spent a number of years as lead singer with a 10 piece Soul band and as lead singer of alt-electro band The Vanity Clause, who had several high profile support slots with artist such as Bastille and Andy Bell (Erasure) and played venues and festivals across the UK and in Europe. Their debut album 'Fractured' was released in 2010.

Today, Louisa continues to write, record and play. Currently, she is part of 'The Owen Williams Band' and appears on his debut Album. She is also accomplished in Musical Theatre and has been lucky enough to appear in some brilliant shows including; Avenue Q (Lucy); The Witches of Eastwick (Soukie Rougemount); Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey); Slice of Saturday Night (Sharon); Into the Woods (Cinderella) and 9 to 5 The Musical (Doralee).

Louisa runs classes in singing and songwriting for Children and Young People, plus she runs The Equal People Choir and offers a learn to sing course - both aimed at adults - click the buttons below to read more.

Louisa also coaches singing 1:1. There is currently a waiting list; to find out more please email hello@essexvocalcoaching.com