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Saturday Songwriting School: free taster session

  • Essex Vocal Coaching 29 Brook Road Rayleigh United Kingdom (map)

Saturday 8th June: 3:30pm-5:30pm

Who is this for?

Aimed at anyone in senior school, up to 18 years old, who writes or wants to learn to write songs and wants to come along and see what this is all about! (If your child is too young, click here to take a look at our junior workshops) Whether you’re a singer who wants to broaden your horizons or a musician who wants to learn the skills to get your music heard.

Join our current students at the half-way point of term to see what they’re each working on and understand what they’re all getting out of the classes. If you like what you see then stay with us for the remainder of term.

How to get involved …

Complete the form below to find out more and to book your space.

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Nicola Collis - Professional musician, songwriter and guitar coach. Nicola is a published Singer/Songwriter with album and EP releases under her belt. Her most recent 'Down Side Up' was released earlier this year with an accompanying video for her single 'Kiss Goodbye' (Click here to watch).

Louisa Strachan – Professional vocal coach songwriter and singer: Louisa works with singers to develop them both vocally and as artists and has lots of experience performing in bands and in the Theatre. 

Davey Hal – Professional musician, actor and songwriter. Davey regularly plays gigs around the town, along with writing and releasing his own music. You can also find Davey treading the boards once a year as part of the ‘Improvised Panto’ with local improve group.    

Toby Shaer – Multi-instrumentalist, professional touring musician and songwriter who has shared the stage with some of the finest artists on the folk/country music scene.

Later Event: July 6
Junior Songwriting Workshop