Alex is a Musical Director, Vocal Coach, Conductor and Arranger. He is a singer, pianist, organist, drummer/percussionist and saxophonist.
He is passionate about singing, voice and in particular the Estill Model and its application for performers, singers and speakers across the globe.
Alex has ‘MD'd’ and performed in a significant amount of Theatre and Musical Theatre for The RSC, West End, UK Tours, Warner Leisure etc. He has worked in show/function/jazz/pit bands and ensembles across the UK and Europe including cruises, tours, festivals, pantomime as an accompanist/repetiteur and as a vocalist for the BBC on both radio and television platforms.
As an educator Alex was the principal lecturer in Musical Theatre, Singing and Voice at Stratford-upon-Avon College for over 17 years. He is currently a member of the singing faculty at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and is an Associate Lecturer at Northampton University. He is the Director of Music at Knowle Parish Church in the Diocese of Birmingham.
Alex is a co-founder of ‘mtda’ (a Performing Arts training provider) and is co-director of ‘Crystal Gospel Choir’ with his wife Louise.
Alex has been involved as part of a research team for the department of Speech, Voice and Swallowing at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust.
Alex is proud to be an Estill Master Trainer.