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Equipment

Qualifications

I have listed everything I have done musically, including theatre work and concerts, recording sessions and a few extra items too.

14 - 18 November 2017

First Keys for Stoke Youth Musical Theatre Company for Children Of Eden at the Stoke Repertory Theatre.

31 October - 4 November 2017

Second Keys for Trinity Musical Theatre Company for Return To The Forbidden Planet at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

26 October 2017

Keys with Alexandra Jayne at the Jam House, Birmingham, with Jack Groom on Drums, Steve Sheldon on Guitar and Russ Hollinshead on Bass Guitar.

23 October 2017

Went to see Nativity! The Musical at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre.

11 - 14 October 2017

Keys for Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Company for My Fair Lady at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

5 - 7 October 2017

Keys for Tango Moderno at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, Kent.

27 September 2017

Went to see 42nd Street at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London.

21 - 22 September 2017

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concerts, Now That's What I Call Entertainment, at the New Invention Victory Club, Willenhall.

15 - 16 September 2017

Second Keys for Just So for Stagedright Stafford Youth Theatre at the Stafford Gatehouse Theatre.

5 - 9 September 2017

First Keys for Memphis for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

22 August 2017

Went to see Fiddler On The Roof at the Festival Theatre, Chichester.

19 August 2017

Keys with The Beat Union in Dorsington, Stratford-upon-Avon.

18 August 2017

Musical Director and First Keys for Our House for Lollipop Theatre Arts at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

12 August 2017

Keys with The Beat Union in Bardfield End Green, Essex.

29 July 2017

Percussion with Alex Jayne at the Stafford Beer and Cider Festival, held at the Blessed William Howard High School, Stafford.

22 July 2017

Concert at St. Andrew's Church, Bentley, featuring Abbie Rai.

9 July 2017

Went to see the Urdang Academy Summer Show at the Hackney Empire, London.

8 July 2017

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at The West Midlands Safari Park, Bewdley, Worcestershire.

Percussion and Keys with Alex Jayne at the Cornbury Music Festival, Oxfordshire.

4 - 7 July 2017

Second Keys for Seussical for Tettenhall College at the Towers Theatre, Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton.

1 July 2017

Musical Director and Keys for the Anna Lamplough Big Band at the Salvation Army Citadel, Birmingham.

26 - 27 June 2017

Guitars for the Associate Schools Festival of Julius Caesar in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

24 June 2017

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church featuring Alexandra Jayne, John Sheard and Natasha Balderston.

22 June 2017

Keys for Little Shop of Horrors for The Five Towns Theatre Company at Stoke Repertory Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent.

18 June 2017

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at The New Inn, Newport, Shropshire.

16 June 2017

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at The Potters Club, Stoke-on-Trent.

14 - 17 June 2017

Acoustic and Electric Guitats for Rock of Ages for City College, Coventry at the Albany Theatre, Coventry.

7 June 2017

Went to see Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theatre, London.

5 June 2017

Piano and Percussion on the Final Recital of Luke Taylor at Birmingham Conservatoire.

1 - 3 June 2017

Drums and Percussion for Ruddigore for Tettenhall Operatic Company at the Towers Theatre, Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton.

27 May 2017

Keys for Joseph And His Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat for The Five Towns Theatre Company at Stoke Repertory Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent.

25 May 2017

Went to see Vice Versa in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

22 - 23 May 2017

Musical Director and First Keys for Seussical for Lollipop Theatre Arts at the Prince of Wales Theatre, Cannock.

22 May 2017

Went to see the Midlands Academy of Dance & Drama's Graduate Showcase 2017 at Leicester Square Theatre, London.

18 May 2017

Went to see Half A Sixpence at the Noel Coward Theatre, London.

9 - 13 May 2017

Second & Third Keys for Made in Dagenham for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Kinver High School.

6 May 2017

Drums in a wedding band at 'The Pottery' Tapas and Cocktail Bar, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey.

4 May 2017

Keys and Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'Susie's Bar', The Other Place, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

25 - 29 April 2017

Musical Director for Anything Goes for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

22 April 2017

Went to see Bruno Mars at the O2 Arena in London.

19 April 2017

Went to see The Hypocrite in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

4 - 8 April 2017

Guitars for Footloose for Bilston Youth Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

1 April 2017

Musical Director for The 2017 Musical Revue at the Midlands Academy of Dance & Drama, Nottingham.

28 March 2017

Keys on the Final Major Project of Julie Winch at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

25 March 2017

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Solihull Municipal Club.

22 March 2017

Keys and Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Jam House, Birmingham, with Jack Groom on Drums, Steve Sheldon on Guitar and Danny Vassallo on Bass Guitar.

17 - 18 March 2017

Keys for The Commitments at the New Alexandra Theatre Theatre, Birmingham.

15 March 2017

Piano on the Final Major Project of Chloe Percy-Smith at the Citadel, Birmingham.

11 March 2017

Percussion with the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at St. Peter's Church, Wolverhampton.

9 March 2017

Electric Guitar for Fanfare & Song at St. Paul's Church, Birmingham.

28 February - 3 March 2017

First Keys for Annie Get Your Gun for Phoenix Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

25 February 2017

Timpani and Keys for a concert at St. Peter's Church, Wolverhampton, celebrating the 70th birthday of Peter Morris.

22 February 2017

Bass Guitar for The Producers with COMIC Theatre Company, Clent, Worcestershire.

20 February 2017

Keys 2 for Brass in Concert at the Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham.

14 February 2017

Keys with Anna Lamplough at the West Midlands Safari Park.

11 February 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for the final two performances of The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

9 February 2017

Went to see The Seven Acts of Mercy in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

8 February 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

1 - 2 February 2017

Keys for The Commitments at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton.

30 - 31 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

24 - 25 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

21 January 2017

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at The Shrewsbury Arms, Albrighton.

18 - 19 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

9 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

6 January 2017

Drums with Alexandra Jayne and Steve Sheldon at The Islington, Angel, London.

4 - 5 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

2 January 2017

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

30 - 31 December 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

27 December 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

23 - 24 December 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

20 December 2016

Piano and Vocals with Karl Babarczi, Alexandra Jayne and Katie Astbury at The Botanist, Birmingham.

19 December 2016

Lead Guitar at the Royal Shakespeare Company's Christmas Party at The Other Place, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Went to see The Two Noble Kinsmen in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon.

18 December 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the New Inn, Newport, Shropshire.

17 December 2016

Piano with Anna Lamplough and her band in a concert at Leicester Grammar School.

17 December 2016

Piano with Phoenix Theatre Company at the Co-op, Sedgley.

14 December 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

13 December 2016

Piano for a Christmas Concert at Loxdale Primary School, Bilston.

9 December 2016

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Halesowen Golf Club.

7 - 8 December 2016

Keys for The Commitments at the Grand Theatre, Leeds.

5 - 6 December 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

4 December 2016

Piano with Anna Lamplough and her band in a concert at St. Martin-in-the-Field Church, Trafalgar Square, London.

2 December 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Sadler's Bar, Lye.

30 November – 2 December 2016

Keys for Hairspray at Malvern College, Worcestershire.

26 November 2016

Went to see the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble perform at The Mac, Edgbaston, Birmingham.

24 November 2016

Keys for The Commitments at the Crucible Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield.

19 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Percussion in the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Wolverhampton Grammar School.

18 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

12 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

10 November 2016

Sat in the orchestra pit for The Commitments at the Theatre Royal, Nottingham.

9 November 2016

Musical Director for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

8 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

5 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

4 – 5 November 2016

Musical Director for The Wedding Singer at the Midlands Academy of Dance & Drama, Nottingham.

2 November 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

31 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

30 October 2016

Percussion and Piano with Alexandra Jayne at The Piano Works, Farringdon, London.

29 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

25 - 26 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon with one performance as Musical Director.

22 October 2016

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Somerford Hall, Brewood, Staffordshire.

19 - 22 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

12 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

11 - 15 October 2016

Keys for Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Company for Annie at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

8 October 2016

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concert, Now That's What I Call Entertainment, at St. Andrew's Church, Bentley.

7 October 2016

First performance as Musical Director for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

6 - 7 October 2016

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concerts, Now That's What I Call Entertainment, at the New Invention Victory Club, Willenhall.

3 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

1 October 2016

Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

29 September 2016

Went to see The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty's Theatre, London.

28 September 2016

First performance on Acoustic Guitar and Assorted Percussion for The Rover with the Royal Shakespeare Company in the Swan Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

24 September 2016

Keys with Alexandra Jayne at the Light House, Wolverhampton, with Jack Groom on Drums, Steve Sheldon on Guitar and Matt Preston on Bass Guitar.

15 September 2016

Press Night Performance for The Rover in the Swan Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford-upon-Avon.

6 - 10 September 2016

Keys for Anything Goes for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

27 August 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'Ellesmere Rocks 2016', Cremorne Gardens, Ellesmere, Shropshire.

25 - 26 August 2016

Musical Director for Welcome To The Night with Signature at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

16 August 2016

Lead Guitar in a Karaoke Band at a party in Congleton, Cheshire.

6 August 2016

Keys and Percussion with Alexandra Jayne in Market Drayton, Shropshire, at the birthday party of Cyril Dodd.

31 July 2016

Acoustic Guitar, Mandolin and Assorted Percussion at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, for the Shakespeare World Congress at Stratford-upon-Avon.

26 July 2016

Church Organ at the funeral of Jimmy Walker at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

25 July 2016

Graduation Day at The Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

24 July 2016

Went to see the Urdang Academy Summer Show at the Hackney Empire, London.

23 July 2016

Lead Guitar in the Grand Central Function Band at The Barn Theatre, Cirencester.

21 July 2016

First day of work with the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Rehearsal Rooms in Clapham, London.

16 July 2016

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Combermere Abbey, Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at Ashwood Nurseries, Kingswinford, for the Garden Open Day.

15 July 2016

Appointed to a position in the Music Department at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon, fulfilling the role as one of the Assistant Directors of Music and playing in the band for productions - thrilled!

9 July 2016

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Fazeley Studios, Birmingham.

7 July 2016

Accompanied Kieran Bird for his CEQ2 Tuba Examination at the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall, Whitton, London.

6 July 2016

Sat in the orchestra pit for Showboat at the New London Theatre.

5 July 2016

Sat in the orchestra pit for Jersey Boys at the Picadilly Theatre, London.

2 July 2016

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church featuring Alexandra Jayne, John Sheard and Natasha Balderston.

29 June 2016

Degree Result - Bachelor of Music (with Honours) - First Class.

Sat in the orchestra pit for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal, London

28 June 2016

Sat in the orchestra pit for In The Heights at the King's Cross Theatre, London.

27 June 2016

Sat in the orchestra pit for Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, London.

26 June 2016

Percussion for the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, for Requiem For A Concert Hall as part of the 'City of Sounds' - the final public concert in the Adrian Boult Hall and recorded for a broadcast on BBC Radio 3.

21 June 2016

Piano in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, for Farewell to the Past, Hail to the Future Vocal Gala Evening as part of the 'City of Sounds'.

20 June 2016

Percussion and Piano with the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Department in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, for Stereo is King as part of the 'City of Sounds'.

18 June 2016

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at the Birmingham Citadel.

9 -11 June 2016

Keys for The Phantom of the Opera for Harlequins Drama Group at the Palace Theatre, Redditch.

7 June 2016

Lead Guitar for A Slice of Saturday Night at Birmingham Metropolitan College, Sutton Coldfield.

1 June 2016

Final Percussion Recital at Birmingham Conservatoire.

Percussion on Miriam Kitchener's Final Percussion Recital at Birmingham Conservatoire.

29 May - 31 May 2016

Drums and Percussion for The White Horse Inn for Tettenhall Operatic Company at the Towers Theatre, Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton.

24 - 28 May 2016

Third Keys for Made in Dagenham for West Bromwich Operatic Society at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

24 May 2016

Percussion for Hannah Hodgson's BMus 4 Trumpet Recital From Russia With Love, in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

22 May 2016

Timpani with the Queen's Park Sinfonia and the Birmingham Festival Choral Society with Patrick Larley conducting in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, for Mozart's Coronation Mass.

21 May 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Honeysuckle Inn' in Newport.

20 May 2016

Performed at the wedding of Sophie Leadbeater and Matthew Cullis at The Hundred House, Norton, Telford.

12 May 2016

Went to see Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Copacabana at Kinver High School.

10 May 2016

Went to see Sweet Charity at The Arts Centre, Telford.

5 May 2016

Percussion for The Wedding Singer at Stoke-on-Trent Repertory Theatre.

29 April 2016

Accompanied Matt Colley for his LLCM Diploma Practical Examination at Cranmer Church, Wolverhampton.

19-23 April 2016

Second Keys for Les Misérables for Bilston Youth Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

12-16 April 2016

Musical Director for Me And My Girl for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

9 April 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at The Botanist, Birmingham.

2 April 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne in 'The Big Busk 2016' in Shrewsbury.

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at The Shrewsbury Arms, Albrighton.

29 March 2016

Went to see Mary Poppins at the Birmingham Hippodrome.

26 March 2016

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at The Botanist, Birmingham.

22 March 2016

Keys and Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Jam House, Birmingham, with Jack Groom on Drums and Matt Preston on Bass Guitar.

18 March 2016

Percussion and Keys with Alexandra Jayne at Astley Village Hall, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire.

16 - 17 March 2016

Percussion for Fame for the Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

10 - 12 March 2016

Percussion on Opera Triple Bill (Savitri - Holst, Riders to the Sea - Vaughan-Williams, L'enfant et les sortileges - Ravel), for Birmingham Conservatoire at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

10 March 2016

Percussion with the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble and students from Chetham's School of Music, Manchester, in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire for the Percussion Department Schools' Concert (Miriam Kitchener Final Major Project).

3 March 2016

Timpani on A Royal Celebration in the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire (Charlotte Webb Final Major Project).

1 March 2016

First Keys on Best of Broadway at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham (Gina Jenkins Final Major Project).

23 - 27 February 2016

Musical Director for The King And I for Phoenix Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

8 February 2016

Went to see Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, London.

6 February 2016

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band at Moor Hall Hotel, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands.

5 February 2016

Final Major Project in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, The Wonders of Walt, featuring on vocals, Katie Astbury, Jordan Atkinson, Karl Babarczi, Alex Dodd, Claudia Gilmour, Verity North, Abbie Rai, Liam Sargeant, John Sheard, Stacey Smith, George Stuart and Alec White. The band - Phil James (Musical Director, Keys), Adam Joy (Keys), Jack Groom (Drums), Matt Firkins and Luke Taylor (Percussion), Tom Coppin (Guitars & Banjo), Danny Vassallo (Bass), Mike Nowland (Cello), Ros Rayner (Violin), Liz Oughton, Beth Craft and Anna Lamplough (Reed), Simon Crick, Jon Sheppard and Jim Potter (Trumpet), Adrian Taylor and Jon Rottenbury (Trombone) and Georgia Tulley (Horn). Alec Corbett (lighting), Drew White (sound).

23 January – 30 January 2016

Guitars for Tick, Tick...Boom at the Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham. Musical Director and Keyboard on 29 January.

31 December 2015

Keyboard with Dan Hayward on Drums and George Stuart on Vocals at the Newhampton Inn, Wolverhampton.

22 December 2015

Piano and Vocals with Karl Babarczi, Alexandra Jayne and Stacey Smith at The Botanist, Birmingham.

21 December 2015

Went to see Festive Favourites at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

16 - 19 December 2015

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company for Dick Whittington at Coppice Performing Arts School, Wednesfield.

12 December 2015

Accompanied Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir at the Wombourne Village Christmas Tree Festival.

8 December 2015

Sat in the orchestra pit at Birmingham Hippodrome for Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker.

3 December 2015

Percussion Masterclass with Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic at Birmingham Conservatoire.

21 November 2015

Percussion in the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Wolverhampton Grammar School.

13 November – 14 November 2015

Musical Director for Flashdance at the Midlands Academy of Dance & Drama, Nottingham.

8 November 2015

Keyboard in a recording session with Alexandra Jayne and the band at the Old Smithy Recording Studio, Worcester.

4 November – 7 November 2015

Second Keys for Les Misérables for West Bromwich Operatic Society Youth Theatre at the Lichfield Garrick Theatre.

2 November 2015

Went to see Joe Satriani at the Symphony Hall in Birmingham.

31 October 2015

Went to see Parade at the Forest Arts Centre, Walsall.

29 October 2015

Went to see Parade at the Forest Arts Centre, Walsall.

24 October 2015

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band at The Upper House, Barlaston, Staffordshire.

19 October - 23 October 2015

Second Keys for Sister Act for Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society at Stourbridge Town Hall.

13 October - 17 October 2015

Guitars for The Full Monty for Lichfield Operatic Society at the Lichfield Garrick Theatre.

8 October 2015

Percussion with the Northern Lights Symphony Orchestra at the Lloyd's Building in London.

6 October 2015

Went to see In The Heights at the King's Cross Theatre, London.

4 October 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Solihull CAMRA Beer Festival.

Went to see Snarky Puppy at The Institute in Birmingham.

29 September - 3 October 2015

Second Keys for Sunshine on Leith for Birmingham and Midland Operatic Society at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

27 September 2015

Percussion with the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble in Victoria Square, Birmingham, as part of the Birmingham Weekender Festival.

25 September 2015

Percussion with the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble in Centenary Square, Birmingham, as part of the Birmingham Weekender Festival.

19 September 2015
Keys for the wedding of Annabelle Simkins and Chris Bourne, with Mike Nowland on Cello, at Spring Grove House, Bewdley.

Keys with the Grand Central Function Band at Spring Grove House, Bewdley.

12 September 2015

Piano to accompany the Smestow Brook Group Pastorate Choir at Wombourne Civic Centre for the Ordination/Induction of Nadene Snyman.

11 - 12 September 2015

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concerts, Magical Musicals 2015, at Coppice Performing Arts School, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton.

6 September 2015

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at The Upper House, Barlaston, Staffordshire.

1 September - 5 September 2015

First Keys for Avenue Q for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

4 August - 16 August 2015

Guitars for Dogfight for The Old Joint Stock Musical Theatre Company at the Old Joint Stock Theatre, Birmingham.

6 August 2015

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Rise Hall, East Yorkshire.

27 July - 30 July 2015

Guitars and Mandolin for In The Heights for Impulse Productions at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

25 July 2015

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band at the Thistle Hotel, Birmingham.

24 July 2015

Keyboard in a Function Band at Thornton Manor, Merseyside.

18 July 2015

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at Ashwood Nurseries, Kingswinford, for the Garden Open Day.

16 July 2015

Went to see the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton.

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at Crewe Hall, Haslington, Cheshire.

11 July 2015

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church featuring Alexandra Jayne and Natasha Balderstone.

4 July 2015

Keyboard in The Collective Soul Band at Bowbrook House School, Pershore.

30 June - 3 July 2015

First Keys for Peter Pan for Tettenhall College Theatre Group at the Towers Theatre, Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton.

28 June 2015

Church Organ to accompany Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

27 June 2015

Concert with Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra playing Timpani at Wolverhampton Grammar School.

25 June 2015

Went to see Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre, London.

Went to see The Book of Mormon at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London.

23 June 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Jam House' in Birmingham.

20 June 2015

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

19 June 2015

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra with Lionel Friend conducting Stravinsky's Petrushka and Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No.3 in D Minor with Liang Shan playing Piano at Birmingham Town Hall.

13 June 2015

Keys in the Grand Central Function Band at the International Convention Centre, Birmingham.

6 June 2015

Piano at the Staffordshire County Showground along with violinist Georgie Mabey in aid of Katharine House Hospice, Stafford.

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Honeysuckle Inn' in Newport.

1 June 2015

Year 3 Percussion Recital at Birmingham Conservatoire.

30 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Shrewsbury Arms' in Albrighton.

29 May 2015

Piano for West Bromwich Youth Operatic Society's auditions for Les Miserables at All Saint's School, West Bromwich.

28 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Sandbrook Vaults' in Market Drayton.

27 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Jam House' in Birmingham.

24 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Malt Shovel', Hadley, Telford.

23 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Rock and Bowl Festival', Market Drayton.

19 May 2015

Sat in the pit for Dirty Dancing at Birmingham Hippodrome.

13 - 16 May 2015

Second Keys and Guitar for Ghost the Musical for West Bromwich Operatic Society at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

15 May 2015

Percussion Masterclass with Alexej Gerassimez at the CBSO Centre, Birmingham.

11 May 2015

Percussion Masterclass with Colin Currie at Birmingham Conservatoire.

5 - 9 May 2015

Second Keys for Sister Act for Brownhills Musical Theatre Company at the Garrick Theatre, Lichfield.

3 May 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Summer House', Wolverhampton.

2 May 2015

Percussion in recording session with Alexandra Jayne at 'Hey Jude's', Newport, Shropshire.

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Glee Club' in Birmingham.

30 April 2015

Percussion with Percussion Ensemble for the 'Schools Concert' at Birmingham Conservatoire.

21 - 25 April 2015

Musical Director for Crazy For You for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

14 April 2015

Percussion for Leon Haxby's Major Project, Snow White, A Ballet in Four Acts, at the Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham.

11 April 2015

Guitar and Percussion for a Recording session with Alexandra Jayne at 'Hey Jude's', Newport, Shropshire.

9 April 2015

Sat in the pit for MYK's production of Dogfight at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

5 April 2015

Percussion and Keyboard with Alexandra Jayne at Crewe Hall, Haslington, Cheshire

4 April 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne in 'The Big Busk 2015' in Shrewsbury.

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne on Radio Shropshire.

2 April 2015

Keys and Acoustic Guitar for Rent for South Staffs Musical Theatre Company at the Hutton Theatre, Wolverhampton Grammar School.

31 March 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at 'The Jam House' in Birmingham.

28 March 2015

Musical Director for a concert with Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton.

27 March 2015

Percussion with a Percussion Ensemble and Yejin Gill on Piano for Philippe Hurel in the Recital Hall at Birmingham Conservatoire as part of the Frontiers Festival.

25 March 2015

Went to see Thoroughly Modern Millie at Thomas Telford School.

23 - 25 March 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne in three assemblies at Ounsdale High School, Wombourne.

22 March 2015

Keyboard for a recording session with Alexandra Jayne and the band in Worcester at The Old Smithy Recording Studios.

21 March 2015

Accompanied Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at Sainsbury's, Wolverhampton, promoting the forthcoming production of Crazy For You.

15 March 2015

Percussion in recording sessions with Alexandra Jayne in Manchester with Samsara Sessions and Green Chair Sessions.

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Miss England heat at the Burlington Hotel, Birmingham.

10 - 14 March 2015

First Keys for Legally Blonde for the Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

7 March 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Junction Inn, Norbury.

26 February - 28 February 2015

Percussion for the Birmingham Conservatoire Orchestra for Ava's Wedding at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

14 February 2015

Piano with Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Co-op, Sedgley.

11 February 2015

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at Birmingham Symphony Hall.

3 - 7 February 2015

Musical Director for South Pacific for Phoenix Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

31 January 2015

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band at the Light House, Wolverhampton.

24 January 2015

Keyboard in the Alexandra Jayne Band at 'The Hive', Shrewsbury.25 January 2015

Percussion with Alexandra Jayne at the Sandbrook Vaults, Market Drayton.

22 January 2015

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble in the Recital Hall at Birmingham Conservatoire.

9 - 11 January 2015

Keys and Lead Guitar for Sleeping Beauty for Highbury Youth Theatre at the Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield.

31 December 2014

Keyboard with Dan Hayward on Drums and George Stuart on Vocals at Cafe Rouge, Solihull.

29 December 2014

Went to see Miss Saigon at the Prince Edward Theatre, London.

23 December 2014

Keyboard in a Function Band for a wedding reception at Coombe Abbey Hotel, Coventry.

21 December 2014

Went to see the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

20 December 2014

Piano with Phoenix Theatre Company at the Co-op, Sedgley.

19 December 2014

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Repertoire Orchestra in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

13 December 2014

Accompanied Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir at the Wombourne Christmas Tree Festival.

Accompanied Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at Sainsbury's, Perton.

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company for a concert at Brewood Village Hall.

29 November 2014

Went to see Love and Money at Pembroke New Cellars, Cambridge.

27 November 2014

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church as the special guest of Wombourne Community Pop Choir.

23 November 2014

Keyboard with Alexandra Jayne and the band at the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, supporting James Blunt.

18 - 22 November 2014

Second Keys for Peter Pan for Bilston Operatic Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

15 November 2014

Percussion in the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Wolverhampton Grammar School.

14 November 2014

Percussion in the Composers' Orchestra in the Adrian Boult Hall at Birmingham Conservatoire.

10 November 2014

Percussion with a Birmingham Conservatoire Ensemble at the Royal Albert Hall, London, as part of Music For Youth 2014.

5 November 2014

Percussion Ensemble Workshop with pupils at Tanworth-in-Arden Church of England Primary School.

1 November 2014

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concert, Magical Musicals, at St. Andrew's Church, Bentley.

25 October 2014

Percussion with the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

22 October 2014

Percussion with the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at Birmingham Symphony Hall.

21 October 2014

Attended a performance by 'Tradicional Cubano' in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

14 - 18 October 2014

Musical Director for Oliver for South Staffs Musical Theatre Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

8 - 11 October 2014

Lead Guitar for Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Company for The Witches of Eastwick at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

1 - 4 October 2014

Lead Guitar for West Bromwich Operatic Society for Spring Awakening at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

27 September 2014

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concert, Magical Musicals, at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Willenhall.

20 September 2014

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble, accompanying Mendi Mohinder Singh, at The Drum, Birmingham.

12 - 13 September 2014

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concerts, Magical Musicals, at Coppice Performing Arts School, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton.

2 - 6 September 2014

First Keys for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre for The Addams Family at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

30 August 2014

Accompanied Anna Lamplough for a wedding reception at Kibblestone Hall, Stone, Staffordshire.

16 August 2014

Sat in the orchestra pit for Wicked at the Birmingham Hippodrome.

3 August 2014

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band for a wedding reception at the Sandhole, Oakbarn, Congleton, Cheshire.

31 July 2014

Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band for a wedding reception at the Orsett Hall Hotel, Orsett, Essex.

27 July 2014

Concert at the Dorfsaal in Wildpoldsried, Bavaria, Germany.

26 July 2014

Concert in Giardino Superiore di Villa Mirra, Cavriana, Italy.

25 July 2014

Concert in Piazza Castello, Mariana Mantovana, Italy.

24 July 2014

Concert in the Duomo di San Matteo, Italy.

23 July 2014

Concert at Villa Ca'Conti, Granze, Italy.

21 July - 28 July 2014

Tour with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra to Northern Italy - four concerts in Northern Italy and one in Bavaria.

19 July 2014

Played Keyboard in the Grand Central Function Band for a wedding reception at Haslington Hall, Crewe.

17 July 2014

Pre-tour Concert at Wolverhampton Civic Hall with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra playing Percussion, Violin and Keyboard.

9 - 12 July 2014

Second Keys for Around the World in Eighty Days for Highbury Youth Theatre at the Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield.

8 July 2014

Percussion with Birmingham Conservatoire for the Music For Youth Festival at various locations in Birmingham.

5 July 2014

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring Annie Hodkinson and Stacey Powell.

4 July 2014

Piano for Vocal Examinations at Wolverhampton Music School.

21 June 2014

Timpani in the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Wolverhampton Grammar School.

28 June 2014

Sat in the orchestra pit for the matinee and evening performances of The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London.

22 June 2014

Accompanied Swindon United Reformed Church Choir and Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir in the Wombourne Music Festival at St. Benedict Biscop Church, Wombourne.

20 June 2014

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra for Messiaen's Turangalila-Symphonie at Birmingham Town Hall.

10 - 14 June 2014

Second Keys for South Pacific for Birmingham and Midland Operatic Society at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham.

31 May - 7 June 2014

Second Keys for Crazy For You for The Crescent Theatre Company at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

5 June 2014
Percussion in the Small Ensemble Series: Percussion Ensemble, in the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

27 May 2014

A range of Percussion instruments in the Year Three and Four Recitals at Birmingham Conservatoire.

13 - 17 May 2014

Second Keys for Sister Act for West Bromwich Operatic Society at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

8 - 10 May 2014

Second Keys for Singin' in the Rain for Aldridge Musical Comedy Society at the Prince of Wales Theatre, Cannock.

7 May 2014

Masterclass with Ivana Bilic at Birmingham Conservatoire.

6 May 2014

Percussion Recital at Birmingham Conservatoire.

4 May 2014

Went to see Snarky Puppy at the Glee Club, Birmingham.

1 May 2014

Went to see the Summer Concert 2014 at Wolverhampton Girls' High School.

30 April 2014

Went to see Hairspray at Heath Park School, Wolverhampton.

26 April 2014

Went to see The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London.

14 April 2014

First rehearsal for Oliver as Musical Director with South Staffs Musical Theatre Company at Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton.

8 - 12 April 2014

Musical Director for Thoroughly Modern Millie for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

3 April 2014

Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble performance in the Recital Hall at Birmingham Conservatoire as part of the Frontiers Festival.

24 March 2014

Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble performance at Birmingham Moor Street Station as part of the Frontiers Festival.

22 March 2014

Concert with Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra playing Timpani at Cranmer Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

16 March 2014

Piano for the auditions for Oliver for South Staffs Musical Theatre Company at Tettenhall College, Wolverhampton.

11 - 15 March 2014

Musical Director for Grease for the Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

23 February 2014

Appointed Assistant Musical Director of Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre Company.

18 - 22 February 2014

Second Keys for Me And My Girl for Bridgnorth Musical Theatre Company at the Bridgnorth Sports and Leisure Centre.

4 - 8 February 2014

Musical Director for Oliver for Phoenix Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

23 January 2014

Percussion and Timpani for the Snapshot Concert: Composers' Orchestra – ‘New Territories and Tchaikovsky’ in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

22 January 2014

Appointed Musical Director for South Staffs Musical Theatre Company for their forthcoming production of Oliver.

18 January 2014

Sat with the Musical Director, Bruce O'Neil and the band for the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Wendy & Peter Pan at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon.

28 December 2013

Went to see The Four Seasons by Candlelight at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the Mozart Festival Orchestra, with David Juritz (director/violin), Keri Fuge (soprano), and Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet).

21 December 2013

Drums on the recording released of A Blast From the Past CD by Counterpoint.

20 December 2013

Percussion and Keyboard in a Christmas Concert with Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at the Church of St. John in the Square, Wolverhampton. Also conducted my own composition, Minuet and Trio in C major.

14 December 2013

Accompanied Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir at the Wombourne Christmas Tree Festival.

12 - 15 December 2013

Second Keys for Jack And His Amazing Multi-coloured Beanstalk for Highbury Youth Theatre at the Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield.

3 - 7 December 2013

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company for Aladdin at Coppice Performing Arts School, Wednesfield.

30 November 2013

Accompanied Anna Lamplough on Piano with Callum White on Drums and Nick Roberts on Bass Guitar at the Hexagon Theatre, Reading.

22 November 2013

Successful audition for a work placement with the Royal Shakespeare Company.

20 - 23 November 2013

Second Guitar for West Bromwich Operatic Society for Grease at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

6 - 9 November 2013

Second Keys for West Bromwich Operatic Society Youth Theatre for Miss Saigon at the Lichfield Garrick Theatre.

2 November 2013

Went to see Karl Jenkins with the Manchester Concert Orchestra, the City of Birmingham Choir and mezzo-soprano Kathryn Rudge at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

31 October 2013

Went to see The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty's Theatre, London.

28 October 2013

Accompanied Janey Harold for her Cello Audition for the National Children's Orchestra at Shrewsbury School, Shropshire.

21 October 2013

Percussion in the "Frontier Series: Composers' Platform" in the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

18 October 2013

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

16 October 2013

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at Birmingham Symphony Hall.

8 - 12 October 2013

Keys for South Staffs Musical Theatre Company for Carousel at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

21 September 2013

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Laura Wright at Dudley Town Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

19 September 2013

Went to see The Lion King at Birmingham Hippodrome.

14 September 2013

Sat in the orchestra pit for The Lion King at Birmingham Hippodrome.

11 September 2013

Sat in the orchestra pit for The Lion King at Birmingham Hippodrome.

3 - 7 September 2013

Third Keys for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre for Seussical at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

7 - 9 August 2013

Lead Guitar for MYK Productions for 13 at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

9 August 2013

Keyboard for the wedding of Nikki Shiels and James Scott at Himley Hall, Dudley.

31 July 2013

Appointed Musical Director for Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company for their 2014 production of Grease.

28 July 2013

Concert at Esglesia de Sant Domonec de Puigcerda, Spain.

27 July 2013

Concert at Capellades, Spain.

26 July 2013

Concert at the Basilica de Santa Maria d'Igualada, Spain.

25 July 2013

Concert at the Cathedral de Santa Maria de Solsona, Spain.

24 July 2013

Concert in Placa Major, La Llacuna, Spain.

20 July 2013

Accompanist for the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at Ashwood Nurseries, Kingswinford, for the Garden Open Day.

Percussion for Aldridge School for Jesus Christ Superstar.

20 July - 28 July 2013

Tour with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra to Spain.

18 July 2013

Pre-tour Concert at Wolverhampton Civic Hall with the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra playing Violin and Percussion.

16 July 2013

Went to see Carousel at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham.

12 - 13 July 2013

Musical Director for Magical Musicals 2013 for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at Pool Hayes Community School, Willenhall.

13 July 2013

Accompanist for the Shirley Community Gospel Choir for 'The Big Gig in the Park', Northfield.

8 - 10 July 2013

First Keys for The Wizard of Oz for St. Christopher's Catholic Primary School, Codsall, Wolverhampton.

3 - 6 July 2013

First Keys for Peter Pan for Highbury Youth Theatre at the Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield.

5 July 2013

Percussion Audition for the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Youth at the CBSO Centre.

29 June 2013

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring Simbi Akande, Stacey Powell and John Walley.

22 June 2013

Percussion in Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra's concert at the Forest Arts Centre, Walsall, featuring my composition, The Toy Room.

21 June 2013

Concert with Birmingham Conservatoire, Premiere Britain, singing in the Choir at Birmingham Town Hall.

16 June 2013

Accompanied Swindon United Reformed Church Choir and Wombourne United Reformed Church Choir in the Wombourne Music Festival at St. Benedict Biscop Church, Wombourne.

15 June 2013

Played the Church Organ at the Open Day at St. Michael's Church, Himley.

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir in a concert at Stream Road Methodist Church, Kingswinford.

14 June 2013

Appointed as Musical Director for Willenhall Operatic Society's pantomime, Aladdin, in December 2013 and as Accompanist for their next production, Thoroughly Modern Millie, in April 2014.

Played in the Percussion Ensemble and Brass Band at Birmingham Conservatoire for the Open Day.

13 June 2013

Went to see Joe Satriani at Wolverhampton Civic Hall.

12 June 2013

Percussion Concert, Percussive Rhythms, in the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

11 June 2013

Rehearsal with Double Dose Theatre Company for I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, at St. Chad's Church, Chadsmoor, Cannock.

7 June 2013

Played Percussion in the Snapshot Series: Year of the Dragon, in the Birmingham Conservatoire Brass Band at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

30 May 2013

Went to see Hairspray at Birmingham Hippodrome.

28 May 2013

Played a range of Percussion instruments in the Year Four recitals at Birmingham Conservatoire.

13 - 18 May 2013

First Keys for The Wizard of Oz for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

13 May 2013

Percussion Recital at Birmingham Conservatoire.

11 May 2013

Concert at St. Mary's Church, Bilston with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra playing Violin and
Percussion.

3 May 2013

Accompanied Joe Brown and Ellie Stretton at Stourbridge Rugby Club.

2 May 2013

Accompanied A-level students at Stafford Grammar School for their practical examinations.

25 - 27 April 2013

First Keys for Deduction for Aldridge Musical Comedy Society at the Forest Arts Centre, Walsall.

16 - 20 April 2013

First Keys for Calamity Jane for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

19 April 2013

Piano lesson with Di Xiao at Birmingham Conservatoire.

31 March 2013

Drums with Counterpoint at 'Pipeline 2013', the 21st Annual International Instrumental Rock Music Convention, with special guest star from the USA, Bob Spalding, guitarist with The Ventures. The venue was the Metropolitan Police Sports Club, Bushey, Hertfordshire.

25 - 27 March 2013

Accompanist for the 'Ruby Concert' at St. Christopher's Catholic Primary School, Codsall.

24 March 2013

Appointed as Musical Director for Phoenix Theatre Company for the forthcoming production of Oliver in February 2014.

23 March 2013

Accompanied Stacey Powell at the wedding ceremony of her sister Jodie Samantha Powell and Richard James Hammersley at St. Chad's Church, Pattingham.

18 March 2013

Accompanied Andy Beveridge for his Grade Eight Violin Examination at Wolverhampton Music School, which he passed.

12 - 16 March 2013

First Keys for Footloose for the Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

28 February - 2 March 2013

Celeste for the Birmingham Conservatoire Orchestra for Il Trittico at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

19 - 23 February 2013

Keys for The Sound of Music for Bridgnorth Musical Theatre Company at the Bridgnorth Sports and Leisure Centre.

22 February 2013

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Brass Band at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

9 - 10 February 2013

Musical Director for I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change for Has#tag Theatre at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

6 February 2013

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

1 February 2013

Accompanied Sophie Bramall in a competition at the Royal School, Wolverhampton.

24 January 2013

Percussion in the Birmingham Conservatoire Composer's Orchestra at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

12 January 2013

Accompanist for Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society's Magic of the Movies at the Tally Ho Club, Edgbaston, Birmingham.

30 December 2012

Went to see The Four Seasons by Candlelight at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the Mozart Festival Orchestra, with David Juritz (director/violin), Rachel Nicholls (soprano), and Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet).

23 December 2012

Concert with Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the British Legion Club, Short Heath.

21 December 2012

Christmas Concert at St. John's Church, Wolverhampton, with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra.

16 December 2012

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Brass Band and the Worcestershire Youth Wind Orchestra at Kidderminster Town Hall.

15 December 2012

Played the Church Organ at Wombourne United Reformed Church's 'Christmas Tree Festival'.

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at the Annual Christmas Concert with Neil Bolton, performing with Sovereign Brass, Jubilate Children's Gospel Choir and Annie Hodkinson at Dudley Town Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

14 December 2012

Played the Church Organ at the opening of Wombourne United Reformed Church's 'Christmas Tree Festival'.

13 December 2012

Went to see Madness at the LG Arena, Birmingham.

10 December 2012

Sang in the Birmingham Conservatoire Chorus at Birmingham Conservatoire in the Adrian Boult Hall.

9 December 2012

Accompanied Anna Lamplough on Piano with Callum White on Drums and Nick Roberts on Bass Guitar at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

Percussion in a concert with Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Wolverhampton Civic Hall.

8 December 2012

Played the piano for Wombourne United Reformed Church's Christmas coffee morning.

Went to see Kinver Light Operatic Society's Christmas Pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

6 December 2012

Went to see Kinver Light Operatic Society's Christmas Pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

2 December 2012

Accompanied Anna Lamplough on Piano with Callum White on Drums and Nick Roberts on Bass Guitar at the West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge.

30 November 2012

Played Percussion in the Snapshot Series: Eurobrass, in the Birmingham Conservatoire Brass Band at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

27 November 2012

Performed in the Birmingham Conservatoire Percussion Ensemble, performing Percussive Rhythms, at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

24 November 2012

Went to see The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London.

23 November 2012

Went to see Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, London.

17 November 2012

Went to see the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra perform at Cranmer Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

13 - 17 November 2012

Second Keys for The Phantom of the Opera for Ellowes Hall Theatre Group at Ellowes Hall School, Gornal.

9 November 2012

Percussion in the Snapshot Series: Remembrance of Things Past, in the Birmingham Conservatoire Wind Orchestra at the Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire.

4 November 2012

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's show, Magical Musicals, at St. Andrew's Church, Bentley.

28 October 2012

Accompanist for the auditions for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's forthcoming production of Calamity Jane and then for all rehearsals as accompanist leading to the production in April 2013.

15 - 20 October 2012

Second Keys for Flashdance for Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society at Stourbridge Town Hall.

14 October 2012

Accompanist for the auditions for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company's forthcoming production of Footloose and then for all rehearsals as accompanist leading to the show in March 2013.

10 - 13 October 2012

Second Keys for Beauty and the Beast for Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Company at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

6 October 2012

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir and Charlotte Davies at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

5 October 2012

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's show, Magical Musicals at Pool Hayes Community School, Willenhall.

22 September 2012

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Aled Jones and Cripps and Saunders (Classical Vocal Duet) at Dudley Town Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

17 September 2012

First day at Birmingham Conservatoire.

15 September 2012

Percussion for Stage Production's production of Miss Saigon at the Mitchell Arts Centre, Stoke-on-Trent.

13 September 2012

Sat in pit for Stage Production's production of Miss Saigon at the Mitchell Arts Centre, Stoke-on-Trent.

4 - 8 September 2012

Second Keys for Miss Saigon for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

20 - 31 August 2012

Accompanist for rehearsals for the forthcoming production of Miss Saigon with the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre.

16 August 2012

A2 results day - Music (A), Music Technology (A), Geography (C).

25 July 2012

Concert at the Natural History Museum in Mdina, Malta.

Concert at the Suncrest Hotel, Qawra, Malta.

24 July 2012

Concert at the Church of Our Lady of Ascension, Mgarr, Malta.

23 July 2012

Concert outside St. Joseph's Church, Qala, Malta, as part of the village festival.

22 July 2012

Concert at St. Vincent de Paul Residence, Hal Qormi, Malta.

21 July 2012

Concert outside Mellieha Parish Church, Malta.

20 July - 26 July 2012

Tour with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra to Malta and Gozo.

18 July 2012

Pre-tour concert with the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, playing Percussion, and Violin.

17 July 2012

Accompanied Maddi Belsey-Day for her grade seven Bassoon Examination - she passed with merit.

14 July 2012

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring Charlotte Davies, Jodie Welch and Chris Wolverson.

6 July 2012

Went to see The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre, London.

1 July - 4 July 2012

Second Keys for Annie for the British Youth Theatre at The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

30 June 2012

Performed with Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Olympic Torch Ceremony in Willenhall town centre.

27 June 2012

Went to see Sweeney Todd at the Adelphi Theatre, London.

23 June 2012

Percussion in a concert with the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Cranmer Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

16 June 2012

Played the Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

11 June 2012

Concert at St. Benedict Biscop Church, Wombourne, as part of the Wombourne Music Festival.

8 June 2012

Went to see Julian Lloyd Webber and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

5 - 7 June 2012

Electric and Acoustic Guitars for Spring Awakening for the Sajja Arts Company at Ingestre Hall, Stafford.

2 June 2012

Played Bass Guitar in the RC Showband at Church Farm, Bishop's Wood for a Jubilee Garden Party.

27 May 2012

Went to see Karl Jenkins with the Manchester Concert Orchestra, the Lichfield Cathedral Young Voices and Cor Caerdydd at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

19 May 2012

Concert at St. Mary's Church, Bilston with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra playing violin and with the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra playing percussion (the David Woodyer Memorial Concert).

14 - 18 May 2012

First Keys for The Sound of Music for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

12 May 2012

First Keys for Half A Sixpence for the Trinity Players at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall.

10 May 2012

Performed in the King Edward VI College, Stourbridge, Summer Concert singing in the Choir and Chamber Choir, playing the keyboard in the Soul Band, and Harpsichord for the String Orchestra. Also accompanied the choir on piano.

8 - 9 May 2012

First Keys for Half A Sixpence for the Trinity Players at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall.

6 May 2012

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Music Gala Concert at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

24 - 28 April 2012

First Keys for The Wizard of Oz for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

23 April 2012

A2 Recital at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

20 - 21 April 2012

Second Keys, Electric and Acoustic Guitars for Rent for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at Centre Stage, Wolverhampton Music School.

30 March 2012

Accompanied the One Step Musical Theatre Education Project at Allenbrook Nursing Home, Halesowen.

27 March 2012

King Edward VI College, Stourbridge, Spring Concert at Stourbridge Town Hall, singing in the Choir and Chamber Choir, playing the drum kit in the Wind Orchestra, Timpani in the Orchestra and Harpsichord for a flute duet.

24 March 2012

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, Holborne Brass Ensemble and Mount Pleasant Primary School at Dudley Concert Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

22 March 2012

Grade 8 Percussion examination at the Netherton Arts Centre - passed with distinction.

Led a strings section of the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at a Head Teachers function at a hotel in Telford.

18 March 2012

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Wind Orchestra at Kidderminster Town Hall.

13 - 17 March 2012

First Keys for Half A Sixpence for the Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

8 March 2012

Went to see Chicago at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham.

3 March 2012

Percussion in a concert with the Wolverhampton Symphony Orchestra at Cranmer Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

25 February 2012

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Wind Orchestra at the Elgar Birthplace and Museum Centre, Worcester.

20 - 23 February 2012

First Keys for Hairspray for Thorns Community College Theatre Group at the Hardwicke Theatre, Thorns Community College.

14 - 18 February 2012

Second Keys for Beauty and the Beast for Bridgnorth Musical Theatre Company at the Bridgnorth Sports and Leisure Centre.

11 - 12 February 2012

Accompanist for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's auditions for Rent.

11 February 2012

Piano at the wedding reception of Samantha Strutt and Adam Walker.

9 February 2012

Went to see Sister Act at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

24 January 2012

Passed Driving Test.

22 January 2012

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's concert, Cabaret Club, at the Wolverhampton Music School.

8 January 2012

Accompanist for Kinver Light Operatic Society's auditions for The Sound of Music. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the production in May 2012.

7 January 2012

Accompanist for Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society's Evening of 40s Music at the Tally Ho Club, Edgbaston, Birmingham.

23 December 2011

Release of Present, a recording with Jodie Welch.

18 December 2011

Accompanist for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's auditions for The Wizard of Oz. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the show in April 2012.

17 December 2011

Piano for the coffee morning at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

16 December 2011

Christmas Concert at St. John's Church, Wolverhampton, with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra and Youth Wind Orchestra. The Toy Room, my own composition, was performed for the first time.

6 - 10 December 2011

Musical Director and First Keys for Mother Goose for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company at the Moreton School, Wolverhampton.

3 December 2011

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Orchestra at St. Martin's Church, Worcester.

26 November 2011

Went to see The Birmingham Royal Ballet's production of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker at The Birmingham Hippodrome.

19 November 2011

Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra began rehearsing my composition, The Toy Room.

18 - 19 November 2011

First Keys for The King And I for Redditch Operatic Society at the Palace Theatre, Redditch.

17 November 2011

Autumn Concert at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge. Played percussion and piano in the Wind Band, percussion in the Orchestra, sang in the Choir and Chamber Choir and played piano and drum kit in the Soul Band. Also accompanied a flute duet.

16 November 2011

Presented with the 'Student of the Year Award for Creative Music' in A Celebration of Excellence at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

15 November 2011

First Keys for The King And I for Redditch Operatic Society at the Palace Theatre, Redditch.

8 - 12 November 2011

First Keys for A Christmas Carol for Bilston Operatic Company at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

7 - 8 November 2011

Piano, Percussion and Composition auditions and interviews at the Birmingham Conservatoire.

1 - 5 November 2011

First Keys for Half A Sixpence for St. Alphege Musical Production Society at the Solihull Library Theatre.

29 October 2011

Went to see The Goldthorn Theatre Company's production of Murdered to Death at The Royal Wolverhampton School Theatre.

27 October 2011

Accompanist for Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society for their forthcoming concert in January 2012.

22 October 2011

Accompanied a group of the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at Tipton Conservative Club.

16 October 2011

Accompanist for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company's forthcoming production of Half A Sixpence and then for all rehearsals as accompanist leading to the production in March 2012.

12 - 15 October 2011

Third Keys for Jesus Christ Superstar for Brierley Hill Musical Theatre Company at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

8 October 2011

Musical Director for Willenhall Musical Theatre Company's concert, Magical Musicals - The Composers -at Short Heath British Legion Club. Performed Handprint On My Heart, with Claudia Gilmour on vocals, a song we composed together.

1 October 2011

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at the wedding ceremony of Claire Whitehouse and James Christian Wood at All Saints Church, Trysull.

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at St. Peter's Church, Kinver alongside Neil Bolton with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

26 September 2011

Received result of remark for AS Music Technology - now a grade A instead of grade B.

24 September 2011

Concert at St. Andrew's United Reformed Church, Wall Heath.

 September 2011

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Lesley Garrett at Dudley Concert Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

13 - 16 September 2011

Lead Guitar for Hair for Impulse Productions at the Towers Theatre, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton.

11 September 2011

Piano for the auditions for Mother Goose, at Stageworld, Wolverhampton, for Willenhall Operatic Society.

10 September 2011

Sat in the orchestra pit for Just So at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

8 September 2011

Went to see the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of Just So at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

3 September 2011

Musical Director for Willenhall Operatic Society's concert, Magical Musicals - The Composers at St. Andrew's Church, Bentley.

2 September 2011

First rehearsal as Musical Director for Willenhall Operatic Society for their Christmas Pantomime, Mother Goose, leading to all further rehearsals for the shows in December 2011 at the Moreton School Theatre, Wolverhampton.

18 August 2011

AS results day - Music (A), Music Technology (B), Geography (B) and Art (D).

17 August - 2 September 2011

Accompanist for rehearsals for the forthcoming production of Just So with the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre.

14 August 2011

Charity Concert for Chernobyl Children's Lifeline at Woodside Cottage, Kinver - The Picnic in the Garden.

31 July 2011

Concert at the Dorfsaal, Wildpoldsried, Southern Bavaria, Germany.

30 July 2011

Concert in Piazza Castello, Mariana Mantovana, Italy.

29 July 2011

Concert at Santuario Madonna del Dosso, Casalmoro, Italy.

28 July 2011

Concert in Piazza della Chiesa, Torri del Benaco, Italy.

27 July 2011

Concert in Hotel Antares, Villafranca di Verona, Italy.

25 July - 1 August 2011

Tour with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra to Slovenia - four concerts in Northern Italy and one in Southern Bavaria, Germany.

22 - 23 July 2011

Musical Director Willenhall Operatic Society's Summer Concert at Pool Hayes Comprehensive School.

22 July 2011

Pre-tour concert with the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, playing Percussion, Keyboard and Violin.

21 July 2011

Release of The Toy Room.

17 July 2011

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring Maddi, Simbi, Neil Bolton, Mike Wells and members of the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir.

13 July 2011

Grade 6 Percussion - passed with distinction.

6 July 2011

Piano and Drums in the Soul Band and accompanied the choir in a concert at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

3 July 2011
Piano for Kinver Light Operatic Society's auditions for Robin Hood, Babes in the Wood. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the production in December.

29 June - 2 July 2011

Lead Guitar and Second Keys for Fame for The British Youth Theatre at The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham.

25 June 2011

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at the wedding ceremony of Jonathan Charles Bowen and Claire Louise Bowen at St. Peter's Church, Kinver.

23 June 2011

Went to see Edgecliff High School's production of Annie for which I had arranged and mixed the entire score with Maddi Belsey-Day on Flute, Matthew Leach on Trombone and Dan Lacey and Dan Blower on Trumpets.

22 June 2011

Went to see the Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society's production of Thoroughly Modern Millie at the Solihull Library Theatre.

18 June 2011

Played the Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

16 June 2011

Sang with King Edward VI College Chamber Choir at St. Mary's Church, Oldswinford, in a service commemorating the Granting of the Charter by King Edward VI on 17 June 1552.

13 June 2011

Performed at the Wombourne Music Festival at St. Benedict Biscop Church, Wombourne, playing piano in a concert entitled Melodies on Monday.

12 June 2011

Went to see Craftsman's Art and Music's Measure, part of the Wombourne Music Festival at St. Benedict Biscop Church, Wombourne.

9 June 2011

Appointed as Musical Director for Willenhall Operatic Society's pantomime, Mother Goose, in December 2011 and as Accompanist for their next show, The Wizard of Oz, in April 2012.

4 June 2011

Performed at the Deborah Jones Memorial Concert at Old Swinford Hospital School, with all proceeds going to Mary Stevens Hospice.

29 May 2011

Piano for the auditions for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's forthcoming production of Just So.

22 May 2011

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Music Gala Concert at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

19 May 2011

First Keys for Annie for Old Fallings Players at Moreton School, Wolverhampton.

14 May 2011

Accompanied the Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir at the wedding ceremony of Sally Mary Perks and Ewan Athol Cowan at St. Mary's Church, Enville.

Co-leader of second violins in Spring Concert at St. John's Church, Wolverhampton, with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra.

13 May 2011

First rehearsal with King Edward VI College, Stourbridge Chamber Choir.

Second Keys for Me And My Girl for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

12 May 2011

Piano in the Orchestra and Soul Band Concert and sang in the Choir at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

9 - 11 May 2011

Second Keys for Me And My Girl for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

30 April 2011

Lead Guitar for A Slice of Smokey Joe's for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Graiseley Centre, Wolverhampton Music School.

19 April 2011

Went to see Impulse Productions performance of Sweet Charity at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton, for which I recorded the acoustic, electric and bass guitar parts.

15 April 2011

First rehearsal as Musical Director with Willenhall Operatic Society for their Summer Concert, The Music Hall.

5 - 9 April 2011

Second Keys and Second Guitar for Godspell for Willenhall Operatic Society at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

27 March 2011

Went to see the Worcestershire Youth Orchestra at Kidderminster Town Hall.

26 March 2011

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Faryl Smith at Dudley Concert Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

24 March 2011

Violin as part of an octet representing Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at The Holiday Inn in Telford.

15 - 19 March 2011

Second Keys for High School Musical for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company at The Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

23 - 26 February 2011

Musical Director and First Keys for The Snow Queen for St. James Primary School, Wollaston, PTA at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

19 February 2011

Piano for the Goldthorn Theatre Company in a concert for ‘Stroke Support West Midlands’ at The Day Centre, Wolverhampton.

23 - 29 January 2011

First Keys for Cinderella for Rainbow Pantomimes at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

15 - 16 January 2011

Lead Guitar for Cabaret Club for the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Graiseley Centre, Wolverhampton Music School.

14 January 2011

Percussion in first rehearsal with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra.

9 January 2011

Piano for Kinver Light Operatic Society's auditions for Me And My Girl. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the production in May.

6 January 2011

Awarded Music Subject Prize at Edgecliff High School's Presentation Evening.

30 December 2010

Sat in the orchestra pit for Aladdin at Chelmsford Civic Theatre - Mike Cotton played keys for four weeks with Ben Kennedy as Musical Director.

24 December 2010

Performed on 'The Bridge' Radio Station, Stourbridge, on the Mark Williams show, with Simbi Akande.

19 December 2010

Went to see Hayley Westenra at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

18 December 2010

Piano for the coffee morning at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

17 December 2010

Co-leader of second violins in Christmas Concert at St. Mary's Church, Bilston, with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra.

15 December 2010

Sang in the Choir for the Carol Service at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

5 - 11 December 2010

First Keys and Acoustic Guitar for The Sleeping Beauty for Kinver Light Operatic Society at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

4 December 2010

Musical Director for a group of Willenhall Operatic Society's members singing Songs From The Shows at the wedding reception of Theresa Thompson and Richard Bates.

23 November 2010

Went to see the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra perform Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 5 at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

21 November 2010

Piano for auditions and the first rehearsal for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre for their Cabaret Club, being performed in January 2011.

20 November 2010

Percussion at Ellowes Hall School for their production of The Wizard of Oz as deputy for Julian Powell.

18 November 2010

Autumn Concert at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge. Percussion in the Wind Band and Orchestra, sang and accompanied the Choir and Piano in the Soul Band.

17 November 2010

Percussion at Ellowes Hall School for their production of The Wizard of Oz.

13 November 2010

Went to see Cradley Heath Amateur Operatic Society's production of Crazy For You at Brierley Hill Civic Hall.

11 November 2010

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Maggie O'Hara and the Phoenix West Midlands Brass Band at Dudley Concert Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director for the annual Festival of Remembrance.

7 November 2010

The Show of All Shows at St. Peter's Church Hall, Kinver, with Ellie Stretton, Simbi Akande, Karl Babarczi and Joe Brown, raising funds for Great Ormond Street Hospital.

4 - 6 November 2010

Played electric and acoustic guitars for 13 for Coventry Youth Operetta Group at the Blue Coat Church of England School, Coventry.

31 October 2010

Played for the auditions for Impulse Productions, Wolverhampton for the forthcoming production of Hair, which was later changed to a production of Sweet Charity.

30 October 2010

Went to see West Bromwich Operatic Society's production of Jesus Christ Superstar at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

29 October 2010

First rehearsal as accompanist for Willenhall Operatic Society's production of Godspell, on at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley in April 2011.

24 October 2010

Appointed as Musical Director by the Parents' Association at St. James's C. E. Primary School for their production of The Snow Queen in February 2011 at Edgecliff High School, Kinver.

23 October 2010

Went to see Joe Satriani at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

22 October 2010

Sat in pit for Stourbridge Operatic Society's production of Our House at Stourbridge Town Hall.

18 October 2010

Went to see Stourbridge Operatic Society's production of Our House at Stourbridge Town Hall.

15 - 16 October 2010

Played lead guitar for Willenhall Operatic Society's show, Let Us Entertain You at Pool Hayes Community School, Willenhall.

9 October 2010

Concert at Wollaston Methodist Church featuring Ellie Stretton and Karl Babarczi.

7 October 2010

Piano for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company's auditions for High School Musical.

2 October 2010

Church Organ at Swindon United Reformed Church for the wedding of Debbie Green and Alan Peace.

27 September 2010

First rehearsal with King Edward VI College Wind Band, Stourbridge playing Percussion.

Release of Canon in D.

25 September 2010

Accompanied The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir with Neil Bolton, performing with Annie Hodkinson and Aled Jones at Dudley Concert Hall, with Mike Wells as Musical Director.

23 September 2010

First rehearsal with King Edward VI College Orchestra, Stourbridge playing Percussion.

First rehearsal with King Edward VI College Soul Band, Stourbridge playing Keyboard.

19 September 2010

First rehearsal as accompanist for the Parents' Association at St. James's C. E. Primary School for their production of The Snow Queen, leading to all further rehearsals for the shows in February 2011 at Edgecliff High School Theatre, Kinver.

17 September 2010

First percussion lesson with Julian Powell.

16 September 2010

Successful audition to play keys in the Soul Band at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

15 September 2010

First rehearsal as accompanist for Kinver Light Operatic Society for their production of Sleeping Beauty, leading to all further rehearsals for the shows in December 2010 at Edgecliff High School Theatre, Kinver.

14 September 2010

Selected to play Percussion in the Orchestra at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

First rehearsal as accompanist for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company for their production of High School Musical, leading to all further rehearsals for the shows in March 2011 at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

12 September 2010

Charity Concert with Felicity Maidment for Chernobyl Children's Lifeline at Woodside Cottage, Kinver, as support to Chris Eaton and Abby Scott.

11 September 2010

First rehearsal of the new term with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra as co-leader of second violins.

Piano at Stourbridge Town Hall for the 'Heritage Open Day'.

7 - 11 September 2010

Lead Guitar, except for the final night on Second Keys, for Thoroughly Modern Millie for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Arena. Theatre, Wolverhampton.

1 - 4 September 2010

Lead Guitar for Spring Awakening for Impulse Productions at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

24 August 2010

GCSE results day - 3 grade As, 5 grade Bs and 5 grade Cs.

17 August 2010

Went to see Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, London.

15 August 2010

Charity Concert for Chernobyl Children's Lifeline at Woodside Cottage, Kinver featuring Simbi - The Picnic in the Garden.

First rehearsal with the RC Showband on Keyboard at Wednesbury Conservative Club.

14 August 2010

Concert at Brookview Bupa Carehome, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, with Matthew Cotton and John Potter.

1 August 2010

Concert at the Kurhaus Groβer Saal, Bad Aibling, Germany.

31 July 2010

Concert at Postojna Caves, Slovenia.

30 July 2010

Concert at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia.

29 July 2010

Concert at Panorama Hotel, Bled, Slovenia.

28 July 2010

Concert in St. Nicholas Cathedral, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

26 July - 2 August 2010

Tour with Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra to Slovenia - four concerts in Slovenia and one in Germany.

22 July 2010

Pre-tour concert with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton.

19 July 2010

First meeting with The Gentlemen Songsters at Stream Road Methodist Church, Kingswinford. Offered and accepted the post as Assistant Accompanist, leading to a concert in September featuring Aled Jones.

17 July 2010

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring, Ellie Stretton, Simbi Akande, Patrick O'Donnell, Michelle Perry, Karl Babarczi and Natasha and Bryony Balderston - I performed on vocals for the first time ever at this concert.

12 July 2010

Accompanied Ellie Stretton at Edgecliff High School's Presentation Evening.

10 July 2010

Went to see 'The Drama Class' performing West Side Story at the Bonded Warehouse, Stourbridge, featuring Ellie Stretton and Joe Brown.

7 July 2010

Piano for Rainbow Pantomimes Company Auditions at Whitmore Reans Conservative Club.

6 July 2010

Grade 8 Piano – passed.

4 July 2010

Keyboard for ‘Carnival Praise’ at Wombourne Carnival.

30 June - 3 July 2010

Lead Guitar for the British Youth Theatre's production of Footloose at the Crescent Theatre in Birmingham.

23 June 2010

Went to see the Queensbridge Musical Theatre Society's production of Annie at the Solihull Library Theatre.

22 June 2010

Grade 8 Guitar - passed with merit.

21 June 2010

Piano in the Wombourne Music Festival and also accompanied Simbi Akande.

20 June 2010

Played the keyboard at Lindridge Farm, Six Ashes, in aid of ‘Help For Heroes’.

19 June 2010

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

Piano in ‘Summer Serenade’, a concert at Stream Road Methodist Church, Kingswinford which also featured The Kingswinford Ladies' Choir and Natasha Flowers on Oboe.

15 - 18 June 2010

Lead Guitar in Dudley College of Education's production of Little Shop of Horrors - Lead Guitar for the college's ‘Celebrating Success Awards 2010’ on 17 June.

12 June 2010

Concert at St. John's Methodist Church, Parkfield, Wolverhampton.

6 June 2010

Piano for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's auditions for Thoroughly Modern Millie.

1 - 5 June 2010

Third Keys in Impulse Production's production of The Wedding Singer at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

28 May 2010

After recording two pieces and then auditioning, won a bursary at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge.

10 - 15 May 2010

First Keys for Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Sweet Charity at Edgecliff High School Theatre, Kinver.

3 May 2010

Appointed as Accompanist for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company.

24 - 25 April 2010

Lead Guitar for It's a Spring Thing for the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre at the Wolverhampton Music School.

23 April 2010

Went to see West Bromwich Operatic Society's production of Beauty and the Beast at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

13 - 17 April 2010

Second Keys for Willenhall Operatic Society's production of the Australian version of The Pirates of Penzance at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

12 April 2010

Piano for the auditions for It's a Spring Thing for the Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre.

31 March 2010

After a successful audition, played in the Young Musician's Concert at Wolverhampton Music School.

28 March 2010

Piano in the Dudley Festival of Music, Drama and Dance.

20 March 2010

Went to see Walsall Operatic Society's production of Carousel at the Garrick Theatre, Lichfield.

16 March 2010

Sat in the orchestra pit for The Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company's production of Copacabana at the Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton.

13 March 2010

Guitar and Keyboard at Kinver Operatic Society's Stars In Their Eyes at St. Peter’s Church Hall, Kinver.

8 March 2010

Grade 7 Violin – passed.

6 March 2010

Musical Director for Swindon's Got Talent at Wombourne United Reformed Church and all rehearsals leading up to the production.

2 March 2010

Went to see a production of Romeo and Juliet at St. Peter's Collegiate School, Wolverhampton.

23 - 26 February 2010

Lead Guitar for a production of Bugsy Malone at St. Edmund's School, Wolverhampton.

21 February 2010

Ellie Stretton and Heather Round performed a song I composed with them, entitled Friendship, at the Summer House, Kingswinford.

20 February 2010

Went to see the Punch Theatre Company's production of Honk Junior at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

18 February 2010

Went to see Shrewsbury Amateur Operatic Society's production of Sweet Charity at the Ashton Theatre, Shrewsbury School.

9 February 2010

Concert at La Brasserie, Kidderminster, featuring Ellie Stretton and Simbi Akande.

4 February 2010

Went to see Lang Lang at the Birmingham Symphony Hall.

26 January 2010

Piano at the Edgecliff High School Certificate Evening.

24 January 2010

Went to see Showstoppers, a performance by Impulse Productions at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

23 January 2010

Piano to accompany Simbi Akande for the ‘Burns Night Supper’ at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

16 January 2010

Went to see Puss-in-Boots, a pantomime by Rainbow Pantomimes at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

14 January 2010

Piano for Kinver Light Operatic Society's pre-audition meeting for Sweet Charity. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the production in May.

11 January 2010

Sat in the orchestra pit for Rainbow Pantomimes production of Puss in Boots at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

29 December 2009

Sat in the orchestra pit for the matinee of Beauty and the Beast at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre, the Clyde Auditorium - Mike Cotton played keys for four weeks with the show on tour. Watched the production in the evening.

24 December 2009

Appeared on The Bridge Radio in Stourbridge with Ellie Stretton, performing three Christmas songs.

23 December 2009

Keyboard for outdoor Christmas carols and songs at Sandiacre, Himley, featuring Ellie Stretton.

18 December 2009

First performance with the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra in the Christmas Concert at St. John's Church, Wolverhampton.

16 December 2009

First rehearsal with Rainbow Pantomimes at Whitmore Reans Conservative Club for their production of Puss in Boots leading to further rehearsals with the company.

15 December 2009

Piano and Guitar at the Edgecliff High School Christmas Concert.

Guitar in the school's Variety Performance with ‘The Project’.

13 December 2009

Release of Time To Say Goodbye.

10 December 2009
Offered a firm and unconditional place at King Edward VI College, Stourbridge for September 2010.

6 - 12 December 2009

First Keys for Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp at Edgecliff High School Theatre.

5 December 2009

Piano for Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society's Show Songs and Christmas Favourites at Ounsdale High School Theatre, Wombourne.

1 December 2009

Met Alice Cooper after seeing him in concert at Wolverhampton Civic Hall.

3 November 2009

Concert at La Brasserie in Kidderminster, featuring Ellie Stretton.

30 October 2009

First meeting with Willenhall Operatic Society - this led to me becoming their accompanist from then on, playing for their auditions and rehearsals and eventually being in the orchestra pit for their production, The Pirates of Penzance.

20 October 2009

Went to see Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society's production of Footloose at Stourbridge Town Hall.

17 October 2009

Church Organ at Wombourne United Reformed Church for the wedding of Jayne Mayer and Steven Cooper.

Concert at the Church of the Ascension, Wall Heath, featuring Ellie Stretton.

13 October 2009

Piano and Guitar at the Edgecliff High School Open Evening.

10 October 2009

Concert at Monk's Farm, Stratford-upon Avon, featuring Ellie Stretton.

8 October 2009

First piano lesson with Catriona Roberts.

Appointed as joint accompanist for Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society with Tony Braddock.

5 October - 9 October 2009

Work experience with peripatetic teachers in various Wolverhampton schools through Wolverhampton Music School.

1 October 2009

Went to see Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Stepping Out.

30 September - 3 October 2009

Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Stepping Out featured five piano pieces I recorded for them.

25 September 2009

Concert at the Quality Hotel in Dudley to raise funds for St. John's Church Preservation Group - the concert also featured Ellie Stretton, Simbi Akande, Patrick O’Donnell and some friends from St. John's Methodist Church, Parkfield, Wolverhampton.

22 September 2009

First violin lesson with Michelle Perry.

12 September 2009

First rehearsal with Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra.

11 September 2009

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of West Side Story at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

3 September 2009

Interview on The Bridge Radio in Stourbridge about my musical activities.

27 August 2009

GSCE Music result - Grade A, entered a year early without lessons at school.

24 August - 5 September 2009

Accompanist for Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of West Side Story.

23 August 2009

Charity Concert for Chernobyl Children's Lifeline at Woodside Cottage, Kinver - The Picnic in the Garden.

21 August 2009

Went to see a production of songs from High School Musical and Mamma Mia at St. Bartholomew's Church, Penn.

10 August 2009

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre, also featuring Ellie Stretton.

7 August 2009

Went to see Footloose at the Prince of Wales Theatre, Cannock, a production by Impulse Productions.

24 July 2009

Went to see Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company's concert, Musical Delights at Perton Community Centre, Wolverhampton.

21 July 2009

Rehearsal as accompanist for Wolverhampton Musical Comedy Company for a forthcoming production, Musical Delights.

18 July 2009

Concert at St. John's Methodist Church, Parkfield, Wolverhampton in aid of El Centro Karen, a school and centre for underprivileged children in Uruguay - the concert featured Ellie Stretton and Simbi Akande.

14 July 2009

Concert with the 'Concert Orchestra' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, the last as leader of the orchestra.

11 July 2009

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church featuring Ellie Stretton, Simbi Akande, Bryony and Natasha Balderston and Olivia Smith - the concert also featured The Project.

29 June - 10 July 2009

Third Keys for The British Youth Theatre production of Summer Holiday at the Crescent Theatre, Birmingham - some dress rehearsals included. This work experience was organised by Mike Cotton.

6 July 2009

Concert at Wall Heath Community Centre featuring Ellie Stretton.

20 June 2009

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

7 June 2009

Church Organ and Piano at The Wombourne Music Festival.

3 June 2009

First rehearsal as Accompanist with Stourbridge Amateur Operatic Society for their production of Footloose.

1 June 2009

Piano for Kinver Light Operatic Society's pre-audition meeting for their Christmas Pantomime, Aladdin. Accompanist for all rehearsals leading up to the production in December.

30 May 2009

Accompanied Patrick O'Donnell on Guitar at St. Mary's Church, Enville in a charity concert for Chernobyl Children's Lifeline.

21 May 2009

Provided the entertainment, along with Ellie Stretton, for the Annual General Meeting of the St. John's Church Preservation Group, Kate's Hill Dudley at the Quality Hotel, Dudley.

16 May 2009

 Successful audition for the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra with Keith Sedgebeer.

7 May 2009

Release of Linda's Song, later renamed For A Friend.

4 - 9 May 2009

Sat in the orchestra pit for Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Oliver after playing as accompanist throughout April and early May.

4 May 2009

Release of Ellie's Song, later renamed Shorelines.

18 April 2009

Sixth CD, Classically Yours..., released

Concert at Holy Trinity Church, Ettingshall, Wolverhampton, featuring Ellie Stretton.

14 April 2009

Went to see Mamma Mia at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London.

11 April 2009

Interview about my musical activities on The Bridge Radio in Stourbridge.

6 April 2009

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre featuring Ellie Stretton.

Concert at St. Peter's Church, Upper Gornal, featuring Ellie Stretton.

1 April 2009

Drums in a group at Edgecliff High School in the House Music competition.
Piano in Wolverhampton Young Musicians' Concert

16 March 2009

Successful Piano audition to perform in Wolverhampton Young Musicians' Concert.

7 March 2009

Concert at St. Andrew's United Reformed Church, Wall Heath with Swindon Ladies' Choir.

4 March 2009

First concert as leader of the orchestra in the Concert Orchestra at the Wolverhampton Music School.

First rehearsal with Kinver Light Operatic Society for Oliver.

26 February 2009

Grade 6 Guitar - passed with merit.

18 February 2009

Concert at St. Chad's Church, Sedgley.

17 February 2009

Concert at Brook Court, Bromsgrove.

23 December 2008

Keyboard for outdoor Christmas carols and songs at Sandiacre, Himley.

18 December 2008

Piano in the Edgecliff High School Christmas Assembly.

16 December 2008

Grade 6 Violin - passed with merit.

12 December 2008

Church Organ at the opening of Wombourne United Reformed Church's 'Christmas Tree Festival'.

11 December 2008

Lead Guitar with The Project and also Piano in a medley of Christmas songs at the Edgecliff High School Christmas Concert.

1 December 2008

Went to see Kinver Light Operatic Society's production of Dick Whittington at Edgecliff High School Theatre and again on 5 December.

14 November 2008

Piano and Guitar at Geoff Tristram's book launch at the Whittington Inn, Kinver.

12 November 2008

Piano Masterclass with Richard Meyrick at the Wolverhampton Music School.

8 November 2008

Drums in a concert at Bromsgrove Methodist Church and Centre with Centrebeat. Also played Surfing With The Alien by Joe Satriani on Lead Guitar.

7 November 2008

Piano at Geoff Tristram's book launch at The Fox Inn, Kinver.

7 October 2008

Piano at Edgecliff High School's 'Open Evening'.

6 October 2008

Concert at St. James Church, Pensnett.

4 October 2008

Drums with Centrebeat at Bromsgrove Methodist Church and Centre and also Piano in a talent evening.

23 July 2008

Concert at St. Chad's Church, Sedgley.

21 July 2008

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

13 September 2008

Appointed as leader of the Concert Orchestra at Wolverhampton Music School.

17 July 2008

Went to the Wolverhampton Civic Hall to see the pre-tour concert by the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra - the tour was to Lake Geneva and the Black Forest.

2 July 2008

Concert with the 'Concert Orchestra' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, as Leader of the Second Violins.

28 June 2008

Concert at St. John's Methodist Church, Parkfield, Wolverhampton for Cancer Research UK - received certificate from a representative from Cancer Research UK for donations totalling £698 from musical activities.

25 June 2008

Received Music Award at Edgecliff High School's Presentation Evening.

21 June 2008

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

17 June 2008

Grade 5 Guitar - passed with merit.

7 June 2008

Fifth CD, The Works, released.

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church, also featuring Christophe Lynch on Cello.

30 April 2008

Went to see Steeleye Span at the Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury.

20 April 2008

Met Matthew Mills, a former Edgecliff High School student after a concert at the Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire - a former pupil of Lesley Woodyer.

26 February 2008

Concert at Brierley Hill Methodist Church.

9 February 2008

Concert at Catshill Methodist Church, Bromsgrove.

30 January 2008

Concert with the 'Concert Orchestra' at Wolverhampton Music School as Leader of the Second Violins.

3 January 2008

Concert at Mary Stevens Hospice, Stourbridge.

30 December 2007

Went to see The Four Seasons by Candlelight at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the Mozart Festival Orchestra, with Steven Devine (conductor), Nicola Stonehouse (soprano), David Juritz (violin) and Crispian Steele-Perkins and Tom Rainer (trumpets).

22 December 2007

Keyboard for outdoor Christmas carols and songs at Sandiacre, Himley.

18 December 2007

Grade 5 Violin - passed with merit.

7 December 2007

Concert at Woodside Community Centre, Dudley.

Keyboard at 'Tarmac' Christmas Dinner in Wolverhampton.

21 November 2007

Grade 7 Piano - passed with merit.

26 October 2007

Release of Sophie's Song.

1 November 2007

Keyboard at Geoff Tristram Book Launch at Stourbridge Rugby Club with a group called 'The Spacehoppers'.

10 November 2007

Concert at Lanesfield Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

13 October 2007

Concert at St. John's Church, Swindon.

12 October 2007

Went to see Rush at the NEC Arena, Birmingham.

22 September 2007

Piano in a Charity Concert at Ounsdale High School, Wombourne with the pupils of Debra Jones, past and present.

Concert at St. Andrew's United Reformed Church, Wall Heath.

31 August 2007

Received a letter from Cancer Research UK for a donation of £211 from my musical activities.

16 August 2007

Went to see The Sound of Music at the London Palladium, featuring Connie Fisher.

13 August 2007

Fourth CD, Musical Moments, released.

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

19 July 2007

Went to the Wolverhampton Civic Hall to see the pre-tour concert by the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra - the tour was to Estonia and Finland.

14 July 2007

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

4 July 2007

Concert with the 'String Orchestra' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton - in First Violins.

23 June 2007

Concert at St. John's United Reformed Church, Stourbridge.

16 June 2007

Church Organ at St. Michael's Church, Himley, Open Day.

7 June 2007

Grade 4 Guitar - passed with distinction.

12 May 2007

Concert at Carter's Lane Baptist Church, Halesowen.

28 April 2007

Concert at St. Mary's Church, Coton-in-the-Elms, Derbyshire.

14 April 2007

Church Organ at Wombourne United Reformed Church for the wedding of Hayley Jones and Simon Edmondson.

8 April 2007

Concert at Harper Adams Agricultural College, Newport.

2 April 2007

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

26 March 2007

Went to see Jethro Tull at the Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham.

20 March 2007

Grade 6 Piano – passed.

6 March 2007

Went to see Ludovico Einaudi at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

3 March 2007

Bought a late 19th-century French violin from Anthony Nickolds, Wall Heath.

1 February 2007

Piano at Edgecliff High School, Kinver Certificate Evening.

31 January 2007

Concert with the 'String Orchestra' at the Wolverhampton Music School - in First Violins.

30 December 2006

Concert at Brunel Court, Wombourne.

29 December 2006

Concert at Astley Village Hall, Stourport.

15 December 2006

Grade 4 Violin - passed with distinction.

13 December 2006

Violin and Piano in the Edgecliff High School Christmas Concert.

10 December 2006

Drums in the Wombourne United Reformed Church band for the Junior Christmas Service.

4 December 2006

Grade 3 Guitar - passed with merit.

28 November 2006

Concert at Lanesfield Methodist Church, Wolverhampton.

25 November 2006

Support act to 'The St. Andrew's Singers' at Sedgley Community Centre.

2 November 2006

Grade 5 Theory of Music - passed with merit.

26 October 2006

Concert at Queen Mother Gardens, Harborne, Birmingham.

17 October 2006

Violin and Piano in the Edgecliff High School Orchestra for the Open Evening.

14 October 2006

Support act to 'The Tong Singers' at St. John's Church, Swindon.

30 September 2006

Concert at Falcon Lodge Methodist Church, Sutton Coldfield.

16 September 2006

Went to see an organ recital by Noel Lee at St. Andrew's United Reformed Church, Wall Heath.

12 September 2006

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of Guys and Dolls at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

4 September 2006

Third CD, Classical, released.

28 August 2006

Went to see Guys and Dolls at the Piccadilly Theatre, London.

31 July 2006

Concert with the 'String Orchestra' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton - in First Violins.

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

28 July 2006

Concert at St. Francis Parish Church and Centre, Dudley.

22 July 2006

Piano at Wombourne Civic Centre for Reverend Jean Spragg's tenth anniversary.

20 July 2006

Went to the Wolverhampton Civic Hall to see the pre-tour concert by the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra - the tour was to Riva Del Garda, Italy.

11 July 2006

Concert at Carter's Lane Baptist Church, Halesowen.

5 July 2006

Grade 5 Piano - passed with merit.

3 July 2006

Concert with the ‘String Orchestra' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton - in First Violins.

28 June 2006

Violin and Piano in the Edgecliff High School Summer Concert.

11 June 2006

Concert at the Tally-ho Club, Edgbaston, Birmingham.

10 June 2006

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

26 May 2006

Received certificate from Cancer Research UK for a donation of £352 from my musical activities.

18 May 2006

Concert at St. John's School, Swindon.

13 May 2006

Concert at Cookhill Village Hall.

6 May 2006

Violin and Bass Guitar at the Kinver Country Fair with Edgecliff High School.

Concert at St. John's Methodist Church, Parkfield, Wolverhampton.

21 April 2006

Concert at Edgcumbe Court, Bartley Green, Birmingham.

15 April 2006

Concert at Harper Adams Agricultural College, Newport.

10 April 2006

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

4 April 2006

Grade 3 Violin - passed with merit.

3 April 2006

Second CD, The River, released

25 March 2006

Concert at Ripple Village Hall, near Tewkesbury.

5 March 2006

Met Lucia Micarelli in Blackpool after a Jethro Tull concert in which she performed.

2 March 2006

Went to see Jethro Tull at the Birmingham Symphony Hall, a concert also featuring Lucia Micarelli, a violinist from New York.

16 February 2006

Concert at Queen Mother Gardens, Harborne, Birmingham.

2 February 2006

Concert with the 'String Orchestra' at Wolverhampton Music School - in First Violins.

28 December 2005

First CD, Classics, released.

13 December 2005

Violin, Piano and Bass Guitar in the Edgecliff High School Christmas Concert.

18 November 2005

Concert at Cookhill Village Hall.

2 November 2005

Grade 4 Theory of Music - passed with merit.

18 October 2005

Violin in the Edgecliff High School Orchestra for the Open Evening.

17 September 2005

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of Honk at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

23 August 2005

Went to see a production of Godspell by the Port Colborne Churches, Ontario, Canada and St. Andrew's Church, Sedgley, at the Dormston Mill Theatre, Sedgley.

1 August 2005

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

30 July 2005

Concert at Brunel Court, Wombourne.

21 July 2005

Article in The Black Country Bugle about my musical activities.

18 July 2005

Grade 2 Violin - passed with merit.

14 July 2005
Leaving concert at St. John's School, Swindon.

13 July 2005

Concert with 'New Strings' at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton.

25 June 2005

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

23 June 2005

Concert at St. John's School, Swindon.

22 June 2005

Piano at Lichfield Cathedral with St. John's School, Swindon.

29 May 2005

Piano at Dinefwr Castle, a National Trust property in Wales.

13 May 2005

Won £500 for St. John's School after entering a competition in the "Express & Star", Design an Ad.

16 April 2005

Concert at Swindon United Reformed Church.

9 April 2005

Piano at Sedgley Community Centre Spring Fair.

4 April 2005

Concert at Sedgley Community Centre.

22 March 2005

Grade 4 Piano - passed with distinction.

5 March 2005

Met Thomas Trotter after a recital at Stream Road Methodist Church, Kingswinford.

26 February 2005

Concert at St. Andrew's United Reformed Church, Wall Heath.

8 February 2005

Concert with 'Early Strings' at Wolverhampton Music School - in Second Violins.

22 January 2005

Went to see Jack and the Beanstalk at Birmingham Hippodrome.

31 December 2004

Concert at Sandiacre, Himley.

18 December 2004

Concert at Brunel Court, Wombourne.

16 December 2004

Played the part of Mr Gruber in Barny at St. John's School, Swindon.

12 December 2004

Drums in the Wombourne United Reformed Church Band for the Junior Christmas Service.

5 December 2004

Invited to play in High Scorers' Concert at Wolverhampton Music School.

3 December 2004

Participated in a choir competition at The Merry Hill Centre in Dudley with St. John's School, Swindon.

25 November 2004

Concert at Brunel Court, Wombourne.

20 October 2004

Concert at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

30 September 2004

Participated in a Celebration of the Arts at Ounsdale High School, Wombourne.

26 September 2004

Drums in the Church Band for the Harvest Festival at Wombourne United Reformed Church.

11 September 2004

Went to see Rush at the NEC Arena, Birmingham.

10 September 2004

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's production of The Pirates of Penzance at the Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton.

15 July 2004
Went to the Wolverhampton Civic Hall to see the pre-tour concert by the Wolverhampton Youth Wind Orchestra and the Wolverhampton Youth Orchestra - the tour was to Portugal.

7 July 2004

Went to see the 'Early Strings' perform at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton as part of the 'Summer Series of Concerts' featuring Wolverhampton Music School students.

6 July 2004

Grade 1 Clarinet - passed with distinction.

12 June 2004

Went to see Les Miserables at the Queen's Theatre, London.

16 April 2004

Went to see Wolverhampton Youth Music Theatre's concert of Songs from the Shows at the Wolverhampton Music School.

29 March 2004

Grade 1 Violin - passed with merit.

27 March 2004

Piano Masterclass with Andrew Zolinsky at Oldswinford Hospital School, Stourbridge.

4 March 2004

Grade 3 Theory of Music - passed with merit.

28 February 2004

First Church Organ lesson with Noel Lee.

26 February 2004

Took delivery of new upright Kawai Piano.

2 February 2004

Received Drum Kit as a birthday present.

29 December 2003

Went to see The Four Seasons by Candlelight at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the Mozart Festival Orchestra, with Steven Devine (conductor), Gail Pearson (soprano), David Juritz (violin) and Crispian Steele-Perkins and Paul Beniston (trumpets).

28 December 2003

Went to see The Snowman 21st Birthday Concert at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, conducted by the composer, Howard Blake.

27 December 2003

Went to see The Magic of Gilbert and Sullivan at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

6 December 2003

Piano in a concert at Oldswinford Hospital School, Stourbridge with all of the pupils of Debra Jones.

25 November 2003

Grade 3 Piano - passed with distinction.

11 November 2003

Initial Grade Violin - passed with distinction.

13 October 2003

First Clarinet lesson with J. Burns.

8 September 2003

Piano for the first time in school assembly at St. John's School, Swindon - this led to playing four times a week.

10 April 2003

Piano at the Licensing of the New Vicar of St. John's Church, Swindon - Paul Regan.

5 March 2003

Grade 2 Theory of Music - passed with merit.

20 January 2003

First Violin lesson with Lesley Woodyer.

30 December 2002

Went to see The Four Seasons by Candlelight at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham, performed by the Mozart Festival Orchestra, with David Hill (conductor), Elizabeth Cragg (soprano), David Juritz (violin) and Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet).

18 December 2002

Played the role of Benjamin in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at St. John's School, Swindon.

13 July 2002

Piano in concert at Oldswinford Hospital School, Stourbridge with all of the pupils of Debra Jones.

19 June 2002

Grade 2 Piano - passed with merit.

15 June 2002

Grade 1 Theory of Music - passed with distinction.

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

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