"You have to be yourself to be a singer" - Mary King
Rachele has a BA Hons in Music with Instrumental and Vocal Teaching and has been running her private singing practice since 2009.
Her performance experience ranges from classical and musical theatre recitals to performing as part of an acoustic jazz duo. Other professional experience includes performances with the close harmony trio ‘Sorority’ and as part of a duo in West End Cabaret.
Rachele teaches solo singing in several schools in Havering. She also teaches and arranges songs for her vocal students ensembles, and is the singing teacher at a performing arts school.
She has enjoyed teaching a variety of students from beginners to West End performers. She teaches a variety of music such as classical, folk, musical theatre and pop. She is passionate about the voice and has attended courses for Estill Voice with Anne-Marie Speed and also Vocal Anatomy and Physiology with Declan Costello.
Rachele has produced and directed several productions for her singing students such as 'Matilda' and '13' and has written original scripts and songs for her students to perform.
Many of Rachele's students have enjoyed preparing for LCM music theatre exams in which she has a 100% pass rate with 75% achieving distinctions. Several of her students have also been very successful in local music competitions with many achieving first place in their class.
Rachele is a passionate teacher who is committed to developing students voices, performance skills, musicality and confidence through fun and engaging lessons.
Rachele has an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Check (CRB).
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