Paul is uniquely qualified as a Specialist Vocal Coach, was for 20yrs Clinical Vocal Consultant at University Hospital Birmingham, and is currently an Associate with a number of Harley St ENT practices. Having taught at the Royal Academy of Music (RAM), Birmingham Conservatoire and Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, he is now Vocal Health & Technique Consultant to the Jette Parker Young Artists’ Programme at the Royal Opera House and vocal coach to some of the world’s foremost opera and concert performers.
Paul has been a core member of the Samling Masterclass team since 1997 and participates in Samling’s Outreach projects with schools. He has worked with the casts of numerous West End musicals and given live broadcast masterclasses on Spanish TV’s ‘Operación Triunfo’ (Pop Idol).
Paul has led masterclasses with organisations as varied as the RAM, with the Choir of New College Oxford, BABS & LABS, the Barbershop Associations in the UK, as well as presenting courses and workshops in Madrid, Helsinki, Stockholm, Gran Canaria & Barcelona He has been an artist in residence at Queens University Belfast and recent engagements include masterclasses in Barcelona, Hannover and Milan. Paul is visiting vocal consultant to Göteborgs Operan Sweden.
Luke Trayman (5 Day Course 2011)
His latest project is as vocal coach to the cast of the movie ‘Quartet’ which is being Directed by Dustin Hoffman & includes Dame Maggie Smith, Pauline Collins, Sir Tom Courtenay & Billy Connolly, which is currently in production & will be released later in 2012.
Future engagements include, guest coach with the Danish Radio Choir, and teaching and wokrshops in Florida, Berlin, Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore & Hong Kong & Haarlam Netherlands & will return to Tokyo in both Spring and Autumn of 2012.