Mike King's expertise is in contemporary music - soul, jazz, pop, R&B and gospel. He has been a freelance singer, musician, musical director and songwriter for over 11 years.
His lessons will be tailored to the student's specific needs but will usually cover the following:
Vocal technique - breathing and support, projection and control, tone variety and colour, vocal placement and use of chest and head voice.
Vocal performance - connecting to the song and lyric, dynamics, phrasing, vocal licks and styling, portraying emotion, expression and interpretation, melody variation and adlibs.
Songwriting, music production, keyboard tuition and music theory can also be taught.