Stephen is an in-demand vocalist, with over 15 years experience as a bandleader performing at high end corporate events, weddings and recording for TV and radio as well as for the Queen, Olly Murs and Arnold Schwarzenegger and been featured live on BBC Radio 2.
He performs regularly with his Doo-Wop vocal quartet the TestostaTones, as a singer with The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band, and with his Mumford & Sons style folk group the Rogue Shanty Buoys as well as performing as a soloist, backing-vocalist, as part of a Duo and with his own jazz swing group and touring theatre show.
He covers many genres and styles, including; Swing, Jazz, Ska, Reggae, Folk, Musicals and much more and performs and tours in his own theatre shows, as well as at weddings and corporate events in the UK and abroad.
Workshop Leader and Creative Practitioner…
Stephen has extensive experience creating and leading choirs and ensembles ranging from small group sizes to 100+ and has helped over 8,000 people “find their voice”!
He has worked with charities, companies and third-sector organisations as well as alongside national music and health organisations such as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the Alzheimer’s Society.
A choir and workshop leader with over twenty years experience, Stephen runs both physical choirs and workshops and online sessions, covering community and health choirs, folk and sea shanty ensembles, dementia singing groups, children’s choirs and sign language choirs.
Virtual Event Producer…
Stephen is an experienced virtual event producer with hundreds of hours experience handling live media broadcasts, livestreams, webcasts and podcasts for corporate organisations, charities and arts professionals
He has produced webcasts for festivals, charities and leisure and tourism organisations and businesses who have gone online in response to COVID-19 – festivals, gigs, open-air performances, Q&As, industry discussions, sporting interviews and more.
Whether you don’t know even know what a livestream is or you have gone live on social media many times and feel familiar and comfortable with the process but want to take your game to the next level – incorporating graphics, images, product placement or onscreen text in order to monetise your page, Stephen can help.
He can provide a full hosting and broadcast service or a plug-in service which compliments and improves what you are already doing:
- Integration of multiple guests to your live-stream from separate locations (different locations and countries! Introducing your team or featuring industry experts etc)
- Live-Streams sent to most social media platforms or simulcasted (several at the same time)
- Embedding of Live-Streams to your own website and RTMP integration
- White labelling services – Graphic and artwork creation, placements, lower thirds, integrated video overlays
- Onscreen text – scrolling, tickers, weblinks etc
- Pre-production, soundchecks
- Sponsor recognition
- Supply of presenter or host
- Scripting and good-practise coaching
- Post-event stats and reports
…and what is more, all of the above can be provided without ever meeting you or your onscreen guests who feature in your livestream! Stephen controls everything from his own studio – so social distance need not be a concern for you.