Presenter

Kim is a regular presenter at national & international vocal conferences, workshops, masterclasses due to her high profile in the field of contemporary singing pedagogy.

 

Conference Presentations

  • AOTOSAutumn Conference” day. Opening presenter: “Demystifying the Pop Voice – a detailed approach for contemporary vocal style and interpretation.” (Hammersmith UK 2011).

  • BVAInteractive Rock and Pop” day. Event organiser, presenter and MC (“Headliners” Comedy Club, Chiswick UK 2011).

  • “9th Pan European Voice Conference (PEVOC9)” 3-day event. Workshop: “Beyond the Major Scale – Contemporary Vocal Exercises for a New Generation” (Marseille, FRANCE 2011) [click here to read abstract]

  • “Singing and Health Day” (Liverpool UK 2010)

  • ANATSBalansing Act: National Conference ” 3-day conference. Keynote speaker – four separate presentations (Bardon Conference Centre, Brisbane AUSTRALIA 2010)

  • BVAChoice For Voice 2010 ” 3-day conference. Workshop: “Authentic ‘CCM’ (Contemporary Commercial Music) Song Interpretation” and Paper: “So you want to be a vocal coach? A multi-disciplinary perspective on teaching singing” (Royal Academy of Music, London UK 2010) [click here to read]

  • BVAInteractive Rock and Pop” day. Event organiser, opening presenter and MC (“Headliners” Comedy Club, Chiswick UK 2009).

  • “8th Pan European Voice Conference (PEVOC8)” 3-day event. Topic: “The Use of a Decibel Meter in Singing Training” (Dresden, GERMANY 2009) [click here to read abstract]

  • BVA Study Day “Tricks of the Trade”. Topic: “Rhythm is gonna get you!”, a variety of fun and relevant rhythm and articulation exercises from the pop coach’s ‘arsenal’ (International Student House, London UK 2009).

  • Occupational Voice Symposium”  Topic: “The Pressures and Pitfalls of a Session Singer” (University College London UK 2009)

  • BVAChoice For Voice 2008 ” 3-day conference. Topic: “An Interactive  Introduction to Commercial Pop Style for the Non-Pop Singer/Teacher” (Guildhall School of Music, London UK 2008)

  • BVAInteractive Rock and Pop” day. Topic: “Vocalise Xtreme!” (Royal Academy of Music, London UK 2007).

  • “7th Pan European Voice Conference (PEVOC7)” 3-day event. Topic: “Advanced Vocalises for Pop Singers” (Groeningen, NETHERLANDS 2007) [click here to read abstract]

  • "6th Pan European Voice Conference (PEVOC6)" 3-day event. Topic: “Beyond the Major Scale – A Proposal for Change” (Royal Academy of Music, London UK 2005) [click here to read abstract]

  • BVARock, Pop and Noise” 3-day conference (Royal Academy of Music, London UK 2004)

 

Workshops / Masterclass Presentations

 

Vocal Research Involvement

  • Julian McGlashan, Cathrine Sadolin, Henrik Kjelin  “Singing Teacher Terminology research study” (2011)

  • Lisa Popeil and Edrie Means Weekly (Shenandoah University) “Absolute Range in Singers” (2010, 2011)

  • John Nix (University of Texas)  “An International Survey of Singer Self-Perceptions Regarding Vocal Performance with and without Vibrato” (2010)

  • Lisa Popeil  “Sub-genres of Belting” (2009)

  • Gillyanne KayesTessitura and CCM Singers” (2008, 2011)

  • Helen Rowson and Ed BlakeUse of Abdominal Muscles in Support” (2008)

 

Endorsements