September 20th 2018
TMS Director Jayne Davis was proud to present an evening of music from successful LCM students from the last 2 exam sessions. The evening took place at the Mayors Parlour Wolverhampton.
During the evening students both performed and where presented with their certificates by both the Mayor of Wolverhampton Mr Phil Page & LCM Chief Examiner Philip Aldred FLCM
May 18th 2018
TMS Welcomes New Teacher
Dale has been around the world of singing and performing since the age of 7, when he first started taking lead roles in school productions.
He became heavily involved in the world of light operatic and amateur dramatics in Shropshire and the midlands, where he took accolades such as Best Actor awards at regional competitions.
In the mid 80s and early 90s, Dale submerged himself into the world of a capella singing by becoming involved in the British Association of Barbershop Singers (BABS) and is now a member of their Hall of Fame, for his services to the organisation. Dale became a BABS national Judge and was often seen running classes at national and international education events in the UK and Holland. Dale has been asked on two occasions to teach at the A capella Festival in Oxford alongside the likes of Ben Parry and Ken Burton. In 1991, Dale started directing a local choir and took them from their initial national ranking of last place, to achieve 5th place, from around 55 national groups. During Dale’s tenure as Director, the group was well known for it’s artistic performances.
Dale has sung in several top level quartets, including 3 National Champion, Gold Medal winning quartets. He has represented Great Britain on the International stage on 8 occasions in the USA and Canada and on his last trip (Las Vegas 2017) , his quartet gained the highest score and placing for a British quartet ever.
Over the years, Dale has been involved in coaching many different groups across the UK and Europe, not only in the world of Barbershop but also individuals of all ages, show groups and a variety of other groups from all musical genre.
Dale arranges a capella music, produces learning tracks and currently directs his own mixed a capella community choir numbering 50-60 regular singers. Occasionally Dale will perform solo for weddings and special occasions.
March 21st 2018
Book Now For The TMS Keyboard Workshop in association with Yamaha Music Europe On May 20th
March 21st 2018
Book Now For The TMS Music Theatre Workshop Europe On April 9th-11th