Katherine Curnow has been singing since she was a toddler and vocally trained since age nine in both classical and contemporary styles and studied Contemporary Music (Voice) at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
Katherine maintained a heavy performance and teaching schedule in Perth, prior to moving to London in 2011, including performing at The Ellington Jazz Club, Crown Resort and various private functions and special events and supported R&B group 112 on the Perth leg of their Australian tour in 2015. Whilst in London, she performed as a lead and backing vocalist at venues such as Bush Hall, The Troubadour and Bloomsbury Ballroom and other various venues and events around London.
From 2010 to late 2011/early 2012 Katherine took a hiatus from singing due to developing Muscular Tension Dysphonia and through her experience with this vocal problem, and after learning from and working with the best team of voice professionals in the UK, is now primarily focused and passionate about establishing and maintaining correct vocal technique with all her students. Her lessons comprise of technical knowledge of mechanisms of the voice, basic music theory, performance and stage presence and business mentorship.
She is able to teach all contemporary vocal styles and specialises in soul, R&B and pop.
She has experience in private one-on-one tuition from the ages of six to 48, has taught in music schools, has experience in teaching small groups and developed a choir programme.
All lessons are catered towards the individual, designed to meet the needs, level and goals for each student.
All lessons are based in Perth, WA, however, Skype lessons are also available.