Rebecca Hurrell

London, United Kingdom

Musician

www.beccahurrell.com

I am a professional musician seeking paid work in bands / recording sessions.

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Physical Details

Height
180 cm / 5ft 11in
Shoe size
9.0 UK / 10.5 US / 43.0 Euro
Weight
57 kg / 125 lbs
Hair colour
Brown
Ethnicity
White / Caucasian
Hair length
Short
Skin colour
White
Hair type
Straight
Eye colour
Brown
Dress Size
8 - 10
Chest
86 cm / 34 in

Experience

2010
  • K College : Popular Music Performance Degree, Tonbridge, UK

Music

Clarinet ability: ExpertLike to join a band: Yes
Saxophone ability: Expert
Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Electronic
  • Hip-hop
  • Jazz
  • Classical
Influences: Ray CharlesMarvin GayeAl GreenStevie WonderOtis ReddingMaceo ParkerKing CrimsonJohn ColtraneJon ClearyWayne ShorterVangelisBad PlusTrombone ShortyNeville Brothers

Becca has experience in a wide variety of bands of different musical genres and has played at a variety of venues and events in the UK and internationally: in New Orleans and Europe. Over the years Becca has played with: Lillian Boutte, the world renowned Jazz singer from New Orleans, Pete Phipps from the 'Glitter Band', as well as Paul Jobson and Dudley Ross from 'Cut The Funk'. Becca is a fluent sight reader and is confident improvising in a variety of different musical styles.

Teaching:
Becca teaches Saxophone/Clarinet/Music Theory/Improvisation in the West Kent, Medway and East Sussex areas at very competitive prices. Becca is available for teaching work in Primary/Secondary schools, for more info about teaching please click the contact page

Musical Education:
University of Kent - BMus Popular Music: 2013-2014 (currently studying in the 3rd year)

University of Kent – Popular Music Performance Foundation Degree: Merit (2010-2012)

A level Music (2010)
A level Music Technology (2010)

Grade 8 Saxophone: Distinction (2009)
Grade 8 Clarinet (2010)
Grade 8 Popular Music Theory: Merit (2012)
Grade 5 Music Theory (2004)
Grade 4 Piano (2009)

GCSE Music: A* (2008)

Work Experience:
Last year Becca went to New Orleans and played Saxophone at the French Quarter Festival with Jazz singer Lillian Boutte, as well as two other gigs while she was out there and helped to run a music workshop for disadvantaged children in the Treme district of New Orleans.

Becca has attended six work experience courses over the past few years through the Corps of Army Music; the Royal Military School of Music, the Parachute Regiment Band, the Royal Engineers Band, the Welsh Guards Band and the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Band.

Becca had a week of work experience in ‘Boogie Park Studios’ in Hamburg in April 2009, which gave her an insight into the working life of a music producer, as well as communicating with the producers and musicians in the studio, mostly in German.

Becca has wide experience of musical styles including: Funk, Soul, R&B, Jazz, Fusion, Pop, Rock, Rock and Roll, Rythm and Blues, Girl Grunge, Ska, Prog Rock, Country, Classical, Experimental, Military, Orchestral, Wind band, Saxophone Quartet, Clarinet Quartet and Musical.

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