Newcastle's Voice of the Town

  • Term 1:
    18 Jan 2021 - 19 Apr 2021
  • Term 2:
    10 May 2021 - 02 Aug 2021
  • Term 3:
    13 Sep 2021 - 13 Dec 2021

Musical Director

Steve Morton

Shortly after gaining a First Class B.Mus degree in Jazz, Popular & Commercial Music, Steve founded Voice of the Town and established himself as a Musical Director and professional voice consultant within Higher education and the music industry.

He is a Certified Master Trainer of Estill Voice Training, an internationally renowned training programme for vocalists, and is one of only a few in the UK to hold such a qualification.

As a vocalist and pianist, Steve has performed on numerous occasions on live TV and Radio, and toured/played shows at some of the most iconic venues and festivals around, most notably as regular pianist for legendary Motown act 'Martha Reeves & The Vandellas', and on tours with the likes of Ocean Colour Scene.

As an arranger/composer and MD, he is often commissioned to write/direct for commercial, theatre and educational projects.
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The Duke of Wellington
20 Kenton Lane

Rehearsals are held in the upstairs events room on a Monday from 7pm - 9.30pm.

***N.B. Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, rehearsals are temporarily being held online using Zoom***

Term 1: No Rehearsal on Feb 15th or April 5th
Term 2: No Rehearsal on May 31st
Term 3: No Rehearsal on Oct 25th


    Being part of VOTT has really helped to build my confidence through performing and it's also a great form of escapism after a difficult day at work, home or anywhere else.


    Lisa, Newcastle VOTT