Newcastle's Voice of the Town

  • Term 1:
    18 Jan 2021 - 19 Apr 2021
  • Term 2:
    24 May 2021 - 30 Aug 2021
  • Term 3:
    13 Sep 2021 - 13 Dec 2021

Musical Director

Steve Morton

Shortly after gaining a First Class B.Mus (Hons) 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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Where?

The Duke of Wellington
20 Kenton Lane
Kenton
NE3 3BQ

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

Term 1: No Rehearsal on Feb 15th or April 5th
Term 2: No Rehearsal on May 31st or Aug 9th, 16th & 23rd
Term 3: No Rehearsal on Oct 25th or Nov 29th


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    We loved working with Voice of the Town on our 'A Touch of Class' tour. They not only sounded great, but we loved their energy too. Thanks guys!

     

    Ian Waite & Natalie Lowe, Strictly Come Dancing

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    Great songs, great arrangements, great people and fantastic performance opportunities. Joining VOTT is honestly one of the best things I've ever done.

     

    Lisa M, VOTT Member

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    I've met so many lovely people & made so many new friends since joining. I love the song choices & the harmonies sound spectacular! Rehearsals are so fun & the gigs are great!

     

    Sarah N, VOTT Member