Founder, Manager and Head Teacher

Talena has worked with clients of all ages and abilities in order to help them discover their full potential, while taking on an approach that focuses on patience and self-encouragement.

With over 20 years experience in the demanding field of the Pop, Rock & Metal Music Industry, touring frequently to promote original releases, as well as touring as support for bigger bands, Talena has the knowledge and skills to guide you in your own musical venture.

Through her unique and personalised teaching methods,developed over the past 15 years of music tuition, students are able to develop study habits and effective learning strategies that last. The greatest joy is watching students succeed and unlock their own potential. Contact me and see how my services can benefit you today!

Talena Cuthbert 


* MA in Vocal Performance

* BA hons degree in Popular Music & Recording 
* Grade 8 ABRSM Singing
* Grade 8 ABRSM Piano
* Grade 5 ABRSM Theory
* A-Level Music

* DBS full disclosure

* MU member

* Public Liability Insurance

* SEN experience

+ 20 Years performance experience

    - Front woman to  Metal band "Gone Til Winter"

    - Playing at "Bloodstock" OPen Air Festival

    - Touring with Blaze Bayley

+ 19 years teaching experience

+ Specialist within the popular music genres & metal distortion and power vocals

+ Training in the four pillars by renowned american vocal coach, Robert Lunte

+ RSL Rockschool grades taught (Debut to Grade 8)

+ RSL Rockschool Dipolmas taught

+ composition guidance

+ recording & touring training

* Singing lessons & Vocal Coaching - beginner to professional

* Songwriting and Artist Development

* Music Mentoring (including mindfulness through singing)
* Piano lessons - beginner to Advanced
* Ukulele - beginner to intermediate

* Guitar - beginner to intermediate

Talena currently works as a Music Mentor, Songwriting Coach, Instrumental Teacher and Workshop Leader for Hertfordshire Music Service as well as Specialist Vocal Coach & Singing Teacher at The Music Gym in Watford.



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